Category Archive: Fun

New York State of Mind [photos, photos, photos]

We didn’t take a Greyhound on the Hudson line, but we saw some movie stars and made like tourists on crack.  We were in a New York State of Mind for a girls… Continue reading

Shhh… It’s A Secret… Supper!

The excitement of the unknown can be thrilling.  It can also be a little daunting.  Unknown dining location however, may be the best thing EVER! Yeah, yeah…  so much is the best thing… Continue reading

30, 30, and 30

30 days of 30 challenges in time for the big 30. In an attempt to prevent a nervous breakdown (and I s’pose support the idea of change in 2013) on the actual day… Continue reading

Candy making class at the Pantry

GOAL: Be at home long enough to sign up for a real cooking class that involves something too intimidating to do at home with the help of google.  CHECK and DONE. In the winter… Continue reading

Seattle Street Food Festival – Night Market

It’s been a while since I’ve been to a large scale food event and this one was pretty large (that’s what she said) and I was crazy excited to see how things had… Continue reading

Grassy-Ocean Party in my Mouth

Too much of anything is bad, but too much of good whiskey is barely enough – Mark Twain This Saturday was National Scotch Day (also National Dance Day!! And most importantly, Lia’s birthday) and… Continue reading

Oysters for Life!

When reading the title of this post, please picture a true oyster connoisseur shucking through a massive stack of fresh ones, slurping each one down, and then breaking with gulps of wine…  Yeah,… Continue reading

Just Let Go

It’s been almost 10 years since I have done a solo road trip and I completely forgot that it’s a total cure for most life problems.  And as part of my whole “Embracing… Continue reading

Memorial Weekend M-m-m-madness [Recipe: Goat Cheese Pop-Tarts]

Yes, another belated post…  shut it…  Since February, I’ve been to Austin, Jacksonville, Atlanta (FOUR times), New Orleans, Burnaby, Denver, Portland, Kansas City, Calgary, Toronto (three times), and San Francisco. (Blogs to come… Continue reading

Labor Day Lounging in Bend, Oregon

When I was growing up, Labor Day weekend always marked the end of summer. Blah blah blah… I hear you… “Labor day was over a month ago!” I still have a draft blog… Continue reading