Monthly Archives:: February 2014

Hospitality from the Heart of Bainbridge Island


The Best Western Indie Films series visits Linda Thurrott and her Bainbridge Island hotel, located in Washington state. Caring truly comes from the heart and Linda and her staff make sure every guest experiences that level of caring and hospitality. See the story of Linda and her team as they go above and beyond in… Read more

Climbing Adventures


mountain climbing

You know how it is. You go to work Monday through Friday, on the weekend you go out on the town and eat too much and drink too much with friends. Then you rinse and repeat. There’s gotta be more to life. Well, in 2001 my buddy Chris and I decided we wanted a change…. Read more

Travel Packing Tips


packing tips

So, you’ve decided to go on vacation, awesome! Well, nothing will get your trip off on the wrong foot than the stress of packing. Remember, you’ll be hauling your luggage in and out of your car, through the airport, on and off the airplane, on and off the bus, we’ve all been there – so… Read more

Hoh Rain Forest



A few years ago when planning our annual summer road trip with the kids, my husband suggested that we visit the rainforest in Washington state when traveling through the Seattle area. I must admit at that time, I didn’t know there was a rainforest in the United States. After doing a little research, I discovered… Read more