Moving to America.

Just kidding. I freaking wish!

As you all know, it was a long weekend in Canada and it was one for the books.

I went to Seattle with some of my best friends. Just a short trip but it was dreamy.

Jeremy and I stayed at the Olympic Hotel and oh swoon. It’s a beautiful hotel, quite the institution really, and our room had a view of the Space Needle. #winning


Andy, Ryan, Dave, Jer, and I hit up the Mariners/Red Sox game. Always a blast. Surprisingly the Mariners won (they never win) so that always makes things great. Not to mention that the weather over the weekend was unreal!

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Following the game, I finally got a chance to meet Brittany. We’ve been “blog friends” for almost 3 years now and I can’t believe we haven’t met before. Mostly because I had felt like we had, it really was like catching up with an old friend.


Btw, her American accent is the best and it was unexpected :) shhhh, I didn’t tell her about this. I’m sure I sounded very very Canadian to her too.

Later that night, we went out to restaurant called Purple Cafe & Wine Bar. It was actually amazing. Great wine, great food, and great company – what more could you want?!


Followed by a stroll and more drinks.

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Monday morning it was Jeremy’s 27th birthday. He’s getting old, I know.

He dragged me out of our king sized bed for a run (he would). He took off at lightening speed while I struggled to keep up, perfect. I’m really good at ruining someone’s perfect birthday run. Whoops.

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Anyway, showered up and headed to Lola. One of my favourites in Seattle.

Bloody Mary’s, coffee, mini doughnuts, traditional breakfast, and all the coffee.

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Quick pit stop at Pike’s and then it was back to Canada.

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Once we got back to Canada late that night, we stopped off at Jer’s parent’s house for a bit of cake and birthday fun.



Only to have a gorgeous sunset coming back into the city.


Couldn’t have asked for a better weekend!

….ps, sorry I’ve been MIA again. #life


  • It’s okay to be MIA when you are off exploring, celebrating, and having fun! Looks like an amazing trip!

  • Sophie says:

    You certainly have been very busy, dear Britta! :)
    Cool pictures & fun events!

  • Brittany says:

    Love this, LOVE you, love the weekend you spent in Seattle, loved Jeremy. Can you come back already? This time we can go for a nature adventure. OR I suppose it’s my turn to come to Canadaland and you can take me to YOUR mountains. LAAVEEE YOU.

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