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]

Jul 282014
 
Seattle's Obsession With the Rain

Seattle has an unhealthy relationship with rain. Don’t get me wrong—I’m not an import who makes disparaging comments about Seattle’s climate. In fact, I’m a native Seattleite who loves the rain. At least, I love the rain from October through June. But from July through September, gray clouds, keep your hands off my weather! It’s […Read more]

Oct 202013
 
Fading Family Roots

I went to a funeral last week and met my childhood. The funeral celebrated the 94 years of life of my friend Sharon’s father. It was held in the church where I grew up, in the neighborhood where I grew up. I recently moved close to my old Ballard neighborhood. Current-day Ballard is a trendy […Read more]