Tagged with Seattle

Echo Valley Race Report

I wasn’t planning on writing another race report until August, for our only local MTB race- the Palos Meltdown.  I’ve pretty much scrapped my summer racing plans in favor of Eric’s training and quite honestly, I’m Ok with that.  I’m just not excited about riding here.  The local trail (Palos) was closed for most of … Continue reading

Blown away

I really owe Seattle an apology. This city is home to some of the kindest, most amazing people ever. So yeah, some of them are uh, really quirky (that’s being nice) but on the whole I can’t think of a better bunch of people. I am totally blown away by the amount of support Eric … Continue reading

Silence of the [butter] lambs

My blog post about the lack of good paczki in Seattle received a whopping 400+ hits on Paczki Day. No joke. There is obviously a huge demand here folks! Maybe I should bring in a few old ladies from Hamtramck to bake for me next year. I see a food truck in my future… With … Continue reading

Giving up.

I just let our real estate agent go today- we’ve officially called off our house search in Seattle. Technically we never have been able to afford the cost of living here, it’s just taken us 8 years to accept this. It’s a big pill to swallow. We don’t work for the tech companies whose hiring … Continue reading