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, 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

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

Seattle Skyline Atop Kerry Park

Since the Seattle Center is in lower Queen Anne neighborhood, I thought it would be wonderful idea to take my Nana to Kerry Park to see the Seattle skyline and Elliot Bay in all of it's glory. From the perch atop Queen Anne hill, there is a spectacular view of the Space Needle, downtown Seattle,… Continue reading Seattle Skyline Atop Kerry Park

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

The Fremont Troll Love’s Chocolate

The Fremont Troll loves' chocolate. Apparently if you give him a Theo chocolate bar (dark chocolate one) he will let you pass over the bridge and not crush your Volkswagen Beetle. I met the troll at last on a hot sunny day in Fremont. But before I adventure up the hill to see him I… Continue reading The Fremont Troll Love’s Chocolate