Caroline Livengood

About Caroline Livengood

Caroline is a blogger living in Los Angeles with her husband, Chase, and dog, Honey. As the daughter of an airline pilot, and now living across the country from family, she is no stranger to traveling! Whenever she's on a trip Caroline has two main concerns: eating good food and saving money. To see what Caroline's up to when she's not on Johnny Jet.com, check out her blog at www.pinkbasil.com OR follow her on twitter @CaroLivengood OR follow her on Instagram @CaroLivengood

A weekend in Seattle

Argosy Cruises

My husband Chase and I took off for a weekend in Seattle.  Seattle is a great city, the atmosphere is very relaxed and casual and around every corner there are great restaurants, cafes and stores to browse through. We were determined to take in as much of the city as we could in the short amount […]

A Night at the Renaissance Seattle Hotel

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By Caroline Livengood: My husband Chase and I stayed at the Renaissance Seattle Hotel for a night on our recent trip to the rainy city, and I wish we could have had more time there. Here are a few highlights: Location: Situated in downtown Seattle, we were within easy walking distance of numerous attractions including […]

5 Reasons to Stay at the Hotel Alexis in Seattle

the lobby from the other side

By Caroline Livengood: My husband Chase and I spent the weekend in Seattle and stayed at the Hotel Alexis in downtown. After only one night we actually discussed how much better life would be if we could just take up residence at the Alexis permanently. I could go on forever about why we loved it, […]

Tarascos’ Tamale Making Class

Assembly

Tarascos Mexican restaurant is not the first place you would expect to find quality cooking classes, or really, cooking classes of any kind. A shabby looking restaurant located among eclectic shops in the Silverlake area of Los Angeles, it isn’t a spot I would have decided to try on my own. However, I’ve been dying to […]