Experiences from Wenatchee, Leavenworth, Methow Valley, Lake Chelan and surrounding territories.
COMMENTS: Scrabbles of week-old snow are slung against the coldest contours. I've come to this familiar swath of the Okanogan again today to listen intently to the land and its coveys of grouse hoping I can become more worthy of their harvest. Instead of hooting I hear only
COMMENTS: A business trip from Spokane offers a chance for my first visit to Wenatchee's famed Pybus Market. Earlier this summer, I was in San Francisco at the historic Ferry Terminal. What happens in San Fran happens in Wenatchee...
COMMENTS: It's not babysitting when you're the dad; that's called parenting. After my wife is all set up at her work conference at the Coast Hotel and Wenatchee Convention Center, it's the girls and me for the next eight hours or so. No sweat, right? Step one: treat yo self.
COMMENTS: Most of us know it as Wild Horses Monument, but David Govedare of Chewelah named his sculpture after a Great Spirit gifting horses to the land. As I drove eastbound on I-90, a bright blaze combed the grassy bluff toward the pack of wild horses.