Spring Barrel 2018

In Spring of 2010 I was invited to go wine tasting in Eastern Washington. There is an abundance of wineries in that region that partake in Spring Barrel. This was the year one of my favorite traditions was born! I have attended Spring Barrel (or pre-barrel if that weekend worked better) since 2010. I only [...]

Blueberry Dutch, Baby

This past weekend was a busy one for me. Friday my husband and I celebrated my dad’s birthday with him at Elliot’s Oyster House. If you like Oysters and are in Seattle; it is hard to beat Elliot’s happy hour prices for the half shell. The downside is the happy hour is only eligible for [...]

In Tune With Dinner

There is something to be said about the feeling you get when you are in the kitchen, cooking, with music on. I'm pretty new to experimenting in the kitchen and my Type-A personality amplifies the anxiety of trying to get the recipe to exactly as it should be. Music helps counter this. I have many [...]