"Of course, it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?" ~ J.K. Rowling Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Remember my reading challenge? My goal is to read 20 books this year. I'm a smidge behind, but with good reason. It probably won't surprise…Read more Reading Challenge: Book 5 The Original Matrix
Save the Earth, it's our only source of chocolate! This Spring, the British Hubby and I vowed to hike more. Last weekend, we did a little urban hiking in downtown Seattle. We went to a performance of Haydn's Creation with the Seattle symphony. You've probably heard parts of this master piece. This is the first…Read more Hot Cross Buns & Urban Hiking
Find peace in the rain. Have you ever thought about vacationing with your cat? Given the British Hubby and I normally travel via our sidecar motorcycle, taking the kitties with us would be impractical. However, they would love all the napping nooks and windows at our home away from home on Orcas island. February in…Read more Rain, Rain Go Away
One way to make the most out of life is to look upon it as an adventure. ~ William Feather If you've been following the blog for a bit, you know the British Hubby and I enjoy slightly more unusual vacations. We love vacationing on Ulysses. While we did think about taking it, sadly it…Read more Vacationing in the Off Season
The snow did not even whisper its way to earth, but seemed to salt the night with silence. ~ Dean Koontz Remember on Monday I mentioned we could get no snow or we could get another foot? Any guesses on what happened? That's right, we got another foot of snow. Maybe it will actually warm…Read more The Wall of Snow
Should I stay or should I go now?Should I stay or should I go now?If I go, there will be troubleAnd if I stay it will be doubleSo come on and let me know ~ The Clash Cold front after cold front has been hitting the PNW. The cold fronts have delivered below freezing temperatures…Read more Should I Stay or Should I go?
Take every chance you get in life cause some things only happen once. I'm finally getting around to post about our time at Lummi Island. We stayed at a quaint beach house that was within walking distance to the beach. It had no clocks at all. It was fantastic to not pay attention to what…Read more Island Time