Across the Fence: Dorothy Wilhelm tells Sound history

MARCH 22, 2019 BY SUSANNE BACON If you feel that you have heard all of Puget Sound history and nothing could surprise you anymore – think again! For the other day, I finished reading legendary … [Read more...]

Swimming Upstreams Special Valentine Show

FEBRUARY 13, 2019 Unexpected Gifts is the subject of the special Valentine edition of Dorothy Wilhelm’s internet radio show, “Swimming Upstream,” playing at this very moment at … [Read more...]


  Starting at the very beginning. Readers often ask me where they can go in some of the communities I wrote about in True Tales. Start in DuPont at the site of the original Fort Nisqually. … [Read more...]


Three Ingredient Cooking.  What could be easier? This week on It's Never Too Late, Melissa Robinson shared her recipes for three ingredient cooking, and I'm sharing the recipes here.  I just tried the … [Read more...]

Bonnie King is Faymas!

For the first week of December Bonnie King talks about her work with shelter animals. "FAYMAS has raised and provided funding to supplement adoptions, pay for vaccines and medical care, and to … [Read more...]


Just think - a year ago I was getting ready to launch my book Catch The Christmas Spirit, and now we'r getting ready for two months of signing of Better Every Day.  In actual fact, everyone probably … [Read more...]

Catch The Christmas Spirit And Keep It All Year Long!

The Countdown has begun. I'm so excited. My slender Christmas book will be available on December 1.  This is a limited  release. What  that means is that for 2014 the first run is available to only … [Read more...]

Gateway to Heaven Dedication Nov 22

 “Gateway to Heaven” Dedication at Lakewood Church Nov 22 Memorial honors beloved Pastor Fr. Lee Hightower Have you ever wondered what it would be like to step through the Gateway to Heaven? … [Read more...]

Fair Food Recipes

On september 18, I'll be cooking at the Washington State Fair.  Yes, it used to be called the Puyallup Fair, but I've been called different things too - So meet me at the Fair - Great place, … [Read more...]

Hudson’s Bay to Downton Abbey and Beyond

Answers to questions you didn’t know you had JULY 19, 2014 BY DOROTHY WILHELM LEAVE A COMMENT By Dee Haviland Fournier, Instructor, Heritage Quest Research Library and Dorothy Wilhelm, Humorist, … [Read more...]