• Food

    Eat, Drink and Stay Warm: 17 Restaurants With Cozy Outdoor Seating

    Wednesday, January 27, 2021 Written by

    Personally, I love a good patio … in the summer that is. But winter? That’s a totally different story, until now. Thanks to a little government funding and a lot of innovation, several restaurants across Washington have amped up their outdoor dining game. And if you’re like me, you’re thrilled to continue supporting our local […]

  • Running

    Best Rain Gear for PNW Runners (from an Actual PNW Runner)

    Wednesday, January 20, 2021 Written by

    Although I’m a Seattle transplant, I’ve endured enough Pacific Northwest winters (25 of them to be exact) to hold my own in the midst of constant sideways drizzle, prickly ice/rain mixes and the kind of unforgiving dampness that can only be corrected by a ridiculously hot shower or several hours in front of the fireplace. […]

  • Food

    Open and Scooping: The Northwest’s Best Dairy-Free Ice Cream Shops

    Thursday, August 13, 2020 Written by

    As kids we all screamed for it. As adults, we’re still screaming, but for some of us (myself included) we need a version that doesn’t include dairy as the main ingredient. Bonus points if it also doesn’t include artificial colors, fake flavors or GMOs. If you’re dairy-free or follow a vegan or plant-based diet, you […]