Living Simply in Washington – Podcast

Living Simply in Washington – A broadcast about the extraordinary people who live here in this glorious and humble state and accomplish amazing results. Produced at the Port Gardner Golden Age Sound Studios in Everett, Washington.

We had a great time visiting the Salal Chapter of the Washington Native Plant Society and talking with Brenda Cunningham who helps to keep the group organized from actual work in the garden, to scheduling, and meetings. This is the 25th year for the Mt Vernon Chapter and 40 years for the Washington Native Plant Society.  Be sure to listen to the interview, check out the website and consider joining

Listen to our interview with Gene R. Fosheim about the book he wrote about his father Raymond Fosheim, who grew up in a Norwegian-American family in one of the most beautiful places on earth, Everett, Washington. Plan to read this heartwarming family history and learn a lot about Everett history as well. This book can be purchased at

Listen to Stephanie Leeper who is the Sustainable Community Stewards Coordinator WSU Snohomish County Extension. Learn all about the Training class that started in January of in 2016. Also learn about the on going programs that will be happening throughout the year.

Volunteer to help at an event. Contact Stephanie Leeper—Sustainable Community Stewards Coordinator or 425-357-6027

Big Thank You to Sky Russell for playing his guitar for the background music for this “broadcast”.

Listen to Kate Halstead who is the Agriculture Workshop Coordinator at WSU Snohomish County Extension tells us about some of the great classes and workshops being offered through WSU Extension in regards to growing food  and livestock and a little about being a Bee Keeper.growing-groceries-logo

Take a little time to listen to this podcast and if you want to find out more give her a call at (425) 357-6024 or email to

The Co-op Supply has been in Snohomish County since 1934. It is a great source for home and farm supplies, feed and oh so much more, with four locations, in Arlington, Marysville, Everett and Snohomish.

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Click the link above and listen to Rick Newman, General Manager for the past 33 years.

Big Thank You to Sky Russell for playing his guitar for the background music for this “broadcast”.