Star Trek at the EMP Museum –...

12th Jan, 2017

  If there is anything positive to be gleaned from losing someone you care about, it’s this: for a brief window of time, you remember to appreciate the people you…

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And Then The Seahawks Won the Super Bowl

3rd Feb, 2014

If you live the northwest, you have to convince yourself of a lot of things.   Like that you don’t need sunshine, or Vitamin D. That it’s perfectly reasonable to…

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Flying home from Boulder

22nd Jul, 2013

– Rand and I spent the weekend in Boulder, imposing on friends. I did a whole lot of nothing, which isn’t dissimilar to how I spend my days in Seattle,…

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50 Reasons Why I Won’t be Reading...

5th Jun, 2012

I spent the weekend in L.A. After 48 hours or so, I was run out of town by an impeccably-dressed, gorgeous mob with chiseled abs, all screaming in unison: “DEATH…

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The Theo Chocolate Factory Tour,...

21st May, 2012

– I have a confession. It’s kind of a doozy. Are you ready? Here goes … I don’t love chocolate. Hey, where are you going? Hello… ? Wait … what…

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The Seattle Freeze: Making Friendships...

6th Mar, 2012

– I’ve tried writing this post three times already. I spent the whole morning working on it, then most of the afternoon. At one point, it may have even reduced…

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WTF Weds: Frozen Chickens, Crossing the...

29th Feb, 2012

I know it’s not *technically* Wednesday, but yesterday was Leap Day, so that threw me off schedule. Plus, Davy Jones died, so I spent most of the afternoon listening to…

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Groundhog Day, British Airways, and a...

– “There is never enough time,” Rand is fond of telling me, and I nod in agreement. It might as well be our mantra. I didn’t always feel this way.…

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Slightly NSFW Seattle Snow Sculpture

19th Jan, 2012

It’s been snowing for days here in Seattle, effectively shutting the town down. Buses are stranded on hills, schools are closed, and Rand and I have done our best not…

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