|Friday, January 2
Leaving Bellevue Bally... through the intersection of Eastgate Way and 150th Ave SE... looking eastward toward the Cascade Mountains. The old Bally at Briddle Trails closed the month before...
|Sunday, January 4
With Chunhee in Kirkland, then parked at the old Mamason lot in downtown Bellevue...
|At the Brown Bag in Kirkland with Chunhee... demonstrating the finer points of a well designed coffee cup handle...|
|My "in between contracts break time" weekday routine through January and February included taking Chunhee to her morning ESL class at Lake Washington Technical College in Kirkland, then stopping in to visit with her mother in Kirkland (where I would make coffee and watch 2 late morning episodes of "Little House On the Prairie" on the Hallmark channel...|
|The cold Sammamish valley, just north of Redmond...|
|Tuesday, January 6
Downtown Bellevue from a condo in Old Bellevue...
|Friday, January 9
Outside Bellevue Bally... evidence of an attempted break-in...
|Thursday, January 15
Celebrating my birthday at the Cheesecake Factory in downtown Bellevue with Chunhee, then a thousand dollar brake job at the Overlake Bellevue Les Schwab...
|Visiting John, Jeannie and Josie... with Chunhee...|
|Young Josie was telling Chunhee a big story... something about a duck quacking behind the couch...|
|Foggy morning in downtown Bellevue, from near Tully's on Main St...|
|Chunhee and I took a short drive up to Edmonds by way of the Boeing facility in Everett...|
|Tuesday, January 20
Downtown Bellevue Pullic Library with Chunhee... Chunhee was taking a weekly Monday night Citizenship study class at the library, requiring ocassional extra visits...
|Facing west... I-90 over the East Channel of Lake Washington between Bellevue and Mercer Island... Seattle under the inversion... the Olympic Mountains in the distance...|
|Facing north... Mount Baker in the distance...|
|Facing west toward Seattle and the Olympic Mountains...|
|Facing northwest toward downtown Bellevue...|
|Facing north toward the Microsoft campus... the construction cranes are at the future "Microsoft Commons and Studios" site... Mount Baker in the distance...|
|Saturday, January 24
Old time Jazz at Bellevue Crossroads...
|Tuesday, January 27
Dropping Chunhee off at Lake Washington Technical College in Kirkland for her ESL class... later at Bellevue Square Mall we met with Chunhee's friend Aki...
|Wednesday, January 28
Fetching Chunhee after her class at Lake Washington Technical College...
|At Bellevue Crossroads with Ai...|
|Sunday, February 1
Chunhee and I visited the First Baptist Chunch in Bellevue...
|Wednesday, February 4
Watching Dancing With Wolves whilst parked near the Mainstreet Tully's in downtown Bellevue...
|Sunday, February 8
Chunhee at Crossroads Park in Bellevue...
|For the jaunt over to Seattle for Lion King I rented a car, as parking Bigfoot near the Paramount Theatre would be challenging. My old apartment was a block over from Aero Rent-A-Car, so I drove by, for old time sake...|
|At the Warthog Barbeque Pit in Fife/Tacoma with Chunhee...|
|On the Tacoma waterfront...|
|Mount Rainier, from Tacoma...|
|Nearing the Tacoma narrows...|
|The Tacoma Narrows Bridge..|
|The old Mamasan parking lot in Downtown Bellevue...|
|At the Wilburton Train Trestle...|
|Enjoying coffee and "Little House On the Prairie" while visiting with Chunhee's mother in Kirkland...|
|Saturday, February 28
Bellevue Crossroads with Chunhee...