We're back from our week in the Hood Canal. It was very beautiful--the house was perched on a bluff overlooking the canal, and we could walk down to the beach and launch kayaks from there--and collect oysters for dinner. We kayaked and hiked and hung out with the dogs and it was quiet and peaceful. There aren't even CRICKETS there! At night it was the quietest place you could imagine.
Here are just a few photos, first with the view from the house:
But this has to be my favorite picture of all: