Bellingham

Satisfy your crepe craving at these local hot spots

Growing up in a Scandinavian family, we used to make Swedish pancakes every weekend for breakfast, so it should come as no surprise that I'm a fan of the Swedish pancake's cousin, the French crepe! When it comes to Swedish pancakes, I'm typically a purist and don't dress them up with much in the...
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Everything you need to know about Bellingham Beer Week

Anytime a town devotes an entire week to BEER, you'll have my attention. Bellingham Beer Week is ON and the celebration runs for 9 glorious, pint-filled days. The Official 2018 @bham.beer.week Guide is out now! Check Bellingham's breweries and taphouses to grab one! #bellinghambeerweek #BBW18 #...
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5 Reasons I Love Beautiful Mt. Baker

Although I am ashamed of my lack of total vertical feet this season, I'm still geeking out over the beautiful day I had at Mt. Baker yesterday. For those who have been there before, you already know it's a super special place. But if you've never been to Baker, please allow me to entice you with...
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My 1st ski day of the season was PERFECT!

"Reunited and it feels so good!" I am pretty sure Mt. Baker was singing the same lyric yesterday. As you may know, Brad and I have been remodeling our place for about a year. Typically, I'm the one who calls in sick on opening day due to "mountain flu". However, because every weekend has been...
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This is what you do when you finally pay off your car

Saturday was a BIG day for me, Rockaholics. I paid off my car!!! I bought the car 9 years ago this month, and celebrated by eliminating my car payment! So how does someone like me commemorate such an event? By checking out a new brewery, of course! Brad and I were already traveling to Ferndale for...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: 1 Day, 30+ Brewers, 60+ Craft Brews

As it turns out, heaven IS a place on earth, and it's Bellingham's annual Brewers by the Bay presented by the Bellingham Bay Rotary! From 1:00 to 5:00 P.M. this Sunday July 24th, hang at the Depot Market Square in downtown Bellinghamto visit wtih more than 30 regional brewers who will be serving up...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: 5 Non-Traditional Eggs Bennies You MUST Try

I'm a MAJOR fan of brunching. In fact, I did so this past Sunday, and it inspired me to blog about one of my FAVORITE things to eat at brunch - Eggs Benedict! Although I love a traditional Eggs Benny, I have branched out when I've found something non-traditional on a menu. I wanted to share these 5...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: How To Step Up Your Sock Game

One thing you might not know about me and the people I work with is our collective obsession with novelty socks. We think boring socks are a waste of socks. Almost every single day, we take the time to gather and show off what pair we are wearing. Sometimes they're eclectic argyle socks. Sometimes...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Deming Logging Show

I remember going to my first logging show as a young girl and being completely fascinated by the skills and events of local loggers in the PNW! This weekend I feel as excited as I did as a kid, gearing up for the 2017 Deming Logging Show just outside Bellingham! The event started back in 1963 has...
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Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: 4 Canned IPAs for Summer Sipping

Although I prefer my IPAs poured straight from the source, bellied up to the bar of my go-to breweries, I am completely ecstatic to see some of my favorite breweries canning their IPAs! For summertime, this is the way to go, because I spend so much time barefoot at the beach, and glass bottles...
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