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Featured Articles from the West Sound. These are the highlighted articles from WestSound Magazine.

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Outdoor Succulent Gardening: Easy-Care and Sunshine-Loving Plants

Bring low-maintenance beauty to your outdoor space with a succulent garden. Succulents are water-wise plants that thrive in sunlight, making them perfect for creating a stunning and easy-to-care-for outdoor oasis. Bonus! Depending on your region and growing zone, you can bring many succulents … read more

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Honey Mustard Cobb Salad

Recipe for Honey Mustard Cobb Salad

Bring joy back to the kitchen by taking the stress out of planning family meals, shopping for ingredients and making your favorite recipes. Consider a handy sidekick like the Albertsons Cos. Meal Plans and Recipes all-in-one tool that allows you to focus on … read more

All together now at Grespania Ceramica's Castello, Spain showroom

Passport to Creativity Tour 2024

With Tile of Spain and Cevisama 2024 Valencia

When learning a foreign language, a common recommendation is to immerse yourself in the country and the culture of that language. The same can be said for a product. If you really want to understand a product, you need to understand its origin, … read more

Drinking Glasses
Contemporary Thrifting with Amy

Drinking Glasses

The question is “why.” The answer is “thrifting.” On a top shelf at Belfair’s HUB thrift store were six striped Libbey drinking glasses. The very last thing I needed but, what the heck. Lots of singles, but it’s getting hard to find vintage … read more

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Battle Point Whiskey Barrel Proof Platinum

Bainbridge Organic Distillers Takes Multiple Wins at World Spirits Competition

Bainbridge Organic Distillers, a Bainbridge Island craft distillery committed to organic excellence, has clinched an array of awards at the prestigious 2024 San Francisco World Spirits Competition (SFWSC). Amidst stiff competition, Bainbridge Organic Distillers secured top honors for its exceptional lineup of organic … read more

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A residential deck coated with Onyx, Sansin's 2024 Color of the Year available in a range of transparencies and exterior products. Sansin has been manufacturing environmentally friendly water-borne wood protection for nearly 40 years. (Photo courtesy Sansin)

How to Choose the Right Coating for Your Outdoor Wood Project

Wood is a focal point of many homes and can be seen on everything from siding and millwork to docks, decks and outdoor furniture. Wood is a beautiful, durable and versatile material, but it must be protected properly to stand the test of … read more

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Taco Tuesday Board

Recipes for Two Family-Friendly ‘Grazing Boards’

A beautifully designed charcuterie board may feel more like a grown-up treat, but with the right ingredients, delicious grazing boards can provide fun and nutrition for the whole family. No matter what you call it, charcuterie boards, grazing boards and snack platters are … read more

Gardens of Karol and Don Stevens
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The Delightful Gardens of Karol and Don Stevens

Karol and Don Stevens have a magical and delightful garden in Keyport. These lifelong community volunteers and supporters of all things Keyport bought their first small, cozy home near the Keyport Mercantile in August 1975. After their fifth attempt at placing earnest money … read more

A Virginia rail makes a rare appearance in the open as it searches for its next meal.

Searching for These Secretive Birds is off the Rails

There is no shortage of variety in the world of birds. There are remarkable differences between a heron and a hummingbird or a swan and a swallow. Also, there are places where humans would never dwell, but birds consider appealing. Freshwater marsh habitat … read more

Pony Up Rescue for Equines
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