Seattle Livin’

  I am always hesitant to post pics like these because our gorgeous Seattle weather is such a well-kept secret. But there you go – it doesn’t actually rain that

places, memories: Prague

Rainy days with a sick kid at home mean cleaning and organizing! In going through & organizing all my photos, I came across several scanned images, including these scans –

food, glorious food

We went over to Vashon Island yesterday, and found ourselves at Sea Breeze Farm‘s La Boucherie.  Oh, how the angels wept.  Hands down, one of the most incredible meals we’ve

my new year

TODAY begins my new year celebration, so to speak.  Today is my birthday and I’ll happily tell you that I’m 35.  THIRTY FIVE!  Wow.  When I was in my 20s,

still dancin’

  25.01.2011   Nikki   Food and Drink   No comments

I haven’t foregone this blog completely, I’ll get to it again (I’ve got at least 15 drafts waiting to be completed.)  But in the meantime, I’ve started the other blog/story

fatty boombalati

  29.11.2010   Nikki   Food and Drink   No comments

Ok, so I mentioned this briefly a few weeks ago, but I’m going to say it again and expand a bit. A couple of weeks ago, I went and got

gobble gobble

I think I miss my blog.  I just realized it’s been going for about 10 years now – though I’ve removed or drafted most of the older posts.  I regret


I still have lots to post from our Spain/Holland trip, and pictures… but in the meantime (while I finish uploading and editing photos) – FARMERS MARKETS! SEATTLE! UTOPIA! I thought,

Philadelphia to Madrid to San Sebastian

So, wow.  I’m not in my early 20s anymore.  Nor do I have the stamina of someone who is.  Of course, I’ve known this for a long time but it


  17.09.2010   Nikki   Food and Drink, Seattle   1 Comment

A friend of mine sent me this article last week: Do you have the balls to really change the food system? There are parts of it where I could see