HELLO SPRING

HELLO SPRING

As I was making my way home for lunch (aka pump milk), I was handed a daffodil to celebrate the first day of spring. Apparently each year, Pike Place Market volunteers and staff pass out 10,000 daffodils around downtown Seattle! So here’s to you Spring, Welcome! "Spring is nature's way of saying, 'Let's party.’” -Robin [...]

BALLARD FARMERS MARKET

BALLARD FARMERS MARKET

Ballard's Sunday Farmer's Market is a wonderful place to shop for fresh produce, baked goods, homemade products and meats. They also have several food stands selling great meals. What is especially nice is that the market runs down Ballard so you can duck in and out of the great shops, cafes, bars, and boutiques while [...]

DECEPTION PASS & WHIDBEY ISLAND DAY TRIP

DECEPTION PASS & WHIDBEY ISLAND DAY TRIP

Rain, wind, and more rain is the best way to describe winter days in the Pacific Northwest. Our day trip to Deception Pass was just that...a typical Pacific Northwest winter day with a bit of sunshine! We started our adventure in Mukiteo (about 30 minutes north of Seattle) and caught the short ferry across the [...]

FAMOUS IN AMSTERDAM

Well…more like just famous in a hotel in Amsterdam! Here’s the scoop: During the summer, this lady emailed me about using my Amsterdam photos that she found on my blog here to display outside the elevators of the Courtyard Marriott floors. At first, I was a bit skeptical wondering if this was ‘for real’ but [...]