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, 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, Lifestyle, Pacific Northwest, Seattle, Travel Log

Riding The Ducks Through Seattle

I understand there is still morning of loss after a year three years ago a terrible crash involving a Ride the Ducks vehicle resulted in serious injuries and a few lost their lives when one crashed into the side of a tour bus on the Aurora Bridge. I respect those who remember this terrible tragedy,… Continue reading Riding The Ducks Through Seattle

2016, Family & Friends, Food & Recipes, Lifestyle, Pacific Northwest, Seattle

English Scones and Peonies Birthday Weekend

This past weekend I celebrated my birthday with those near and dear to me. Even the hot temperatures did not deter me from going outside and enjoy the sunny weather. Here is a few of the celebrations this past weekend. All started with a wonderful dessert get together on the shores of Lake Washington. A… Continue reading English Scones and Peonies Birthday Weekend

2016, Health & Fitness, Lifestyle, Running & Races

Half Marathon Training-My Thoughts Exactly

Pretty much what I have been doing for the past three months while training for the Rock n' Roll Half Marathon in June. Seems like I have not much of a social life since taking on this challenge but the pay off will be a accomplishment of running 13.1 miles and a toned body for… Continue reading Half Marathon Training-My Thoughts Exactly