If you haven’t been, I highly recommend visiting beautiful Bainbridge Island, a short thirty minute ferry ride from Seattle, Washington:

BainbridgeIslandIt’s not routine to find national retail store brands there, so lots of unique local brands to discover and enjoy, here’s my favorite coffee shop:


And, another great one:


Here’s my favorite chicken on the Island, named Crockpot, perhaps a foreshadowing of what’s to come after she stops laying her amazing free range eggs:


Here’s a special view of the Seattle skyline from the island:


Have you been to Bainbridge Island before, if so, what is your favorite local brand, or spot?