Incredible Italian food and gelatto on the gorgeous lakeside porch at Va Bene Berarducci’s Caffe. They are generous contributors to Dining Out for Life.Read more "Va Bene"
The Ellery House Bed and Breakfast was cozy and beautiful and the breakfast was delicious! I’ve been taking photos of interesting hotel wallpaper and upholstery patterns, including this amazing border pattern over the fireplace.Read more "Ellery House Wallpaper"
A delicious and unexpected find!Read more "Country Boy’s BBQ in Cashmere, WA"
Headed north away from the interstate, blasting through a beautiful sunny Washington day, I stumbled on an interesting little town that has remade itself into a Bavarian Alps village: Leavenworth, WA. It was bizarre to drive around the corner and be met with a row of traditional chalet storefronts (even the bank), but it seems […]Read more "Leavenworth, WA"
Driving out of Seattle, I stumbled on an amazing Bed and Breakfast called Tree House Point and was lucky enough to stay in an incredible tree house called the Temple of the Blue Moon perched 30 feet above the Raging River in a huge Sitka Spruce. This place is amazing, and all of the structures […]Read more "Treehouse"
Powell’s Bookstore is a four-story high, two-block long dream come true. Books, books and more books. I stay where I stay in Portland because it’s right around the corner. Carve me out a corner in the Literature section, allow me a few sponge baths in the restroom sink, throw a few coffeeshop pastries my way […]Read more "Powell’s Books"
What a weekend! Dan the Superhero flew out to visit and we ate and drank our way across the city with our Pdx friends. Voodoo Donuts, the Sinferno burlesque show at Dante’s, the Lucky Devil Lounge with Crazy Jaimie, breakfast at the Byways Cafe, 50 Plates with Shannon and Rob, crab and shrimp cakes at […]Read more "Portland, OR"
Historical hotels can sometimes leave a lot to be desired, but not the Occidental Hotel! Thanks to Dawn for her hospitality, and to Larissa, Tony and Glen for their company. And to the team of paranormal investigators that made me nervous to go back to my room in the middle of the night! Luckily the […]Read more "Buffalo, WY"
I love the Devil’s Tower Lodge!Read more "Devil’s Tower, WY"