Finding Time to Appreciate the Little Things

We must be willing to let go of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. – Joseph Campbell This year marks a few significant milestones… 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

Embracing Change

Sweet baby Jesus…  It’s been a while since I have posted anything!  I’ve been busy, OK?!  BUT you may have noticed that I did take some time to change my blog name (very important).  Full… Continue reading

Date Night at the Herbfarm!

The year 2012 has proven to be awesome in so many ways…  first year married; trip to South Korea, North Korea, Japan, and the Caribbean; anniversary dinner at Canlis; and now birthday dinner… Continue reading

My pathetic Seattle Restaurant Week in review

It has been a while since I posted anything.  My short attention span got the better of me and this blog was neglected in favor of watching the Voice, making Christmas cards, and… 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

Secret face stuffing at the Seattle Underground Market

Seattle Underground Market… top secret location, not to be revealed until the night before… entrance only to members… sounds awesome, right? I was stoked and ready to go (don’t mock my being stoked),… Continue reading

365 Days of Hungry [Recipe]

I want a new camera and am overwhelmed by the choices out there. I’m often overwhelmed by choice. Do I want a new point and shoot, do I want an entry-level DSLR, do… Continue reading