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Black Rock Coffee Bar Vancouver Washington Day 3 of The 100 Cups of Coffee in 100 Days Project

Must Have Coffee…….. I stumbled into Black Rock Coffee early on Sunday morning. It was around 6am and after a terrible nights sleep at a hotel…

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Passing Through SODO

“Where exactly IS SODO?” My friend asked me a few weeks ago as we were walking through Ballard, trying not to think about the sheer…

Tinderbox Coffee Roasters Aberdeen Washington Day 2 of the 100 Cups of Coffee in 100 Days Project

What a pleasant surprise. When I walked into Tinderbox Coffee Roasters in Aberdeen, the barista immediately apologized for just putting on some “weird” music. When…

Weeds Cafe Cashmere Washington Day 1 of The 100 Cups of Coffee in 100 Days Project

Let’s talk about coffee, shall we? Weeds Cafe serves Dillano’s (DCR) Coffee, a local roaster from Sumner, Washington. Weeds Café offers a wide range of…

100 Cups of Coffee in 100 Days Explore Washington State

100 cups of coffee in 100 days across Washington State

Over the next 100 days, founder of Explore Washington State, Scott Cowan will be taking part in an experiment of his own making: trying one…

Wine Please Explore Washington State

Wine, Please: A Tour of Walla Walla Food and Wine

Mill Creek was a rush of water through the middle of town – an upwelling of recent snowmelt and rain that careened westward toward the…

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Local Public House in Bellingham

The Local Public House is part of the Menace Brewery family and is located at 1427 Railroad Ave. in Bellingham. Established in 2014, The Local…

Navigate Seattle’s Inaugural Cocktail Week Like a Pro

Everyone deserves an alcoholiday, but leave it to the Seattleites to show us how it’s done. Even after Washington banned liquor in 1913, Seattle residents…

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Spokane Style Beer – Four Local Breweries

It began with Northern Lights Brewery in 1993, and over the years Spokane’s craft microbreweries have rallied to turn Spokane into a compelling city for…

Masquerade Wine Company and Illuminati Brewing Review

Masquerade Wine Company and Illuminati Brewing Review

Wine making. Beer brewing. How can those two things exist at the same location in peace and harmony? What happens when you add a former microbiologist…

Cafe Minee

A New Gem Joins Snoqualmie Downtown Scene: Cafe Minee

It’s easy to admit that I’m a cafe hopper. Honestly, there’s a hint of pride in my voice when I share…

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Your Guide to Coffee in the U District, One Sip at a Time

This is a guest post written by Hannah Pickering. Hannah is a journalism student at the University of Washington, a feminist, writer and amateur photographer. She…

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Twin Sisters India Pale Ale – A Review

Twin Sisters Brewing is new to the Bellingham area, and occupies space in the Sunnyland neighborhood. Enjoy this review! Visiting The Brewery With a large…

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Head Full of Dynomite, Version 5- A Review

Explosive.  Peppery.  Fruity.  Do any of those words sound like something used to describe a beer?  I guess it all depends on your level of…

Northwest IPA_ A Review

Northwest IPA: A Review

Today, I am writing my first beer review, and I am pretty excited to give it a try! I am not a beer expert by any…

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Best Places to Brunch with your Girlfriends

We all love brunch, right? I mean, what’s not to love?! You get to sleep in, enjoy delicious food, and cocktails are practically a requirement! After all, it’s…

Taste of Tacoma 2018

Taste of Tacoma 2018: Food, Festivities, and A Whole Lot of Fun!

Written by Ella Lucente, Photo Attribution: Alex Larson Ahh yes, the summer is finally here! School is out (well…for most at least), the sun is…

Spokane Guide: If You Aren’t Going To These Places in Spokane, You’re Missing Out!

Spokane Guide: If You Aren’t Going To These Places in Spokane, You’re Missing Out!

Spokane Guide: This post was written by Chandler from Spokane Eats  in collaboration with us.  So, you have a weekend in Spokane and you’re wondering what…

Mrs B's Strawberry Shortcake

Review: Food Truck Festival at the Tacoma Musical Playhouse

Written by: Ella Lucente Summer is just around the corner, and you know what that means: food truck season. That’s right, Tacoma started off the…

Aerial view of Tacoma waterfront

Dive, Bars, and Drinks: Tacoma’s Top 5 Dive Bars

Living in Tacoma for most of my life, I have found the restaurant/city life to be particularly exciting. Want lobster? No problem. Looking to try…

The Best Brunch Spots in Spokane

Spokane is known for its Riverfront Park and stunning architecture,…

Swish Swish hot pot in Bellevue, Washington

Top 5 Hot Pot Places to Visit in Washington

What is hot pot, you may ask? A wholesome meal…

1st avenue coffee in spokane

Spokane Coffee Shops: Our Top 9 List

There have been some changes in the Spokane coffee scene…

coffee on Whidbey Island

Five Cozy Coffee Shops on Whidbey Island

As the crispness moves into the air, I look forward…

Stephanie Forrer Featured Image Episode 123 Exploring Washington State Podcast

Stephanie Forrer Episode 123

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Amy Faulkner Exploring Washington State Podcast Episode 120

Amy Faulkner the Ringmaster of fun! Episode 120

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Sena Wheeler Guest Exploring Washington State Podcast Episode 118

Sena Wheeler Episode 118

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Exploring Washington State Podcast Episode 116 Due Cucina

Dué Cucina Episode 116

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Tieton Cider Works Craig and Sharon Campbell

Tieton Cider Works Episode 114

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Visiting Issaquah Coffee House

Issaquah Coffee House Anyone who loves a warm cuppa shouldn’t…

Salt Blade Hand Crafted Meats

Salt Blade Hand Crafted Meats. Episode 111

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Organic Farm School Episode 110

Organic Farm School. Episode 110

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Sadie Davis-Suskind

Sadie Davis-Suskind Junior MasterChef. Episode 109

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Bryan Reynolds of Anthem Coffee

Episode 102: Bryan Reynolds Anthem Coffee

What a powerful voice. Amazingly passionate. Tacoma’s own Stephanie Anne Johnson and their band The Hidogs.

Snowdrift Cider Exploring Washington State Podcast Episode 96

Snowdrift Cider Peter Ringsrud Episode 96

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Cowiche Creek Brewing

Visiting Five Yakima Valley Breweries

The Yakima Valley may be best known for its must-visit…

Uplands trail in Yakima

Spending a Weekend in Yakima

From the winding Yakima River Canyon to hilltop hop fields,…

beer taster from brewery in Renton

Top 5 Places To Grab A Craft Beer In Renton

The Pacific Northwest is known nationwide for its ever-growing selection…

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Visiting Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery

What started in 1871 — with Missionaries and French fur…

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Five Amazing Dog-Friendly Cabins in Washington

After a busy work week, we love going into the…