June 7, 2022
Part 3: Camano Island Camano Island, just a short drive north of Seattle, is connected to the land...
June 6, 2022
Rustica Italian Restaurant and Bar food and drinks
Part 2 Central/North Whidbey; Coupeville-and Beyond (read Part 1 here). Just 15 minutes from...
May 24, 2022
Hood River
Is It Really Just the Water? Hood River, Oregon, along the Columbia River, has been declared the...
May 17, 2022
Cauliflower Blueberry Ayurveda Ice Cream
Spring is in the air and with the changing weather some might find the urge to reach for the...
May 17, 2022
reuben sandwich
Part 1 South Whidbey: Clinton to Langley to Greenbank We left our home in Redmond, Washington, and...
December 3, 2021
Hood Canal trail
Part 2: Outdoor Fun Along the Hood Canal in the Fall and Winter: Don’t Whine About the...
November 8, 2021
Alderbrook Resort
Part 1: Fall/Winter Comfort Food, Outdoor Fun, and Tranquility Awaits A room with a view of a fjord...
November 2, 2021
Des Moines Park
The weather forecast for the day called for rain and wind. What a surprise for a fall/winter...
September 22, 2021
Gazpacho
Part 3 of Salem, Oregon: Grab a Bite to Eat, a Sip of Wine, and Unwind in the Outdoors (Read Part 1...
August 31, 2021
kayaking in Salem Oregon
Part 2 of Salem, Oregon: Grab a Bite to Eat, a Sip of Wine, and Unwind in the Outdoors. With...
August 31, 2021
Korean Fried Chicken
Healthy recipes that look and taste good are hard to come by. However, they do exist, and some are...
August 26, 2021
korean 5 spiced shortribs
Salem, Oregon Part 1- Eating Your Way Through Downtown Salem The main goal for our trip to Oregon...
July 12, 2021
Part 2 of 47 Hours of Bliss in Spokane: -Riding the Waves, Dining, Wine Tasting, and More (read...
July 8, 2021
Cocktails
Part 1: Riding the Waves and More We headed out for our adventure early one rainy day. As we left...
June 22, 2021
dining with kids
As we enter the summer months, many states are lifting pandemic restrictions and allowing indoor...
May 25, 2021
Hello, it's been quite some time since I stopped working full-time at Foodista, but still...
May 18, 2021
Cedar Planked Harissa Salmon
If you’re a salmon lover, chances are you’ve been awaiting the arrival of Copper River...
May 12, 2021
 Walnut Nettle Pesto
Stinging nettles are one of the most abundant and nutritional plants to forage this time of year....
May 6, 2021
Krista Patterson
Our adventure started early from Redmond, Washington, and we hit the road to Richland to purchase...
April 22, 2021
Herb Jam
All too often, the tops and stems of herbs and vegetables are tossed in the trash or compost, but...

Pages