Man and child at art exhibit
Featured Northwest Lifestyles Oregon

Beyond Van Gogh makes masterpieces come alive

Beyond Van Gogh at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland is an immersive experience which breaks barriers by incorporating both still and moving art. Masterpieces, now freed from frames, come alive, appear, and disappear, flow across multi-surfaces with a minutia of details. The show is projected on every surface around you accompanied by a musical […]

Rainier new years
Featured Northwest Lifestyles Outdoor Activities Washington

Spend the holidays on Mount Rainier

Are you ready to spend the holidays at a unique Washington mountain retreat? Mount Rainier National Park is offering the following packages at the National Park Inn. Hollydays Package Hollydays Package includes a room and dinner for you and your party on the evening of December 25, 2021 at the National Park Inn. Seared duck […]

Norfork green pine
Northwest Lifestyles Outdoor Activities

Indoor trees add holiday cheer throughout year

Caption: Norfolk Island pine makes a great indoor holiday tree especially when combined with holiday plants or decorated with garland and small ornaments. by Melinda Myers Add a small-scale living evergreen to your holiday celebrations. Consider one that is suitable for growing indoors so you can enjoy it throughout the year. The Lemon Cypress makes a […]

sunrise over trailer
Featured Northwest Lifestyles Outdoor Activities Uncategorized

Harvest Hosts offers unique rv experience

Caption: Sunrise Over the White Mountains at a Harvest Host Location Written by Shari and Hutch Editor’s note: The following article is reprinted with permission from the Northwest RVing Blog hosted by MHRV (Manufactured Housing and Recreational Vehicle) Show Association. For information, go to www.northwestrving.com. Walking through vineyards, drinking mead, petting alpacas, screening cult movies, […]

herbs under grow light
Featured Northwest Lifestyles Outdoor Activities

Growing herbs all year for tasty meals

Caption: Artificial lights ensure herbs receive enough bright light to successfully grow indoors. Photo credit:  Photo courtesy of Gardener’s Supply Company/gardeners.com by Melinda Myers Add garden fresh flavor to your meals year-round.  Grow a few of your favorite herbs indoors, harvest and enjoy. Select a variety of herbs you and your family enjoy and use for cooking, decoration, or […]

orange flowers in pot
Featured Northwest Lifestyles

Spring bloom gifts for gardeners

Caption: Give a gift of Months of Bloom, pre-planted bulbs to brighten up the recipient’s home during the winter months or all year long. Photo credit:  Photo courtesy of Gardener’s Supply Company/gardeners.com by Melinda Myers Give the gift of spring this winter to gardeners and non-gardeners alike.  A pot of tulips, daffodils or other spring flowering […]

pink and white flower
Featured Northwest Lifestyles Outdoor Activities

Winter-blooming bulbs make joyful holiday gifts

Caption:  The flower petals of Giant Amadeus amaryllis start out white and turn to pink, coral and salmon.  Photo credit:  photo courtesy of Longfield-Gardens.com by Melinda Myers Give a holiday gift that is guaranteed to bring joy and feelings of well-being. Research by Rutgers University found the gift of flowers generates a smile, elevates the […]

Northwest Lifestyles

Why Your Backyard Needs More Plants

If you have a beautiful home, and you want to change and enhance the landscaping, low maintenance backyard plants are a great way to do so. But, you really don’t feel like needing anything that needs extra that needs to be taken care of. Why does your backyard need more plants? Improve Your Aesthetic If […]

Jurassic Quest dinosaurs
Featured Northwest Events Northwest Lifestyles Washington

Dinosaurs to invade Clark County Event Center

Jurassic Quest, North America’s largest dinosaur event, will take over the Clark County Event Center in Vancouver Nov. 26-28 during Thanksgiving weekend. See over 100 Life-Size animatronic Dinosaurs including Apatosaurus, Spinosaurus, T-Rex and a 50 Foot Long Megalodon. Meet the trainers, baby dinos and watch a live interactive Raptor show. Other attractions include dinosaur rides, […]