Blog All Entries

Browse by Date  

First Presbyterian photo safari

Apr. 9, 2008
I attended yet another photo safari Monday put on by the City of Tacoma. This one focused on First Presbyterian Church there in the Stadium district. The campus and...

Building Photos, New Tacoma Awards, and Frost Park Chalk Art

Apr. 11, 2008
What a great Friday to get out of the office a bit! I started off my day heading to the Tacoma Club to attend the New Tacoma Awards. The...

Photos ~ Summer, But a Wee Bit Early

Apr. 12, 2008
Considering it was snowing in town only a week and a half ago this is pretty impressive stuff. Today the temp reached into the upper 70s which made for...

Wright Park Fountain and Pond a Beautiful Sight

Apr. 13, 2008
The public can't yet enjoy the full glory of the new pond and fountain at Wright Park but they've done a beautiful job thus far. Izenmania told me earlier...

For My Head Not Her Butt

Apr. 18, 2008
Can I have that back now? Daddy has to go to work. Awwww... I still love 'ya, Lu!...

Photos ~ Frost Park Chalk Art Lunch

Apr. 18, 2008
Since getting its start from a post back in February the Friday lunches in Frost Park have blossomed into a weekly event. We endured all kinds of weather for...

Photos ~ Snowy BBQ & Rock Band

Apr. 19, 2008
Last night we planned to head over to Aaron's place for BBQ'd buffalo burgers and beer soaked brats followed by some Rock Band. All week the weather called for...

Hotel Murano Staycation - The Room

Apr. 21, 2008
Upon entering our king junior suite at Tacoma's Hotel Murano we immediately appreciated it. A gradient of dark carpet to a single gray wall to the white structural pillars...

Hotel Murano Staycation - The Food

Apr. 22, 2008
Aside from enjoying our room we dined three times during our local vacation. Here's where we went/what we had.The Bite, Afternoon SnackOnce we were settled in room 1500 Sarah...

World Premiere - Freidiohead Does Radiohead

Apr. 23, 2008
By some strange coincidence the newly formed Rock Band group Freidiohead was secretly recorded playing Radiohead's Creep. The group's sordid history stretches back all the way to last Friday...

Hotel Murano Staycation - The Art

Apr. 24, 2008
I can't claim to be particularly knowledgeable about particular artists or pieces but I do know what I like. Aside from enjoying our room and food experience, the art...

Photos ~ Frost Park Sidewalk Chalk Challenge #3

Apr. 26, 2008
We had a beautiful day yesterday to be outside at lunch in Frost Park. Lots of people showed up to enjoy a chat and see the RR-inspired chalk art...

Urban Chalk Invasion: Tollefson Plaza Edition

Apr. 27, 2008
Whether related or not to the success of the chalk art popping up at Frost Park on Fridays, it appears that the phenomena is spreading. While enjoying an afternoon...

Photos ~ 27th Street Station Grand Opening

Apr. 28, 2008
The Gintz Group had their grand opening for their 27th Street Station project at the south edge of Hilltop last Saturday. Though not in the market for a new...
Sign In