Worth a Read

Worth a Read

Seattle skyline in the rainI’m in Seattle this holiday weekend, exploring the city and sharing my discoveries on the Motif Seattle Instagram account (hey – if you’re not following them, go take a look here and you’ll find plenty to like). One of the goals for the weekend is to find new places to try – or places that I haven’t been to for a looooong time. It’s been a lot of fun so far, and I still have a couple of days left.

And yes, GO SEAHAWKS!

Here’s some recommended reading for your week:

  • How David Bowie Sexually Liberated Us All – One of the many stories paying homage to rocker David Bowie. He shaped music and opinions in so many different ways, breaking barriers that many now reflect upon. RIP Rocket Man. Read original article here: How David Bowie Sexually Liberated Us All
  • 10 Outrageous Words Millennials Use (and What They Really Mean) – Be honest now, did you know any of these? (I knew only one, and had heard of just a couple more.) Read original article here: 10 Outrageous Words Millennials Use (and What They Really Mean)
  • Hey Millennials, Your Mom Is About to Follow You on Snapchat – Titled to provoke, this story is about Snapchat growing up, leaving its niche, and going mainstream. Are you on Snapchat? Read original article here: Hey Millennials, Your Mom Is About to Follow You on Snapchat
  • Seattle archdiocese posts list of 77 accused of child sex abuse – A sad list, and it would be easy to just pass it by. But it’s important to too many people in our community. Take a deep breath before taking a look. There are likely some surprises here. Read original article here: Seattle archdiocese posts list of 77 accused of child sex abuse

 

Mary Jo Manzanares is a traveler, travel blogger, and podcaster. In addition to her blog, Traveling with MJ, she hosts the Where Else to Go podcast, and is the founder and the editor-in-chief of The Traveler’s Way, an online travel magazine. Her travel ethos is value luxury - luxury for real people - and her goal is to help travelers know when to splurge and when to save. Mary Jo has been a speaker at various industry events around the world. When she’s not traveling, Mary Jo likes lingering over a cup of coffee, wandering in a museum, sipping wine at a cafe, and sharing it all with friends and readers. Her most recent travels were to Stockholm, a Baltic cruise, and Universal Orlando Resort.

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