Meet the Sequoia: Ashland Tree of the Year 2005

I know what you’re thinking. What happened to those Tree of the Year posts? To make up for lost time, I present you with one of the mightiest of trees — the sequoia: If it weren’t for those power lines, this might actually be a nice photo. There are actually quite a few sequoias in …

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Vegan dining in Friday Harbor

San Juan Island is one of my favorite places to be in the world, mostly because of the stunning scenery and wildlife: windswept ocean vistas, rocky black-sand beaches, bald eagles, red foxes…the list goes on and on. Almost as glorious as all the beauty and wildlife was to find a restaurant and wine bar that …

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