Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center

Every time I go downtown, I pass the Bill & Melinda Gates foundation and wonder what is behind those buildings. I don’t know why it never occurred to me that the visitor building is a great place to just pop in and look around. A couple of weeks ago I was invited to a special media event at the foundation and I got to explore … Continue reading Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center

Hunger Action Week

Just a couple of months ago, I was asked to judge a Top Chef Challenge. It was such a fun and rewarding event led by acclaimed Seattle Chef and entrepreneur Tom Douglas and supporting the United Way of King County’s mission to take action and end hunger. Proceeds from the guests totaled nearly $100,000. This event was a Top Chef Executive Contest using food that … Continue reading Hunger Action Week

Bloggers without Borders and a Pie for Mikey

I am quite a positive person. That is something that I have learned to be. When bad things happen, I tend to look for on the bright side. When bad things happen to people I know, I always think to myself, well you only get things that you can handle. I imagine that maybe up there in the sky, someone is handing out circumstances. Like … Continue reading Bloggers without Borders and a Pie for Mikey