Wenatchee Day Trip

Back in May, I spent a weekend in Wenatchee, Washington. My friends got married by the beautiful Lake Chelan, and David and I decided to make a mini-break out of it. Of course, we only really had a day to explore the area, what with the wedding. So I can only share a day trip’s worth…

Essential Brussels

What else is there to see in Brussels? To start with: the Cathedral of St. Michael and St. Gudula, the Royal Saint-Hubert Galleries, chocolates, waffles, beer, the Manneken Pis, and our absolute favorite, the Atomium.

Portland Foodtrip Weekend (Part 2)

At the end of Portland Foodtrip Weekend (Part 1), it was Saturday afternoon and I was recovering from an exciting Friday night by going to brunch, then Powell’s, and getting a bite at PINTS. Now, my friend Jessica had been hinting all week that they had an awesome surprise for me. And finally it was time! We walked…

Portland Foodtrip Weekend (Part 1)

It was my birthday last Friday. Usually, David and I contrive to be overseas during our birthdays, which coincide with some beautiful travel times (mine in fall, his in spring, in April) and are also just far enough apart that we can manage to maintain our finances enough to splurge on two big trips a year. This year,…