Feel Good Friday: Orchards, Tacoma Arts Month, and a New Recipe to Try

Take a Day Trip to Nashi Orchards

There’s no better time than fall to spend the last warm days of the year enjoying the tranquil splendor of changing leaves and the smell of apples and pears at Nashi Orchards. A day trip to the Vashon Island cidery checks all the boxes and includes perry and cider tastings as you’ve never experienced. Learn more about the history and workings of this enchanting orchard here.

Relive Women to Watch 2020

425 and South Sound magazine recently held their fifth annual Women to Watch event Sept. 17. Six amazing women took to our virtual stage and shared stories of power, growth, and resilience. King 5’s Amity Addrisi emceed the event along with MOViN’ 92.5’s radio co-host Brooke Fox. If you happened to miss it this year, or if you just want to relive the fun, you can watch — and read about — the event here.

Free Drive-Thru Flu Clinics

MultiCare is making getting your seasonal flu shot easy peasy. It is hosting several drive-thru flu shot clinics around the South Sound for anyone 6 months or older. The whole family can get flu shots without leaving the car! See where flu shot clinics will be and learn about other MultiCare events here.

Cultivate Wonder and Care During Tacoma Arts Month

Local artists plan to share messages of care and compassion in light of economic, health, and racial equity crises during the Tacoma Arts Commission’s 19th annual Tacoma Arts Month. Artists and arts organizations are stepping up to care for the community in unique ways including virtual arts programming for all ages and pop-up art experiences. Learn more about the upcoming events here.

Heirloom Tomato Tart

With beautiful fall fruits and vegetables in season, this delicious heirloom tomato tart is a taste of sunshine. Try this recipe for yourself and you’ll know what we mean.

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