A true Seattle Landmark, no doubt. I was so excited to learn that the house that inspired the Disney movie UP! is located here in Seattle! Nestled between (literally) the Ballard Blocks shopping center is the tiny house of what was Seattle's Last Super Hero, Edith Macefield. Edith bought the house in 1966 and watched [...]
I’ve had these steps on my San Francisco to-see list for so long!!! I was glad that we were able to get away from our busy party planning schedule to visit the famous mosaic stairs. The 16th Avenue Tiled Steps project has been a neighborhood effort to create a beautiful mosaic running up the risers [...]
Living in Seattle for over 10 years, I’ve never heard about this cruise. I love doing tourist-y things for the first time. Mind you, I’ve pretty much done every tourist-y thing there is to do Seattle…at least 5 times!!! So you can say that I’ll be a great tourist guide for anyone wanting to visit [...]
Sandia Peak was absolutely breathtaking!!!
After several visits to my sister and her family in New Mexico, I was determined to finally make a trip out to Santa Fe. I heard so many great things about the town I was not about to leave without visiting this historic city. First stop was New Mexico’s History Museum. The rich history of [...]
Having spent the last 12 years of my life in Washington, I have become a great tour guide. I know all the hidden gems of the Emerald City and I’m always up for showing friends and family a great time. First up is Ballard Locks which was built in 1911. It provides a link for [...]
Today was a loooong road trip. We ventured our way over to Canada, since it’s supposedly “The Best Place on Earth”. The family was excited because this was their first time there. Since we only planned a day trip, I tried to get as much sightseeing in as I can. We started off a Granville [...]