December 26, 2009
Old Creosote Hill Rd on Bainbridge Island sold by Jen Pells Real Estate Agent

Just Sold: my last sale of the year

  Old Creosote Hill Road   I was proud to represent the buyers in their purchase of this new custom home built by Bainbridge Island Builder Bob Grimm. And, the buyers were thrilled to move into their beautiful home before Christmas. Special thanks to Tom Rees at Bainbridge Island Mortgage […]
December 23, 2009
Caring Bridge Logo

Really, Quite Lucky

On Tuesday, my daughter’s classmate, Ian, had open heart surgery at Stanford Medical Center. Ian’s surgery was required to graft a new pulmonary artery and valve. Ian had the surgery at six weeks old to create the pulmonary artery he was missing at birth, but now at six years of […]
December 14, 2009
Century 21 blazer

What Ever Happened to those Century 21 Blazers?

I could use one of those about now. I generally have a problem with uniformity; however, if it solves decision making problems on dark winter mornings and eliminates clothes shopping . . . sign me up. If you know me, you know I do not love to dress up. I […]
December 11, 2009
Musical Fire Truck Bainbridge Island | Jen Pells Realtor

2009 Bainbridge Island Musical Fire Truck Schedule

The Bainbridge Island Musical Fire Truck is getting into gear – it starts tonight and goes until Christmas Eve. Find your neighborhood on the map below. The truck is out in the evenings from 5-9pm. Last year we had snow when they came through our neighborhood – my kids are […]
December 11, 2009
Holiday Sparkle on Winslow Way.

If it were up to my six year old . . .

 this is what our Christmas tree would look like. For now, ours is the Evergreen Style, and this one is sitting proudly in the window of Kennedy and Kate in downtown Winslow. Buy local and enjoy the amazing window displays downtown. Below is part of the award-winning display for Churchmouse […]
December 8, 2009
Blackbird Bakery on Bainbridge Island

My Favorite Coffee Shops

  Even though we are a stone’s throw from the big Mermaid herself (yes, I mean Starbuck’s), Bainbridge Island only has one – and it is in our Safeway, which, as you can imagine, lacks any sort of coffee house vibe.     Thankfully, we are well taken care of […]