Category Archives: Field Trips

UWKC Top Chef & Exec Night 2013

PinterestFacebookGoogle+EmailShare

On Thursday night, Mary and I joined emcee Tom Douglas (Seattle restauranteur and recent guest judge on Top Chef Seattle) in cheering on four local celebrity cheftestants as they chopped and sautéd with four pros from Tom Douglas Restaurants. The … Continue reading

4 Comments

White Center Field Trip – Date Night!

PinterestFacebookGoogle+EmailShare

Did you read our White Center Field Trip: AM Itinerary last week? We started at Meander’s Kitchen for breakfast and ended at the Salvadorean Bakery for lunch. In between we browsed along 16th Avenue SW, shopped for specialty meats and Asian groceries and … Continue reading

7 Comments

White Center Field Trip – AM Itinerary

PinterestFacebookGoogle+EmailShare

Hey, Bourdain! On your recent Layover in Seattle while you tried to answer the question, “Why is Seattle so awesome?” you missed a few things. I’ll just forgive the fact that you dissed on Dave Matthews THREE times, and that … Continue reading

3 Comments

Field Trip: Vashon Island

PinterestFacebookGoogle+EmailShare

Joy and I took another foodie field trip on Sunday – this time to beautiful Vashon Island for some wine, cheese, and charcuterie. Vashon is just a quick 15 minute ferry ride from where we live in West Seattle, but … Continue reading

4 Comments

Field Trip: Seattle’s Melrose Market

PinterestFacebookGoogle+EmailShare

It’s Top Chef: Seattle Wednesday! Mary and I took a field trip to Seattle’s Melrose Market last week since we hear it’s one of the spots used for filming. We couldn’t believe that neither of us had been there because it … Continue reading

10 Comments

Small Farm, Big Taste – Booth Canyon Orchard

PinterestFacebookGoogle+EmailShare

On our Washington Apple Road Trip last week, Joy and I stopped in at Booth Canyon Orchard for a tour and apple tasting. Booth Canyon is a small, organic farm located in the beautiful Methow Valley. Owners Stina Booth and … Continue reading

2 Comments

Apples – Orchard to Market

PinterestFacebookGoogle+EmailShare

I love that we have been offered so many opportunities to connect to the food we eat as “food bloggers”. Most recently, Mary and I were invited to tour Stemilt Growers in Wenatchee, Washington. What I expected was a visit … Continue reading

1 Comment

Field Trip: Washington Apple Road Trip

PinterestFacebookGoogle+EmailShare

Last Friday Joy and I  hopped in the car and headed east – in search of fresh picked Washington State apples, fall color, small town bakeries and Mom’s apple pie. We found it all and got a pie crust lesson … Continue reading

6 Comments