October is my favorite time of the year, without a doubt. I would live endlessly in October. Not only is it my birthday month (10/4, baby!), but it’s also Physical Therapy Month (my beloved career) AND Pumpkin Spice Season! Read more for my Bucket List this autumn season.
Written October 1, 2021 Seattle may be the home of Starbucks, but Pumpkin Spice Lattes aren’t the only thing brewin’ in the Pacific Northwest in autumn! In the PNW, there is a magical part of fall that does not seem to have an equivalent anywhere else in the world. Here, the all-too-brief season of the […]
Written March 15, 2021Experienced March 15-16, 2020 It’s pretty incredible to think one year ago, I was sitting with my friends, enjoying a Reuben with a gorgeous view of Mount Rainier. We had been nervous our trip would be canceled with the pending pandemic, as we began hearing about things closing and changing in the […]
Written February 28, 2021 When driving to or from the mountains, one of my favorite things is grabbing a special cup of coffee, treat, or breakfast sandwich burrito to-go. It can be fuel for the day’s adventures or a little boost for the (typically) long drive home. During my four years in Washington State, I […]
July 12, 2020 Sunday Funday Starting Location: Edmonds, Washington (Depart 05:30AM, Pacific Standard Time)Ending Location: Whitefish, Montana (Arrive 05:30PM, Mountain Standard Time)Driving Time: 10 hoursDriving Miles: 550 Here we go… we are on our way! We’re off to great places across the country… the trip started TODAY! I can’t believe it… I had my last […]
July 3, 2020 And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.– The Alchemist, by Paulo Coelho – When making big decisions in life, I follow my heart. Eventually, my mind follows with thoughtful evaluation, planning, and execution. Basically, lots of pros and cons lists on Excel (literally. I […]