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Seattle’s Best Brunch & Breakfast Spots

Seattle’s Best Brunch & Breakfast Spots October 31, 2011 | Food, Kid Friendly | Read More
photo courtesy of bastilleseattle.com Seattle cares about food and loves its breakfast. A quality list of breakfast/brunch places includes Café Presse, Portage Bay, Kingfish Cafe, The 5 Spot, Glo’s and Toulouse Petit in addition to these three standouts: Bastille in Ballard, The Dish Cafe in Fremont,...

Seattle Snapshot: Sunset Sail on Puget Sound

Seattle Snapshot: Sunset Sail on Puget Sound September 26, 2011 | Kid Friendly, Things to Do | Read More
In Seattle, if you don’t own a boat, you need a friend who does. We, luckily, have such a friend. We were fortunate enough to be taken out sailing on Puget Sound with friends and family for my husband’s birthday on a warm and sunny day in August. Our 38 foot sail boat left Shilshole Marina...

Seattle Snapshot: The Monorail

Seattle Snapshot: The Monorail September 22, 2011 | Kid Friendly, Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
This historic Seattle feature is a unique way to see the city and take the kids on a ride the whole family can enjoy. I thought this picture provided an interesting point of view for those curious about transit and the monorail. The caption for this photo gives the following wikipedia.org description:...

Seattle Sets the Mood with these Autumn-Inspired Events

Seattle Sets the Mood with these Autumn-Inspired Events September 17, 2011 | Events, Kid Friendly, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Second Annual “This Is Halloween” From October 28th through the 31st at the Triple Door, catch the Can Can’s dazzling concoction of live music, cabaret, burlesque and film inspired by Tim Burton’s “Nightmare Before Christmas” and starring The Can Can Castaways, The Heavenly Spies, Orkestar...

Seattle’s Best Sandwiches

Seattle’s Best Sandwiches September 17, 2011 | Food, Kid Friendly, Nightlife | Read More
Ask a Seattleite where to go for a sandwich and most will come up with some or all of the following places: Photo courtesy of Jennifer C./Yelp Paseo Cuban Roast Consuming a sandwich from this Caribbean hot spot is often described as a religious experience resulting in obsession. Their most popular is...

Free Performance of Children’s Musical at Seattle’s Museum of Flight

Free Performance of Children’s Musical at Seattle’s Museum of Flight April 20, 2011 | Events, free, Kid Friendly | Read More
The 5th Avenue Theatre Adventure Musical Theatre Touring Company is offering a free presentation of its production “Rosie the Riveter” at the Museum of Flight on April 23rd, 2011 at 2:00pm. Developed in partnership with Washington Women in Trades, the performance will be held in the museum’s...

World Rhythm Festival in Seattle

World Rhythm Festival in Seattle April 15, 2011 | Events, Kid Friendly | Read More
It’s been an unusually chilly, damp spring in Seattle – which is really saying something around here! What better way to chase off the rainy day blues than a dose of rhythm? The Seattle World Percussion Society is hosting the World Rhythm Festival at the Seattle Center April 22nd through 24th,...

Skagit Tulip Festival 2011

Skagit Tulip Festival 2011 March 20, 2011 | Events, Kid Friendly | Read More
When I first heard about the tulip festival, I pictured something like a Christmas tree lot, only with tulips. Then a friend showed me a picture on his phone from last years’ event and proved that mental image false. I used to live in Texas, and heading out to take pictures in fields of bluebonnets...

Seattle Snapshot: Mt. Rainier National Park

Seattle Snapshot: Mt. Rainier National Park February 13, 2011 | Kid Friendly, Things to Do | Read More
I waited for a clear, sunny winter day in Seattle to head up to Mt. Rainier National Park. It rained anyway. Lesson learned: It doesn’t matter. This park is alive and bright even on the cloudiest day.

Harry Potter Seattle Exhibition Extended Into February

Harry Potter Seattle Exhibition Extended Into February January 6, 2011 | Events, Kid Friendly | Read More
The Pacific Science Center has just announced that the Harry Potter Exhibition, originally slated to end at the end of this month, has been extended an extra two weeks through February 13th, 2011. The reason for the extension is the exhibition’s popularity, unsurprising both due to the timing with...