November 02nd 2017

Hudson’s Blog Launch: Mexico Earthquake Benefit Dinner

The Heathman Lodge: home to Hudson’s Bar & Grill Have you ever visited the Heathman Lodge? Then you might also have had a meal at Hudson’s Bar & Grill or in the Fireside Lounge. If you haven’t, then you should. With the flavors and style of the Pacific Northwest, Hudson’s perfectly complements your stay in the PNW. Last week, Chef Ray Delgado and the Hudson’s … Read More

Mexico-Earthquake-Relief October 15th 2017

Hudson’s to Help With Earthquake Relief

In a matter of seconds, your life can change forever. That’s exactly what happened for many at 1:14 pm near Mexico City. For two hundred sixteen of those people, those seconds marked their last moment on earth. Buildings toppled and crumbled as a magnitude 7.1 earthquake ripped through Puebla, about 100 miles south of Mexico City. Rescuers worked feverishly to dig victims out of the … Read More

Brady finishes his drive swing at a charity golf tournament September 11th 2017

Coming Soon: Heathman Helping Hands Golf Tournament

Do You Love to Play Golf? This week, we’re looking forward to our Heathman Helping Hands Charity Golf Tournament at Tri Mountain Golf Course. We’re using our first annual tournament to help raise money for the Foundation for Vancouver Public Schools. We’ll kick off the shotgun start tournament at 9:00 this Thursday, September 14. Bring your foursome, or make new contacts as we match you … Read More

September 05th 2017

Eagle Creek Forest Fire: It Breaks Your Heart

Forest Fires Are Common in the PNW A nearby forest fire is dropping ash on the Lodge. It is quite surreal. Forest fires have always been a part of life in the Pacific Northwest, but they have always been someplace far away, near someone else’s community. Eastern Washington, eastern Oregon, Idaho, Nevada. Fires out there are standard this time of year. As I started outside to take … Read More

August 25th 2017

The Kids Are Back To School. Parents: It’s Time For A...

You’ve spent the summer creating memories with your kids. You’ve finished the back to school shopping. The kids recently boarded the bus for their first day of school. It’s time to take a moment and think about you and your significant other in the few days you have before fall sports and after-school activities start up once again. Today we’re going to take a look … Read More

The Vancouver Brewfest is here once again August 11th 2017

Vancouver Brewfest – Summer Edition Is Here!

It’s time once again for Vancouver Brewfest! Today and tomorrow only, you can sample over 100 different brews, as well as a few ciders, wines, and great food – and all local to Vancouver! Get a real taste of great beer in the Pacific Northwest, in one of the fastest-growing cities for microbreweries. Will The ‘Couve overtake Portland for this point of pride? Only time … Read More

A large family poses together at a reunion in a park sometime in the early 20th century June 23rd 2017

Planning Your PNW Family Reunion

  It’s Summer! Every summer, Washingtonians and Oregonians take to the great outdoors in droves. We enjoy the precious moments with the sun – even if we do complain about the heat sometimes. The outdoors activities are nearly endless in the PNW Paradise. Ensuring Your Family Reunion is Fun and Memorable Are you organizing a small get-together with a few households? Or do you need … Read More

June 10th 2017

Crime of Passion Fruit: Next Book Release Party in Vancouver...

  Ellie Alexander is back! Ellie Alexander is releasing the newest installment in the Bakeshop Mysteries series, A Crime of Passion Fruit. Take to the high seas with main character Jules Capshaw, joining her estranged husband, Carlos, aboard the cruise ship where he’s the head chef. Carlos won’t take no for an answer, and as a result Jules can’t say no – not to mention that … Read More