Snowmelt drips, freezes. Each drop clings to one above. Icicle unfolds.
"The mountain is out." If you spend time in Seattle or the Puget Sound region, you are bound to hear a local resident utter that statement. There is only one mountain we are referring to and it is Mount Rainier. On a clear day, there is no Cascade peak that dominates Seattle, Tacoma or other nearby... Continue Reading →
Need some inspiration? Look down at your feet. While exploring nooks and crannies in my Seattle neighborhood, I recently discovered this mosaic gem in a nearby pocket park. Its rich colors and uncomplicated design captured my attention and I had to photograph it. We are surrounded by inspiration if we look for it. Look up.... Continue Reading →
I received a great nod of approval last weekend. A blogger that I have followed for almost two years, Mrs. N in Japan, nominated me for the the Liebster Award. I enjoy her writing, so I hope you'll visit her site. What is the Liebster Award you ask? It's an award given by a blogger... Continue Reading →
It started on the afternoon of Christmas Eve. I was speaking with a friend on the phone when I noticed that it had started to flurry outside. Soon the flurries were genuine snowflakes. I quickly wrapped up my phone conversation and stepped outside. Snow! I felt giddy. Would we have that rarest of events--a white Christmas in... Continue Reading →