If you’d like some of the most highly rated donuts in town to go with your morning coffee, then make a trip to Pao’s Donut and Coffee Shop. They have giant raised cinnamon glazed rolls that are bigger than an adults hand (good for sharing), varieties of scones, get a bag of donut holes at just $1 for 10, classics like a maple bar, chocolate bar, cinnamon cake, powdered, raspberry and lemon filled, nuts, sprinkles, apple fritter, and many more! Whatever your heart and stomach desires, Pao’s probably has it! Insiders Tip - get there early to get your favorites, they sell out fast - cash only.
The Swasey Branch Tacoma Public Library is 4 minutes away and is open for limited in-building services. Pick-up items for hold or you can always register for a library card online, download the Libby app and still enjoy books from home.
Grab fresh produce and more from Tacoma Boys, which is less than 2 miles away. Pick up some of the best meats and produce for grilling season and maybe something from their plentiful beer and wine selection!
The Titlow Beach Marine Preserve - home to Titlow Park which is perfect for the most incredible views of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge, evening walks along the 1.3 mile beach front and forest route and some splendid sunsets. This is also a haven for kayakers for an easy launch and if you’re lucky, you’ll get to see some playful seals and occasional orca pods. The newly installed Titlow Park Sprayground is a summertime favorite to splash, play or cool off and is free to use! If you’re looking for a place to grab a bite to eat, locals are a fan of the Beach Tavern for their comfort bar food, beers on tap and sports viewing.
Have you always wanted a garden, but have never had a home that got quite the right amount of sunlight? Well look no further - the front yard and backyard get a lot of marvelous sunlight! You’ll appreciate your hard-earned bounty throughout the summer. If you need supplies, just visit McLendon Hardware 2 miles away - they offer lawn care products, gardening supplies, seasonal plants & trees.