Playing Tourist in Seattle

by on September 20, 2011

All those Seattleites who tell us Californians that it always rains in Seattle, are just pulling our (collective) legs! The weather this week has been beautiful.

I am here for a (kinda secret) mastermind meeting with about thirty of the smartest people I know. Before the meetings started this afternoon, I walked down to the Public Market to buy some fresh fruit for my hotel room. I came upon these hanging peppers, and I just couldn’t resist buying one for my kitchen. I don’t cook with a lot of chili peppers, but just looking at these put a smile on my face. A shout out to my friend Kit who tells me the are called “ristras.”

Bought some hanging peppers (for my kitchen) across the street from the Public Market in Seattle. Aren't they beautiful?

Larraine April 19, 2012 at 5:23 pm

Seattle is a nice place. You can see lot of beautiful places like markets. The picture is very nice spices looks a decoration with its beautiful color. Thanks for sharing the post.

mastsethi September 22, 2011 at 10:08 am

Wish, I could use them for my Diwali this year, really nice, they are.

Sandy Rogers September 21, 2011 at 10:05 am

Wish I had some to hang in my kitchen. They are so colorful.

Carol Ann Brusven September 21, 2011 at 8:59 am

Great photo! But are you sure that “rista” isn’t short for “tourista”?

Barbara September 21, 2011 at 1:52 pm

Ha ha ha! Here’s a little write up about how to make your own rista!

Pam Simmons September 21, 2011 at 5:06 am

I wish I could have seen your picture but my computer wouldn’t let me open it.

Barbara September 21, 2011 at 6:25 am

On your computer? That’s odd!

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