This past weekend, we loaded up the car and headed East for 3 wonderful days at the lake. Talk about fun & relaxing! We enjoyed lazy mornings sipping coffee on the deck, laying out & watching Avery play in the pool for the first time, wine tasting, and just enjoying the views. They were abundant.
It’s on its 8th year, but a first for this baby bull runner!
Avery’s first baseball game was during Seattle Mariners Sriracha Night!!! The most exciting part of the evening was when Mariners catcher Mike Zunino hit a walk-off two-run home run and led Seattle to a 6-5 come-from-behind victory over Minnesota Twins at Safeco Field!!
For Black Friday we ventured out to my usual u-Cut tree farm over at Mountain Creek Christmas Tree Farm in Snoqualmie and chopped ourselves a 6ft Noble Fir Tree! The place is simply magical and there’s no better way to get excited for the holidays than bundling up, hopping in the car, cranking some Christmas [...]
The spooktacular This is Halloween showcases a live orchestra, cabaret, burlesque and visual art installations that provide entertainment with every lively move at the Triple Door. Inspired by Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas, this seasonal spectacular is a ridiculously fun time. We got great seating and enjoyed a fantastic menu from The Wild Ginger [...]
There’s a Coke machine on Capitol Hill with a history that’s just as mysterious as what’s inside. It has been around for at least 30 years, and still no one know where it came from or who restocks it soda! It’s within earshot of the neighborhood’s new light-rail station and Broadway’s posh eateries and shops, [...]
Hiking the easternmost point of the Issaquah Alps Washington trails are best known for their lush green forests and crystal blue lakes. The 4-mile roundtrip hike to Rattlesnake Ledge offers all this and more. This trail is pretty brutal if you are out of shape like myself. It is up hill all the way to [...]