Category Archives: Anacortes

Sharpe Park – Montgomery-Duban Headlands

This is a fine short hike that is very near Deception Pass State Park, but is not part of the State Park System, but is part of Skagit County Parks.  Sharpe Park has been expanded and enhanced for public access … Continue reading

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Fridas Gourmet Mexican

It was my intention to make these blog posts for restaurants a ‘personal recommendation, not just a business listing.’  In order for me to make these recommendations,  I have to patronize these businesses and report on the food or service … Continue reading

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Calico Cupboard Bakery & Cafe

‘The Calico,’ as we call it, has been in Mount Vernon, WA since 1996, and has grown to be loved by all who know it.  They specialize in great breakfasts, lunches, coffee and baked goods.  There are also two other locations, one … Continue reading

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