Oh, Seattle

Oh Seattle, you ole salty dog, you. I was just nowhere near your neighborhood. But I was looking for a little fresh air, and, well, you do know how to draw a gal back in. You're always there when I need you. Refreshing sea air whispers over my skin with the sweetest kisses not even …

Multi-Love -UMO

My latest song/video obsession. Listening to this is like walking into a super sexy party while the one-who-got-away ditches the other girl and wraps his arm around your shoulder. Damn. (Multi-Love by Unknown Mortal Orchestra)

Glenn Fleishman on Crumble & Flake’s (and my) Perils of Word-of-Mouth Advertising

The Economist comments on why people like me (who neither wake up early enough nor care to) still haven’t tasted Mr. Crumble & Flake’s already overpriced croissants. After arriving one day at 10am to find only about 5 things left in the case, I haven’t been back. Who are these people on the Hill who …

Preserve the Pinevue and Melrose Buildings!

Hi all!!! Many Capitol Hill residents are outraged about the recent plans to demolish the 300 block of East Pine Street. This block contains the Pinevue and Melrose Buildings, home to Bauhaus Coffee and several other thriving independent businesses. These buildings have maintained their original storefronts and show no significant sign of alteration for nearly …