Mini-Vacation: {Washington State}

The family is getting back together!
After two long years away, my parents are moving back to Texas – in fact, they were wheels up this morning on their way to the Lone Star State.
We couldn’t be more excited…except for the fact that they have to leave Seattle.

Pete and I love it there.  The food, wine, company and scenery are absolutely to die for.  So before we lost the privilege of having free room & board in one of our favorite places, we knew we had to make a short trip back (and help with the packing, of course).
You may remember that we went for a {visit} back in February 2013.  It was Pete’s first time so we focused a lot more on the tourist-y sites and we were excited to expand upon our repertoire this time after hitting up a few of our fave places.

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Throwback Thursday: {Seattle}

Pete have one primary theme on our pre-kids bucket list: TRAVEL!

There are so many amazing places in the country and in the world, I just can’t live with myself knowing I haven’t explored as much of it as possible.  I, luckily, had the opportunity to live in the Pacific Northwest for my early childhood.  So, when my parents decided to move back to Seattle the day after my wedding (“leaving and cleaving” in the most literal terms), I knew Pete and I had to get up there ASAP.

Fast forward to February 2013 – It’s freezing, foggy, rainy and freakin’ perfect!  What isn’t there to love about this place?
Amazing food, fantastic wine, good vibes, lovely people, beautiful scenery.  Pinch me now, I must be in heaven!

After Pete and my dad spent an evening skiing while my mom and I enjoyed delicious Thai food, we…
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