Category Archives: Travel

My travels

Adventure Tuesday – Disc Golf

Disc Golf (or Frisbee Golf) is lots of fun and you can do it with your whole family.   We headed to a near by course, Loutsis Park in Carnation,  and had a great time. We played 2 rounds of … Continue reading

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Adventure Tuesday – Rattlesnake Hike, North Bend WA

I have heard about this hike for a number of years and we were able to get it scheduled in this year.  It is AMAZING!  Highly recommended.  It isn’t too long (4 miles round trip).  It isn’t too steep (but … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday

1.  Owen had seen a Living Social deal about having your dryer vents cleaned and thought it would be a good idea a few weeks ago.  Last Tuesday they came and spent a bit of time cleaning out our dryer … Continue reading

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What Do You Do In The Summertime – Marymoor Velodrome and Kubb

It has been a number of years since Owen and I headed out on a Friday night to watch the bike races at the Marymoor Velodrome.  This night was great and did not disappoint.  It is amazing the see the … Continue reading

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What Do You Do In The Summertime – Grass Lawn Park

Grass Lawn Park is an amazing park in Redmond.   I have driven past it a number of times and figured it would be a great place to do a photo scavenger hunt with my kids and two of their … Continue reading

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What Do You Do In The Summertime – Seattle Glassblowing

A few weeks ago we visited the Tacoma Glass Museum and we intrigued by glass blowing.   A few days later I saw a Living Social deal for glass blowing at Seattle Glassblowing Studio.  There were a couple of options … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to Me

I had a wonderful birthday this year. Started with my annual run across and back the I-90 floating bridge.  Nothing like running on water to make you feel invincible.  My good friend Tamie came with me for the run.   … Continue reading

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What Do You Do In The Summertime – Lake Sammamish State Park

We headed to Lake Sammamish State Park so the kids could go stand up paddle boarding.   As luck would have it they weren’t open that day for rentals (surprise to me).  Luckly we had brought our two boogie boards … Continue reading

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What to do in the Summer Time – Pine Lake Park, Sammamish WA

Our favorite local lake that is within walking distance is Pine Lake.  It is a short 1/2 mile walk.  It is VERY popular on hot sunny days. Here is a picture on morning during a run…   Here are pictures … Continue reading

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What Do You Do In The Summertime – Alki Beach

It was a hot summer day and so we headed to Alki Beach for some fun.  Alki Beach is located west of Seattle and has amazing views of the Seattle Skyline.  One important thing we discovered by accident was that … Continue reading

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