Part of the sign Daddy made for the road at our Olympia house (it also had geese in flight), and a planter from the Michigan farm of his youth.
I am a Pacific Northwest native transplanted to the southeast for 36 years. In 2012, I returned to my childhood home and fell in love with this corner of the country again. I am a grandmother, a storyteller, a teacher, an attention payer, a hiker, and a back roads wanderer. View all posts by Gretchen Staebler