The Story Of A Neighborhood Eyesore

A few blocks from my house in Lynnwood there’s this beat up home that screams bank-owned to me. The front window is broken out, there are two abandoned vehicles in the front yard with their windows broken out. However, this is a decent neighborhood, close to Daleway and Lynndale parks. The main drawback to the Read More …

An abandoned car at Snohomish County Park (Perrinville)

This beat up hulk of a car has been abandoned off Olympic View Drive at Snohomish County Park. I’m unsure how they decided this was a good idea. But I wish to expound on the likely outcomes of this decision.  The car has been ticketed  The city will track them down, and that will be Read More …

What a lovely day, thunderstorms and all 

Today’s weather was certainly quirky. Earlier in the afternoon, it was nice enough in Marysville to get a 20 minute walk in.  Not too much later the thunderstorm rolled through. My son and I planned to hit the gym, but the weather knocked the power out there. So, we went out for a little ride.  Read More …

What a lovely day!

Today was pretty delightful. First, got to sleep in…always a boon. My wife and I hit the Brook’s Tent Sale. Though I’m no longer a runner, my wife and son are. And I’m something of an avid walker, so good shoes are valuable to me. Next stop, a friend of ours, who makes killer cinnamon rolls, Read More …

New Off Leash Dog Area at Lynndale Park

Perhaps you’ve noticed the new space and equipment at the west end of the park, near the skateboard bowl and just off of Olympic View Drive. Anyway, there will be grand opening shindiggery happening this coming Saturday. When you’re done there, head down Olympic View Drive a few feet to Mel & Mias. Well worth Read More …

Halloween Approaches Lynnwood

Ah, a lovely Saturday in Lynnwood! Nary a cloud, and rather warm. Besides the basic logistical efforts of weekend life (laundry, decluttering, groceries…), today was the day to costume shop. Well, for the kid, who’s losing his kid-like qualities quickly. We made our way to Lynnwood’s Spirit Halloween. Even as I’m walking in, I can Read More …