History Class, Life, Uncategorized, World War 2

Exploring Point No Point

Sun! The Sun has returned! I've mentioned before that finding family adventures is a challenge during the Pacific Northwest's interminable rainy season. When the sun comes back, everything changes. It takes a little adjusting, as pale, waterlogged people exit their houses, blinking and cringing in the glare. (A radio station once told me that Seattle… Continue reading Exploring Point No Point

Life, Uncategorized, World War 2

Exploring the Naval Undersea Museum

A trip into Washington State's Olympic peninsula offers opportunities for adventure. From temperate rainforests to snowy mountain peaks to ocean beaches, and from herds of elk to the occasional trespassing mountain goat, the nature-lover doesn't lack for options. Of course, most of these options aren't particularly accessible to those who visit during Washington's long, gray,… Continue reading Exploring the Naval Undersea Museum