Donna is one of the fine nerds responsible for OrcaCon - a huge tabletop gaming fest happening 1/13-15 in Everett! As a nerd myself, I had no idea how out of my depths I would be when talking about the immense world of social gaming. Fantastic.


Drone crashes into top of the Space Needle. Time to stop with the drones.

It's time to stop with the drones. It seems like every wannabe cinematographer with a couple grand to drop on a camera-carrying device is rushing out to get the quadcopters, and in order to differentiate themselves, you gotta fly above the coolest stuff, but you aren't supposed to crash it into the...
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Watch Eddie Vedder play at President Obama's final speech

At President Barack Obama's farewell speech on Tuesday night, Eddie Vedder played an emotional performance for the departing president. Vedder started the night with his song "Rise," from the Into The Wild Soundtrack, then played Patti Smith's "People Have the Power" and Neil Young's "Rocking In...
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So, You're In Seattle... Donna Prior of OrcaCon

So, You're In Seattle... Donna Prior of Orcacon

Monopoly, battleship, trivial pursuit - all huge names that come to mind when I think of tabletop gaming - a newer name to that group Settlers of Catan is becoming a household regular favorite. Don’t forget the classic roleplay of Dungeons and Dragons or table top king, Magic the Gathering. That’s...
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Stomping Grounds: The best spots to hit up on Capitol Hill

Supported by Uber Three years ago I moved to Seattle, wide-eyed and bushy-tailed. I spent a few months in South Lake Union (shout outs to corporate housing!) before finally settling down in Capitol Hill, and I haven't moved since. Before I moved here, everyone told me that's where someone new to...
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#sEATtle: Vendemmia

I like to eat. A lot. Food is bae. Therefore, I figured I would post reviews of the places I go to give you a little insight and maybe some ideas on where you might want to nom with your friends or special someones. Plus, it gives me an excuse to pig out on Seattle's best eats and not feel bad...
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Everything we want to see in the Seahawks vs. Lions playoff game this Saturday

Saturday is a big day for the Seahawks. After a season of mixed results, the Hawks have the Lions at home in the Wild Card round to see who will move on in their quest to the championship in February The thing is, everyone and their mother expects the Seahawks to win this one pretty easily as they...
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Stomping Grounds: Kent

Supported by Uber I moved to Kent in July with my pup and many people have asked, "why did you move so far away from the city?" First of all, it's only 20-25 minutes from downtown and second, because I found an affordable, quiet and spacious place for Nix (my doggers) and myself. So why not? Yes, I...
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12 movies in 2017 that might be worth the theater ticket price

There are a ton of movies coming out this year that look like they might actually be worth the price of the theater ticket, which is hard to say with the price of tickets these days. To help you figure out which 2017 films you might want to see on the big screen, here are the 12 I am most looking...
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