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Tasty Times in Leavenworth

Those who know me best (or have been paying attention) know that although I’m Seattle’s biggest fan, I was born and raised in pseudo-Bavaria: Leavenworth. Like many who move away from the eastside of the mountain early in life, I’m bringing my footprint back to the valley with a vacation …

I Like Tacoma!

A bit of a renaissance has been happening in the city of Tacoma and from what I can tell it’s bringing us …

Long Beach Dreaming

I pinch myself at times taking in the evergreen views off my third-floor deck at the base of the Issaquah Alps. Osprey’s …

A Taste of Paris

I’ve never had a burning desire to travel to Paris.  Color me odd, no? The City of Lights draws millions of visitors yearly, …

Savoring the San Juan Islands

Picture this: Three days, five kayaks and a seemingly endless ocean of islands, food and wine. I just returned from Savor Seattle’s …

Boise’s Flavorful Frontier

Boise sits at an apex between the Rocky Mountains and an endless expanse of desert stretching north from Nevada. When the brilliant colors of …

More Views from San Juan Island

San Juan Island has a surprise around nearly every corner. I’ve outlined a few of my favorites below:   The Friday Harbor Farmer’s Market …