Previously on Campaign Trailing: I discussed how I became interested in politics, and what led up to my introduction to Jessa Lewis, the candidate I’m working with. First, thanks for your patience, all. Life came up made this post a few days later than expected. Where were we? Oh yes, I was just about to tell… Read More Making a Lasting First Impression
The season of new year’s resolutions has come and gone. It’s solidly into March and spring is just around the corner. I (Julia) came into 2018 bright with excitement for all of the new tasks on my list, and ready to get to work. I had plans! I had ideas! I had a word of… Read More What’s In A Word?
Previously on Campaign Trailing: I shared about my new role working as a staffer with Jessa Lewis’s campaign for the Washington State Legislature, and announced my plans to write about my experience as a woman entering politics. Good news, guys! Only 154 days until the midterm election! This has actually been a pretty exciting few… Read More How To Get Into Politics In 3,762 Simple Steps
For the majority of my life, I’ve never really thought politics were for me. My main exposure to them came through the headlines I mostly skimmed every four years during election cycles, and from my loyal viewing of all HBO’s Veep (which I highly recommend). However, something has changed over the last year. Now, another… Read More Announcement: The Personal Is Political
There’s no shortage of delightful things to pursue in the PNW, which is why we thought a checklist might help keep some of our current ideas organized. It’s part resolution/part bucket list since, admittedly, we didn’t reach all of our regionally-themed resolutions from last year. That said, isn’t going with the flow part of the… Read More The Woodsy’s 2018 Checklist
Those of you who’ve been following all along at home might have seen some of our social posts referencing Creative Enterprise, a 12-week business and professional development program that The Woodsy was privileged to be a part of. As it turns out, entrepreneurs tend to be a fairly motivated bunch, so when it came time… Read More 4 Creative Entreprenuers On Making New Year’s Resolutions (Or Not)
“Winter Wonderland” doesn’t always mean snow and ice and crackling fireplaces (although, those are definitely nice, too). It can mean lots of things, to lots of people, as shown by the responses we received to December’s Question of the Month: What do you like about spending the holidays in the PNW? Katie (Western Washington): I love… Read More 11 People Share What They Like About The Holidays In The PNW
Here at The Woodsy we love books. I mean we really love books, and we’ve been looking for a way to share that love with all of you. As half of our team lives in Seattle, wading in to the Seattle book scene seemed like the perfect place to start. So, naturally, we jumped at… Read More The Woodsy Goes To A Seattle Book Launch Party
Friends, we’ve been at this for a year now, and we’ve learned a thing or two along the way. We’re beyond thrilled to share that a multitude of lessons and updates and tweaks are coming together in the form of our updated, expanded, and–dare I say–improved newsletter. Version 2.0, if you will. Starting in December,… Read More Introducing The Woodsy Newsletter (2.0), Making All Your Inbox Dreams Come True
…and we couldn’t be more excited! We’re especially thrilled to announce that we’re celebrating with some giveaways for a few lucky readers. It’s our way of saying thanks for joining us here at The Woodsy. Our newsletter subscribers, as well as all women we’ve profiled, will be entered into drawings for the following items: A… Read More It’s Our Anniversary!