“It’s pretty exciting, for a boy from Kent,” said Bob Nelson.
Every winter, a few hardy souls embark on the great wild Christmas tree hunt. Cutting trees on National Forest land is both inexpensive and can be a family adventure – provided safety protocols are followed. The U.S. Forest Service carefully regulates the practice as an aid to forest thinning.
Scott Speck is a best-selling author, a public speaker, a polylinguist and a savvy social media presence. He’s also a conductor respected nationwide for his energy and communication – and he’s arriving in town this week for his audition concert Sunday for the position of music director with the Tacoma Symphony Orchestra, playing Tchaikovsky’s Fifth Symphony, Beethoven’s First Piano Concerto and a Philip Glass overture.
When the days get short in October, the trees and shrubs in Julia and Ernie Graham’s garden don’t go quietly into the night.
Sometimes it feels like parenting is the ultimate, never-ending, on-the-job training experience.
It’s apple season again, one of the few times of the year I’m sorry I live in the city, without a car. If only I lived near an orchard, I’d pick my own apples and be happy.
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