Located in Ballard, one of Seattle's oldest neighborhoods, Caffe Fiore sits right off the main road on 5405 Leary Ave. Park your car, get out and walk around the winding streets in the neighborhood. There are charming boutiques, hip artist shops, and cozy pubs to explore.
One of my best friends, Nic, lives in Berkley and knows my love of coffee and pointed out a place that he hadn't tried yet but hoped I would enjoy. Sure enough, Townie was one of my FAVORITE Berkley hot spots, not for the bar but for the coffee.
Before I head out on a new travel adventure, I like to look through the travel guides to see what recommendations I should make sure are on my list of MUST DO's. They are usually a great way to make sure you can fill your itinerary with local highlights. I love being a tourist and seeing the treasures of a town as well as an explorer and discovering local favorites… Read More »My Travel Guide Didn’t Say THAT!
This last weekend I flew down to Cali to visit a friend. We wandered through Berkley, Sausalito, and took a brief moment to see San Francisco. The weather was a bit cool, but still sunny and lovely enough for heading to the Farmer's Markets and walking through the neighborhoods in Berkley to enjoy the spring flowers. I am a gardener. I fell in love with gardening as a small child… Read More »Spring Fever in Berkley, California