Gnocchi for the People

Gnocchi is the ultimate comfort food. When properly made, these pillow-soft Italian dumplings will warm your tummy, and soothe your soul.  Although their origins are [...]

Viking Days in Seattle

Scandinavia is home to breathtaking landscapes, exciting cities, and some of the most creative chefs in the world, like Andreas Viestad from Norway, and Rene Redzepi of [...]

Day trip to Vashon Island

Seattle is a city for water lovers.  It sits on Elliot Bay – and the Puget Sound and San Juan Islands are just a short boat ride away.  Our weather is notoriously [...]

Ballard in Springtime

Ballard is one of Seattle’s many distinct neighborhoods with its own unique flavor that mixes old-time fishing history and dive bars with trendy shops and restaurants. [...]

Signs of Spring in Seattle

When the sun comes out in Seattle during the gray late winter months as Spring slowly teases us with its approach, everyone’s mood is instantly boosted.  People are so [...]