Bastille Day 2017

Bonjour! In case you didn't know, the day before yesterday was la fête de la Bastille! Bastille Day is the French Independence day, which falls on le quatorze de julliet every year, marking the day during the French Revolution when the Bastille was stormed in 1789. When I went to Paris last summer I actually stayed in the area near where… Continue reading Bastille Day 2017

Discovering Redmond

Redmond, WA is not the first place Seattleites think of when they want to check out a nearby city. We're more likely to head to Vancouver or Portland, eschewing the smaller cities in favor of places with hipster coffee shops and organic grocery stores. Around here, Redmond is pretty much known for two things- Microsoft… Continue reading Discovering Redmond