Archive for March, 2010

Going Home: A Day in The Life of An Islander

The Ferry Line posted 03/23/2010 M.E. Rollins Waiting in the ferry line in Anacortes, I’m sitting propped up on pillows and blankets in the back seat of my car, knitting. It’s a beautiful Spring day. I’m happy to say I don’t have cancer or anything like that, but I did get some news from my More >

“Orcas Ohana: Fido Nirvana” Says FIDO Friendly Magazine

A big thank you to Carol Bryant for showcasing The Orcas Ohana in their “Tails From The Road” blog. Friends, check out FIDO Friend Magazine’s brand new bright and shiny blog while you’re at it! Orcas Ohana: Fido Nirvana Thursday, March 18th, 2010 Written by: Carol Bryant Budget friendly. Family friendly. Fido friendly. We’ve uncovered More >

Just A Ferry Away: Orcas Island Washington

March & April Events on Orcas Island

March & April Events: WORKSHOP: TELLING A LIFE JOURNEY STORY @ ORCAS SR. CENTER (Fridays, March 12 & 26; April 9 & 30, from 10 am – 3:30 pm) In conjunction with the Orcas Historical Museum July event, “Journey Stories,” (in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution), Caroline Buchanan will lead a series of Friday work More >

Kids Love Orcas Island: Skate Parks, Bike Paths & Hiking

Look who we found on Orcas Island! Mike McQuaide, a Bellingham freelance writer and author, details his journey to Orcas Island with his outdoor-skatepark-loving son. Check out the kid-friendly hot spots for your next trip to Orcas. Orcas Island grabs kids with skate parks, bike paths You know how it is. You’re riding the big More >

FIDO Friendly Magazine Raves: Tranquility Awaits At The Orcas Ohana

FIDO Friendly Magazine Editor, Nicholas Sveslosky, visited us at The Orcas Ohana last fall and he’s got a lot to say about just how relaxing and “fido friendly” The Ohana is! Thank you, Susan and Nicholas for your support. Tranquility Awaits This Orcas Island vacation home will take your breath away. By Nicholas Sveslosky, Editor More >