North Sound Life Blog

How to Thank First Responders, Virtually

Facebook page “Encouragement for Health Care Workers & First Responders” provides a way for Whatcom County residents to send a virtual thank you to those risking their lives during the pandemic. 

Spring Clean Your Inbox  

Do you receive endless emails, hundreds of e-coupons for stores you never go to? Spring cleaning doesn’t have to just apply to your home, it can apply to your email too. Here’s a guide on how to keep your inbox organized and attain the zen of reaching zero.

Yoga at Home

Relax and get some exercise at the same time, with online yoga classes from these local studios.

Supporting the Bellingham Food Bank

Each week, the Bellingham Food Bank feeds around 4,500 families throughout Whatcom County, providing staples like pasta, canned fish, peanut butter, and fruits and veggies. During times of crisis, organizations like the food bank are more essential than ever. 

When Adversity Knocked, We Answered

The impact from the virus has spared no one.  But the threat has not changed our community’s character. Rather, it has revealed us for who we are — an interconnected, diverse set of neighbors investing in neighbors, strangers investing in strangers, and a community investing in itself and its future. From the depths of despair come inspiring stories of sacrifice and selflessness. As a community, we should be proud. 

Easter Any Day

Easter may be over, but the fun doesn’t have to be! Scavenger hunts keep the good times going — no matter what time of year.

DIY 3-D Foam Paint

Take some time for yourself while your little artists stay busy with foamy, 3-D paints. This simple recipe requires three household ingredients and hardens overnight, so your kids can proudly display their creations all over the house.