BONW 2020 Voting Open

The 2020 Best Of The Northwest readers choice awards is BACK! Voting opens July 1st and will continue through August 5th in the 11th consecutive contest…

Say Aloha to a New Urban Village

The Bellingham Housing Authority continues to develop the former site of the Aloha Motel

Bellingham’s Tesoro Escondido

From butcher and grocer to beloved Bellingham restaurant — Mi Rancho Meat Market brings delicious tacos and more to the Birchwood neighborhood.

The Mixing Tin: Aviation

This edition’s Mixing Tin is the Aviation from L&L Libations, an elegant classic cocktail with a floral twist.

Bow Wow & Woofs Launches Pet Pantry for Pets in Need

Bow Wow & Woofs offers a pet pantry for owners struggling to feed their pets during the COVID-19 outbreak.

A Conservation Conversation

If you’ve ever hiked, biked, or otherwise enjoyed Whatcom County’s scenic splendor, it’s likely the Whatcom Land Trust (WLT) had a hand in protecting it. Or more likely, thousands of hands. 

Valley Made Market Goes Virtual

Valley Made Market’s digital platform allows you to continue supporting local, with the same handmade products you know and love.

Leather Bags Built to Last 

Bellingham native Julie Simon creates leather accessories, capturing the DIY spirit and beauty of the Pacific Northwest all in one.

Cabin in the Woods

This issue’s Featured Home is a modern cabin in the woods, with an interior that matches the beauty of the surrounding woods.

Your Health in the Time of COVID-19

Improve your metabolic health during quarantine with this Cajun shrimp recipe and list of helpful tips.

Spring Hair

Beauty salons may be closed, but you can still take care of your hair and get a fresh spring look. Check out this Q&A with Guerrero Hair Salon’s owner and stylist Nick St. Mary.

Build Your Own Greenhouse from Recycled Solar Glass

Looking for your next sustainable DIY project? Try this greenhouse made out of solar glass.

Why I have a love-hate relationship with HGTV

In an era of ease, the network HGTV is reminding generations of homeowners that housework is possible. Renovation shows are inspiring countless trends and reminding us…