on cooler weather #10daysthx

Ah, the seasons. Or more to the point, the changing of the seasons. When a new season starts, it’s so much fun to get out the clothing, accessories, dishes, foods, what-have-you that make that season what it is. As the...

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a promise of pears (updated)

Strawberries mean it is June – the first fruit we see in the Northwest, and they are precious. July is for raspberries. Through August and into September, peaches come. Each week at the farmers market, they have a different...

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celebrating life

I sit at a coffee shop in Kirkland. The sun shines through the west facing windows, and people soak it up – the patrons are strongly biased to the sunny side of the room. Mmmmmm… sunny side. The entry door is on the...

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