Dinner with the aunts

This week all of the aunts on my mom’s side of the family are gathering in Seattle for their annual “All Babes” getaway. They’re staying at Shirley’s lovely lake house and the invited… Continue reading

Discovery Park adventure

After settling into our new neighborhood, we decided to venture over to Discovery Park in the Seattle neighborhood of Magnolia. We walked and jogged along the trail by the shore and then walked… Continue reading

Fourth of July!

We had a lovely Fourth of July out here! On the 3rd, we took a bike ride on the bike path near us. We went to Gas Works Park, where most people watch… Continue reading

Ballard Locks

So, as you may know, Seattle is surrounded by water. There are canals, bays, and sounds everywhere. Right across the canal from us is a lovely fishing neighborhood called Ballard that still resents being… Continue reading

We found a place!

Well, it’s official. We are now Seattle residents! We found an apartment in North Queen Anne and moved in on June 30. We have been busy decorating and organizing, but more on that later!… Continue reading

Tiger Mountain Hike

After settling in at Shirley’s, we decided to explore the local mountain, Tiger Mountain. It was a nice day hike, about six miles round trip and we had great weather. On our way… Continue reading

Hello, Seattle!

After an adventurous four-day road trip, we finally arrived in Seattle! Until we find a place of our own, we’ll be staying with my cousins’ other grandmother, Shirley. She lives right on Lake… Continue reading

Badlands Day Trip

We had a great day trip through Badlands National Park! We drove through the whole park and stopped a few times to get out and explore the weird landscape. What a strange place:

Road Trip, USA

In this inaugural blog post, I’m happy to announce that Brian and I will be embarking upon our cross-country adventure tomorrow morning! Here’s our itinerary: Saturday, June 19: Depart from Brian’s house in NH and… Continue reading