The Redwoods

Growing up in Pennsylvania woods are nothing new to me. We had days in elementary school dedicated to what to do if you were lost in the forest. I love nature, but the woods isn’t something I get all teary eyed about. My husband, R, is the exact opposite. When we first drove off the 101…

Feeling Tiny

After driving for 6+ hours to a hotel in the middle of nowhere, no really it was the middle of nowhere we came to Kahneeta. It’s hard to describe the trip because it wasn’t about what we did so much as the land around us. It was breathtaking. What makes this place so awesome: We…

Morsel: Seattle’s Best Kept Foodie Secret

“So I had a biscuit with bacon jam on it.” I pause to see my husband’s reaction, but his face fell. “You had bacon jam? Isn’t is amazing?!” “Oh my god, it is. They get it from a place called Morsel.” In that moment I saw nothing but love and admiration in his eyes for…

Flash Back Friday: Cape Town, South Africa

“When are we going to climb it?” The words leave my mouth before my brain processes what I said. “You are really serious?” I’m in the back of a taxi before I know what is happening being dropped off at the bottom of the trailhead leading up Table Mountain. What was I thinking? This is…