2016, Christmas & New Year"s, Fall & Winter Life, Family & Friends, Holidays, Lifestyle, Pacific Northwest, Seattle

Christmas Lights, Sweaters & Snow

Even on a wet cold night, Christmas lights are still as pretty as in snow. On the first night the Bellevue Botanical Garden's Garden d' Lights, the family and I piled into the car and drove to see this neat, but best kept secret light display. It is a little more compact than the ones… Continue reading Christmas Lights, Sweaters & Snow

2016, Christmas & New Year"s, Fall & Winter Life, Family & Friends, Holidays, Lifestyle, Pacific Northwest, Science, Seattle

Victorian Murder Mystery: The International Sherlock Holmes Exhibition

The game is afoot.... Sherlock Holmes is a much-loved "high functioning sociopath" we all are very familiar with. I would not call me a fan girl of the show Sherlock, but I cannot wait for the new season to come in the BBC in January 2017. So I could not resist going to see The… Continue reading Victorian Murder Mystery: The International Sherlock Holmes Exhibition

2016, Health & Fitness, Hiking, Lifestyle, Pacific Northwest, Seattle, Travel Log, Washington

Hiking Rattlesnake Ledge

2017: I have already done this hike before, but this time it seemed there was something different this time around. It might have been due to hiking in a small group of students at Northwest U, or I just knew the outcome of this hike. Either way, it was a better view this time. Last… Continue reading Hiking Rattlesnake Ledge

2016, Hiking, Lifestyle, Pacific Northwest, Seattle, Travel Log, Washington

Sweaty Hike Through Saint Edwards State Park

Boy was it hot on the day I decided to go take an urban hike through Saint Edwards State Park! This solo adventure started off with me asking myself is this worth getting sweaty? Yes! I started out towards the beach (Lake Washington) for a glimpse of the lake from a different angle. I started… Continue reading Sweaty Hike Through Saint Edwards State Park

2016, Family & Friends, Lifestyle, Pacific Northwest, Seattle, Travel Log, Washington

Deception Pass State Park

For the longest time I have been wanting to visit Deception Pass and the bridge that keeps showing up on my news feed over the past couple of months. Over one holiday weekend Dad and I loaded up the truck with our fishing gear and headed for Deception Pass Park's Cranberry Lake for some fishing.… Continue reading Deception Pass State Park