Category Archives: Seattle

The Little Chinatown Pizza Shop

Our neighborhood pizza shop isn’t even in our neighborhood, but it’s as close to something we’d consider our go-to neighborhood hangout spot in Seattle as it gets.  World Pizza has one of the best happy hours in town, sells nothing … Continue reading

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Chow-Down in Chinatown

Last weekend was a weekend of food festivals in Seattle. We loved the food and street jazz music performed by young teenagers at the Bastille Bash, but the energy and lion dances at the Chow-Down in Chinatown were amazing.

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Magus Books

If you love books and charming book shops, Seattle is the place for you.  The options are endless. On this particular day, we passed our time slowly walking up and down the small aisles of Magus Book, the oldest independent … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Japanese Confectionary

Although July has started off a bit rocky for us, June despite the gloom was a month of wonderful treats, like meeting Mr. Jimmy Mirikitani and finding new treasures. On June 30th we stumbled upon a Japanese confectionary called Tokara. … Continue reading

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The Cats of Mirikitani at Wing Luke Museum

A few years ago when we saw the film The Cats of Mirikitani, my husband and I didn’t imagine we’d ever get to meet the artist Jimmy Mirikitani featured in the film, although we wanted to. Well, thanks to a film … Continue reading

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Farewell Travelers

It’s been a challenging week at the hands of one individual so my husband and I have been preoccupied and as much as we wanted to share the happier times we experienced pre-Monday, it’s been hard. And it’s still far … Continue reading

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Juneuary

This photo of a sign outside a Seattle hardware store was not taken by me, but I just had to post for obvious reasons. Image source.

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