Jan 032015
 
Fremont Quest: Burgers & Pizza

My goal is to visit all my local eateries (Fremont neighborhood of Seattle) at least once every couple years. (Of course, some of my faves hit the top of my list a lot more often!) The one exception, if I visit anywhere twice and don’t like it either time, I don’t make myself go back. […Read more]

Jan 032015
 
Fremont Quest: Mexican

My goal is to visit all my local eateries (Fremont neighborhood of Seattle) at least once every couple years. (Of course, some of my faves hit the top of my list a lot more often!) The one exception, if I visit anywhere twice and don’t like it either time, I don’t make myself go back.  […Read more]

Jan 032015
 
Fremont Quest: Gastropubs

My goal in 2017 is to visit every eating/drinking establishment in my neighborhood of Fremont, Seattle, updating my 2014 reviews. Here are my reviews for the gastropubs I visited. See more reviews. **** One of my faves! *** On my regular “go to” list ** I’d go if a friend wanted to * No thanks […Read more]

Jan 032015
 
Fremont Quest: Restaurants

My goal in 2017 is to visit every eating/drinking establishment in my neighborhood of Fremont, Seattle, updating my 2014 reviews. Here are my reviews for the restaurants I visited that I put in the “nicer” category. See more reviews. **** One of my faves! *** On my regular “go to” list ** I’d go if […Read more]

Jan 032015
 
Fremont Quest: Coffee

My goal in 2017 is to visit every eating/drinking establishment in my neighborhood of Fremont, Seattle, updating my 2014 reviews. Here are my reviews for the coffee places I visited. See more reviews. **** One of my faves! *** On my regular “go to” list ** I’d go if a friend wanted to * No […Read more]

Jan 032015
 
Fremont Quest: Breakfasts & Dessert

My goal in 2017 is to visit every eating/drinking establishment in my neighborhood of Fremont, Seattle, updating my 2014 reviews. Here are my reviews for the breakfast and dessert places I visited. (The beginning of the day and the end of the day–I thought there was some symmetry in that.) See more reviews. **** One […Read more]

Jan 032015
 
Fremont Quest: Asian

My goal in 2017 is to visit every eating/drinking establishment in my neighborhood of Fremont, Seattle, updating my 2014 reviews. Here are my reviews for the Asian restaurants I visited. See more reviews. **** One of my faves! *** On my regular “go to” list ** I’d go if a friend wanted to * No […Read more]

Mar 212013
 
A Tiny Slice of Travel

One thing I like about travel is that it takes you out of your own space—home, culture, daily routine—so you can look at your life through the lens of a new environment. This always gives me a fresh, more objective view of my life. Some of my best life decisions have been made while traveling—like […Read more]

Jan 292011
 
Planes, Trains, and Toboggans

I’ve sometimes wondered what it would be like to ride a luge, lying on your back, careening downhill at the mercy of the icy track beneath you with little control of your direction or speed. Of course, I’ve never wondered enough to actually try it. I’ve been very happy just watching the Olympics and wondering […Read more]