Often seemingly out of nowhere ~ my foodie self appears. Enthralled by the local food scene, and the community that surrounds it, a mood will strike and I will find myself hearting up Instagram posts ranging from sugar coated baked goods to health/environment focused Meat Free Monday meals (say that one five times fast). A … More Seattle Foodie-ish.
It’s International Women’s Day & to celebrate I made three YouTube playlists, yep three, one for each channel. On my main channel, Amara In Seattle, is a playlist of videos that inspire me, many of these are among my all time favorite YouTube videos for various reasons, explained below. Elizabeth Gilbert’s Ted Talk: Your elusive … More Amara Inspired on YouTube #IWD
What happened in Vegas did anything but stay there. I was in the Paris Hotel taking a momentary break from a new media marketing conference to scroll through Instagram. It was just supposed to be a momentary digital refresher before going back the professional grind. That was before Sebastian Unleashed, an adorable mini American Eskimo … More Social Media Puppy Love
When I was thirteen I overheard a father explain to his kids that they could only draw for an hour because he didn’t want them to get used to the idea that art was acceptable. It was the first time I felt sad about art. It was also the first time I recognized that making … More Thanks for the Crayons
I am writing this dressed as Captain Amar-ica at Ada’s Technical bookstore in Capitol Hill, Seattle… or Scare-attle as I am calling it today. It is Halloween and it is raining, natch. In just a few days life gets even busier, at Midnight tonight Nanowrimo begins, I am suddenly going To LA in just a few days … More Happy Halloween Scare-attle & Beyond
When was the last time you were submerged in classical music? If you are like me, the answer is simple: never. Emerald City Music would like to change that by making classical music accessible and part of the lives of all music lovers. They provide access to top notch chamber music that is comfortable and affordable. Classical … More My New Bae is Beethoven
I am so excited. I just keep saying that. At the start of this month, I begin uploading Amara In Seattle videos and within a week I had launched all three Amara In Seattle channels. Making the decision to start early, while I am still in a learning phase was hard, but I find that … More Now Uploading – YouTube Channels!
Amara In Seattle (AIS) finally has a landing pad and I couldn’t be happier. Yesterday marked my first post on this website, so the beautiful wild strange adventures have begun. Here you will find a plethora of interesting content covering stuff like: Pop Culture Americana Local History Geekery Nostalgia Technology Music Crafts Books Social Media DIY … More Adventures Of A Lifetime