The Nation’s Most Popular Locks

Ballard, once a town populated primarily by Scandinavian fishermen, is now a popular neighborhood in northwest Seattle (I previously wrote about Ballard’s recent boom in popularity here and Ballard’s famous holdout here). Two of Ballard’s defining features are associated with the waterway that separates the neighborhood from the city: the Ballard Bridge and the Ballard Locks. The… Read More The Nation’s Most Popular Locks

Round Front Doors

I found this picturesque cottage on the bluff above Puget Sound (I can only imagine the view from the back). It is very Pacific Northwest in character and the blossoming rhododendron could not be more perfect. But what about the round front doorway? If you follow me on instagram, you may have noticed three round… Read More Round Front Doors