All Posts By

Leslie Forsberg

  • Dining

    Discover Top Restaurants in Redmond

    Image: Woodblock

    Our guests always ask us about best restaurants in the area. You might think the answer to that is Bellevue, since that’s where our home is. We think…

  • Lakehouse

    2020: A Year of renovations and renewal

    2020 was a year of renovations, as we took on capital projects such as adding a media lounge. building two new outdoor stairways and a new patio, and creating an organic…

  • Explore Recreation

    10 Local Secrets

    The Seattle area has more than its share of exciting activities and attractions that we fully recommend, from visits to the Museum of Flight to the iconic Pike Place Market. But…

  • Lakehouse Seasonal

    Baby It’s Cold Outside

    We’ve had some cold nights already at the lake with temperatures dipping to near freezing, and there are still many winter months to come. This would normally be the time of…

  • Business Lakehouse

    Space Odyssey

    Garages are often not what they seem. Sure, some people actually use them to park cars in, and for storing store lawn equipment and tools. Our garage at Blue Heron Lakehouse…

  • Fun Lakehouse

    Don’t Stop the Music

    You might say Blue Heron Lakehouse is made for music and dancing.

    A small clue is the Sonos speakers in nearly every room of the house, which offers a remarkably rich, surround-sound…

  • Comforts Lakehouse

    The Secret of Hygge

    If you’ve made it through 2020, you have surely heard the word “hygge,” pronounced “HEW-gah.” If you somehow escaped hearing this darling “it” word, here it is: Hygge is a Danish…