Chemex Brew Guide


Peter Schlumbohm invented the Chemex manual coffee maker in 1941. In its obituary of Schlumbohm, the New York Times called the Chemex "one of the 100 best modern devices."

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John Wolters
“Missing Middle” Housing?

For many households, the right type of house, in the right location, at the right price point can't be found because it no longer exists. The mismatch between the available housing and what is needed is often referred to as the "Missing Middle".

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John Wolters
Brass Lamp

The Brass Lamp, a simple bedside or bathroom wall fixture that is timeless, easy to assemble and costs under $50 in parts. 

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Cady Chintis
Rapha Festive 500

“It is by riding a bicycle that you learn the contours of a country best, since you have to sweat up the hills and coast down them.”

--Earnest Hemingway

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Kelly Nowels
Green River Trail

Over the holidays two Seattle friends invited us to ride the Green River trail with them.  We had no idea of the rich and layered history of the region...

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John Wolters