Pike Place Market Food Tour

This Saturday, I decided to run down to Pike Place Market to go to some places that I have never been. Whenever I go to the market, I stick to my faves – Piroshki Piroshki, the mini donut place, Le Pichet, Zig Zag, Steelhead Diner to name a few. But there are so many random restaurants and stores that I never go to because I just can’t eat that much. Luckily,  I was super hungry so I figured I could eat at least at four new places over a period of a few hours. By the time I parked, I … Continue reading Pike Place Market Food Tour

Huckleberry Picking Part 1 of 3 – A Personal History

So I don’t mean to brag, but I really know my huckleberry picking. I have been picking these tart and complex little berries longer than I can remember. My hippie cowboy dad used to take us up into the mountains near where we lived in Trout Creek, Montana. Trout Creek is a town with a population of 261 and if you blinked while driving through, you would miss it. But it is famous for a couple of reasons, but the most important for this blog post is that BY LAW it is “The Huckleberry Capital of Montana” and has hosted … Continue reading Huckleberry Picking Part 1 of 3 – A Personal History