Apr 2010
Worth a Thousand Words: Colors of Spring

I may be a writer by trade, making my living hooking up words. But there are times that I can't help myself, falling back on the old adage that a picture is worth a thousand words. So I'm going to play that card today and share with you some snaps from the Easter drive my husband and I took to the Skagit Valley. I sat there over our delightful, simple brunch made from that morning's farmers market ...

Jul 2008

Out And About: Chicken Coops

A couple of summers ago I did an article for Seattle Magazine about the trend of urban chicken-keeping that was sweeping Seattle, and surely still is. The story was instigated by a trip on the City Chicken Coop Tour, put on by Seattle Tilth. It snuck up on me this year, the tour for 2008 is this Saturday, July 12. Go to their ...