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Apple Blossom in Manson – A Long Standing Tradition

The Manson Apple Blossom Festival happens every spring right here in the Chelan Valley. It is a tradition that has stayed with the community for over a century with the first celebration taking place in the 1920’s. This will be the event's...

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Spring Cleaning

Tips for Organizing Your Home During Spring Cleaning

We all know what March means…spring cleaning! With summer around the corner, it's time to organize, scrub or discard unwanted or unneeded items accumulated in your home. While this process can feel daunting, there are several ways to make...

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The Pros and Cons of an HOA

Many factors go into the decision to purchase a home. One such factor is whether or not your home has a required Homeowners’ Association, aka an HOA. An HOA can be helpful for many different reasons but require a varying monthly contribut...

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Secret Spots for Wonderful Wine

While Lake Chelan is known for its wonderful wineries around the valley, making it out to all the different tasting rooms you’d like to visit to grab a bottle of your favorite blend can be challenging. Other times, you might be in a time ...

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Tips for Winterizing Your Home

It's that time of year again! The weather is changing, which means it’s time to start preparing your home for the colder months ahead. Whether you're vacating your summer house in Chelan for the season, or simply leaving for a few weeks, f...

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Cool Off With These Recipes + Wine Pairings

In the dog days of summer, it’s easy to feel unmotivated and uninspired to cook dinner. Whether you’re exhausted from playing on the lake all day or too hot to be bothered to use the oven, we’ve been there. But dinner doesn’t have t...

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Stocking Your Second Home: The Necessities

Dreaming of turning your home into a divine retreat? Stock it with necessities and treasures that will beautify your place and make it your own. Knowing you'll be arriving to what you need will make settling into your vacation even easier. ...

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