The Seattle rose garden your nose was made for

The Seattle rose garden your nose was made for

Back in January, we moved from our one-bedroom apartment into a two-bedroom townhome. We only moved seven blocks, but it feels like a whole different world over here. Busy streets are like rivers of movement that divide and define neighborhoods. Seattle's rainy months kept us from crossing our busy river north, kept us meandering south [...]

Seduced by the hunt: confessions of an online shopper

Seduced by the hunt: confessions of an online shopper

It always starts innocently enough. You see a blouse on Instagram and go searching for it on the web. You'll just peruse a little, see what you can find. You experience surges of delight when your badass googling abilities deliver just what you're looking for. What begins as curiosity becomes a ravenous pursuit. A colossal challenge [...]