Two Worlds One Life

This story follows a day in the life of Rachel Auestad as she chronicles the balance between caring for a farm while working a full-time job in the city.  Rays of sunlight slowly seep through cracks in the blinds, and the echo of the roosters’ crowing...

Foster a Pet While Social Distancing

The COVID-19 crisis has some animal shelters and rescues struggling to care for pets. So, in this period of working and self-isolating at home, what better time to foster a dog or cat? You’ll be helping the community and bringing joy to your home. If you’ve...

European Destinations Right Here in the Pacific Northwest

If you’re yearning for a unique getaway, you can plan a visit to a charming town that offers a little taste of Europe right here in the Northwest. Just wait until after the COVID-19 crisis is over to visit, of course. Poulsbo Velkommen til Poulsbo! This town...

Incredible Tours You Can Take From Home

With more and more states mandating in-home quarantines, it is easy to feel disconnected from the rest of the world. Luckily, that doesn’t have to be the case!  Around the globe, various museums, amusement parks, zoos, theaters, and even NASA are offering free virtual experiences online....

Coping With Loneliness During The COVID-19 Outbreak

COVID-19 is causing massive disruptions to our daily lives, and while “we’re all in this together” is helpful in theory, if you live alone the required social distancing can be particularly trying. “We are, by our nature, social creatures who are literally wired to connect with...