Warning: Vacation pictures ahead.
The hub and I just got back from a road trip (my favorite kind of trip!). We flew to Seattle and then rented a car
and drove 1700 miles in 7 days.
This is just the beginning…
Peaceful space above the clouds. A sharp contrast to the turbulence in my mind (I’m still a work in progress when it comes to zen and the art of flying).
Ah. Coffee. The best? Storyville Coffee at the Pike Place Market.
Note: We passed seven Starbucks (in less than one mile) to get to it.
So I’m conflicted as I post this pic seeing as I tend to post more lively photos of wildlife,
but it is a big part of the Pike Place Market in Seattle.
And now in case you need soothing, here’s a monster cookie.
And bonus, if you need, it’s gluten-free, from Cinnamon Works.
(Another great gluten-free option at the market: Coffee & Specialty Bakery)
A more lively bunch of Salmon at the Seattle Aquarium.
This guy was a total ham for the cameras.
Mt. Rainier as we saw it from Seattle’s Great Wheel.
This was my hub’s favorite snack. A smoked mozzarella mushroom and broccoli pie.
He enjoyed it so much he immediately got back in line to buy the sweet cinnamon cardamom braid. 🙂
A good spot for eating your market snacks is the Urban Garden at Pike Place.
This is a popular section of post alley at the market.
Reminded me a bit of Diagon alley from Harry Potter,
except if you look very closely at the walls
you will see
Gum. Lots of it.
Some of it artistic. Some philosophical like above. #chooselove
And yes, a wee bit gross.
So hypothetically, if you were to leave your gum mark in Post Alley, what flavor would it be?
Me? Cinnamon Trident.
Next stop: Portland, Oregon. I think. I haven’t gone through all my pics yet. But Oregon for sure will be represented!. In the meantime, it’s back to work!