Adagio Coffee in Sequim

, originally uploaded by andai. I was in Sequim a few weeks ago for a weekend excursion and I happened upon this interesting coffee house (and I mean house). From the outside, the place looked like someone’s expensive house and the inside is really nicely decorated with dark mutes colors and wood. The two baristas…

Grand Central Bakery Coffee Cup

Grand Central Bakery Coffee Cup, originally uploaded by andai. A couple of weeks back, went down to the Grand Central Bakery store located on Eastlake for a latte and lunch. What did I have for lunch? It was the Spring Chicken sandwich consisting of chicken breast, diced and tossed with fresh herbs, local asparagus, mayonnaise,…

Alder Wood Bistro Serves up Amazing Dishes

Iced Water Jars, originally uploaded by andai. You know a restaurant must be really good when you get stopped by a family leaving the restaurant and they proceed to rave about the food for the next 15 minutes. This is what happened to me when I went to Alder Wood Bistro a couple of weeks…

Caffe Umbria Coffee at DeLaurenti

, originally uploaded by andai. Caffe Umbria is a Seattle based coffee roasting company that traces its roots back to Perugia Italy. Their logo, the Arco Etrusco is actually a famous landmark in that Umbrian city. I normally get a latte from DeLaurenti, a really wonderful Italian store down at Pike Place Market. As an…

Kells, The Irish Restaurant

Kells, The Irish Restaurant, originally uploaded by andai. Kells, the Irish restaurant down in Post Alley at Pike Place Market is a pretty nice pubby restaurant… actually I don’t really know why they don’t just call it a pub. Anyway they have a nice darkish atmosphere that like… well… a pub but the one thing…

Hang in There

I believe this is what Jesus would say to those of us who are discouraged by what we see in the world around us…

This Past Week Was Just Really Weird…

  , originally uploaded by andai. … I hope that the coming week will be better. Yes I know that my troubles are minuscule compared to most around the world yet its the selfish in me that really feels not quite at ease. Especially since I really feel disconnected and struggling somewhat with my faith….

The Cherry Street Coffee House

Cherry Street Coffee House, originally uploaded by andai. Although I had known about and once been to the Cherry Street Coffee House up in the Belltown section on 1st Avenue, it wasn’t until recently that I actually really tried their coffee at their other store, also on 1st avenue but a couple of blocks south…