Hoist Your Glass!

Hoist Your Glass!

By Mark Peterson Every now and again when you get recognized for your hard work, it is such a huge boost for morale and motivation, and also provides the chance to hoist a glass! We are pleased to announce that Sustainable Connections has been awarded the 2019...
Make Your Shot Count!

Make Your Shot Count!

By Mark Peterson It’s no secret that I get a lot of joy out of the game of soccer. There are so many facets to the “beautiful game” that keep me enthralled as a referee, a soccer parent, and fan. I love the fluidity of the game that flows with relatively few stops in...
Take Them Back!

Take Them Back!

By Mark Peterson It seems like once or twice a month Whatcom County is making a top 50 list for something. Some of the rankings are more positive than others. As for the less than stellar – Bellingham was rated as the 15th most hungover city in America (dubious...
Predictions and Inspirations!

Predictions and Inspirations!

By Mark Peterson One thing I like about the start of a new year is the myriad of predictions ranging from who is going to win the 2019 MLS Cup or whether office phone booths are the next best thing for the open office employee. As an eternal blue and forever green...
Going Big

Going Big

By Mark Peterson “Wow.” Yes, that is what I said to myself as I have started to reflect a bit more intently on the occurrences of 2018. The turn of the seasons and the holidays ahead provide me an annual opportunity to take stock of the past 12 months and be thankful...
Making a Meal of It

Making a Meal of It

By Mark Peterson Some of you may remember one of my previous blog entries, titled “Five Cheese Sandwiches,” sharing about our fledgling Food Recovery Initiative, and my fears of a great idea whose time had not yet come. My how one’s perspective can...