Exploring Palouse

  There were certainly lots of MISadventures on our way to Palouse, and a little mishap on our last day in the area, besides that we had a lot of fun in Eastern Washington. Palouse is the land of wheat and barley and lentils and garbanzo. No matter what the crop, in the summer just before harvest they are fields of gold. And if you get lucky, like we did, you get to see them … [Read more...]

Weekly Wanderings #32 – Palouse

We left Portland (or Hotland as I've dubbed it) on Sunday and we had a very eventful trip full of misadventures. Some days are just like that, the last one being our trip from Phoenix to Dayville. We stopped for gas in Troutdale where we had stayed the previous week because it's a truck friendly area with several fuel stations. We picked Love's because it's our preferred brand and loaded up on … [Read more...]

(Not quite) Wordless Wednesday #153: Pike’s Place Street Musician

Isn't that a little bit amazing?  The music he was playing wasn't half-bad either! Unlike this guy who is gracefully multi-tasking, I am falling way behind on blog stuff as I try to re-enter the rush of metropolitan life.  Ten days on the road in the Southwest tends to slow you down a bit! Being that I had practically no cell service and very limited internet access I did not read a single blog … [Read more...]

(Not quite) Wordless Wednesday #152: Pike's Place Bikes

Mr. Misadventures and I stopped for an afternoon in Seattle on our way back from The Willows Inn on Lummi Island.  The weather was gorgeous so we went for a walk around the Pike's Place market area in search for some oysters.  On the walk back we passed by these bikes and I liked the angle looking up at them with the famous Pike's Place Market sign in the background. How about you?  Have you been … [Read more...]