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

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...

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

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...

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

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...