An island getaway, eating like kings, reminds me to share the best Halibut recipe you'll likely find this year.
Three ferries and three days, the weekend tour to Whidbey had more lounging than biking.
This weekend I met some friends up at Deception Pass for some camping and kayaking. The 55 mile ride there about killed me, but loaded up and self-contained, the ride across Whidbey was just what I needed.
Sitting in the car today on the way to the ferry, I was trying to sus out the difference between "wake up call" and "clarion call." My pal, who is English and more knowledgeable than I about the fine difference words can make, listened to my rationales and then described my Whidbey Bike Tour as...