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A blog about community events in the Olympia/Lacey/Tumwater area in WA including the real estate market in those communities.
    If you are thinking about relocating to Lacey, WA you will find it to be a welcoming and energetic community.  Lacey is conveniently located right next to state capitol city Olympia, and is only a short drive from Joint Base Lewis McChord. Approaching Lacey by freeway from the north, you will...
  The Jubilee neighborhood in Lacey, WA is one of my favorite places to show homes, and it offers a number of benefits to make it a great choice for active 55+ buyers. Here are my top ten reasons why you might LOVE living at Jubilee: 10. There are a variety of floor plans and sizes of homes, all...
You know Halloween is almost here when the costume events start popping up - and the Boo Bash will be full of fun for Olympia area kids.  The 2013 Boo Bash will be this coming Saturday, October 26th from noon - 5 PM at Hands on Childrens Museum (414 Jefferson St NE, Olympia).  This event is spons...
Living in Olympia, WA, I fully appreciate being in the midst of an entire state full of natural beauty and opportunities to be outside enjoying it - year round. Olympia has a pretty great location, being at the foot of the South Sound area of Puget Sound, with Budd Inlet providing a waterfront lo...
Autumn in the Olympia area is a beautiful time of year, with some really varied looks.    One morning the gentle blanket of fog may mute the leaf colors in the trees, giving the world a soft, gauzy look.  The droplets of moisture on spider webs still glisten, even in the paler light of these fogg...
  I admit I am a sucker for holiday bazaars, even though I don't have a crafty, artistic bone in my body.  I LOVE seeing all the handmade creations, the unique items, the perfect gift ideas for my Christmas shopping list.  It is fun to browse and buying at a bazaar is shopping local for sure.   T...
Halloween and other autumn activities and a full moon just go together perfectly.  And Schilter Family Farm has you covered on Saturday, October 19th, 2013 with their full moon night maze from 7 - 11 PM.  Be sure and bring a flashlight - and be ready to watch for Big Foot!  Admission is $10 per p...
Is an apple or an orange a better value at 59 cents per pound? Impossible to answer you say? They aren't the same thing you point out. Depends which one you like better you speculate. The same can be true for houses. Often home buyers want to know how much a house costs per square foot & then try...
Thanksgiving is already fairly synonymous with food - good food, plentiful food, special holiday treat food, family & friends gathered to enjoy food together.  And on Saturday, November 2nd, 2013, there is a pretty awesome chance to sample some outstanding holiday worthy food - for free!  This ev...

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