Best Pumpkin Patches Near Seattle

It’s a family tradition: the annual trip to the pumpkin patch! And why wouldn’t it be? The scenery. The fresh air. The chance to unplug and spend time together. It all adds up to some [...]

Road tripping the Pacific Northwest Coast with kids

Something about our oldest getting ready to start kindergarten made me long for a summer family road trip. We’ve lived in Seattle for 14 years now, and there’s an almost insurmountable amount of [...]


Best places to photograph in Seattle with your spring blossoms

Parents, let’s face it: We love taking pictures of our kids. Photos fill up our phones, homes and social media accounts. There is no better time to snap that perfect picture for [...]


Pacific Northwest fun for kids AND parents at Suncadia Resort, no matter the season

The holidays were long behind us. The rain just kept… raining. Even in the mountains, there wasn’t much snow to enjoy a day trip for sledding or skiing at Suncadia Resort in Cle Elum, [...]


Tea (+ spa) for two at Seattle’s Fairmont Olympic Hotel

Live in Seattle or plan to visit? Have a special someone? Whether your love is 4 or 104, they’re sure to be wowed by a day of treats and pampering at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel. Better yet, [...]