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AppleTree: Where Learning Is Natural

“The secret of change is to focus all your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.” Socrates Due to a change in lifestyle, I do not keep up the Re-Discover Washington blog anymore, however, when something dear to my heart comes my way I make sure to share it with you. … Continue reading »

What’s New At: The Pot Shop

Ever since I discovered the Pot Shop, I have been following and admiring Noreen’s work! She is a very talented artist, who makes functional and creative pieces that make for a perfect Christmas gift! Make sure you visit her at Hillermann’s Nursery and Florist and take a look at her beautiful pieces displayed on the … Continue reading »

What’s New At: Hillermann Nursery and Florist

The Holidays are closer than you think!!! If you need some more Christmas decor, now is the time to stop by Hillermann Nursery and Florist! Family-owned and local, they have some wonderful decorations and gifts. Why write, when I can show you pictures? 😉 Hillermann Nursery and Florist is located on 2601 E. 5th St, … Continue reading »

Now Downtown: Elements of Health Therapeutic Massage

Every time I go for a massage I tell myself I should do it more often, and then a year passes and I still haven’t gone again. However, how we have no excuse since we have Elements of Health Therapeutic Massage downtown! I met up with the owner, Jackie Wehmeyer, on Thursday – interview and pictures … Continue reading »

Make and Take Craft Weekend: “It’s Not Just A Craft Weekend, It’s An Experience”

What happens when a mother and daughter love crafts, team up and have a house available? Make and Take Craft Weekend, brought to you in Washington, MO by Tia and Debbie. I have known them both for a while, and when they set up the Craft House I was very excited to go and visit. Shame … Continue reading »

Soguk Lounge Cafe: Our Downtown Coffee Shop!

If you miss Mannwell’s Coffee Alley like me, I have exciting news for you: we are getting a coffee shop downtown!!! A little more than a year ago, I blogged about the need for that, sharing how a coffee shop is not just a place to go and get coffee but also a place where people meet, … Continue reading »

Fall Festival Downtown: Get Your Christmas Shopping Done In Time

I had to miss Fall Festival last year because I was in Europe (terrible, I know!). However,  this year I planned my trips better, and I walked the streets for 4 hours with the camera. Such a hard life… 😉 For more about the festival and all Downtown Washington Inc. events, click here.     

Old Dutch Revisited: Food So Good!

We all know Old Dutch has great food, staff and atmosphere. But did you know that Old Dutch caters? And sometimes they host private parties? And sometimes I am lucky to photograph them? See the pictures below and let your mouth water. Now you know where to grab dinner tonight or where to host your next … Continue reading »

BAH! Yarns: Now Downtown!!!

Knitting is something I have always wanted to learn how to do, but I have not mastered the patience for it yet. Ever since I saw the BAH! Yarns sign I’ve been wanting to interview them for the blog, but it took Beth Haines, the owner, to move the store downtown for me to finally … Continue reading »

What’s New At: Waterworks Antiques

I have blogged about the outside of the Waterworks Building here, and about its history here, but I just realized that I have not yet taken you inside. Located at my favorite Riverfront Park, the Waterworks Building is architecturally beautiful and its a home of Waterworks Antiques. A lovely shop worth visiting anytime, which spreads … Continue reading »