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Cowiche Creek Brewing

Visiting Five Yakima Valley Breweries

The Yakima Valley may be best known for its must-visit wineries, but there’s more than grapes growing in this American Viticultural Area. Home to over…

Uplands trail in Yakima

Spending a Weekend in Yakima

From the winding Yakima River Canyon to hilltop hop fields, vineyards and hiking trails, the Yakima Valley is a sweet escape for Washington sun-seekers. My…

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 of craft beverage establishments, but up until a few short years ago, Renton had a…

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Visiting Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery

What started in 1871 — with Missionaries and French fur traders bringing vinifera plants to eastern Washington — turned into the American Wine Growers launching…

little bear cabin

Five Amazing Dog-Friendly Cabins in Washington

After a busy work week, we love going into the mountains to recharge. The best part about living in Seattle is that there are plenty…

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Edible Herbs and Wildflowers in Washington State

Washington has a unique abundance of wild foods that grow across the entire state. From the coast to the eastern plains, these rugged lands offer…

Cider flight

5 Urban Washington Cideries You Should Know About

When you imagine a cidery what comes to mind? For me, it’s sweeping orchards and farm animals nestled in a quaint valley, the sound of…

White House Bed and Breakfast Yakima

A Taste of Yakima Valley

Did you know that your Friday night IPA is likely made from juicy hops grown in Yakima, Washington? Or even the apple on your counter,…

plated food at Peyrassol Cafe

Top Five Eats in Renton

When you think of culinary hotspots in the greater Seattle area, Renton might not spring immediately to mind – but it should. This suburb best…

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Seeking Winter Sunshine at Lake Chelan

“300 days of sunshine” is a promise worth traveling for — especially in the winter. So after spending much of the season in hibernation, my…

Space Needle's 50th Anniversary

Washington Watchlist: Movie And Food Pairings

We are all still learning to adjust to “the new normal” these days, as we hit the 1-year COVID-era mark. This pandemic has forever changed…

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A Visit to Bobae Coffee and Tea in Woodinville

Bobae Coffee and Tea is a bubble tea shop to not only go for a treat, but to experience. It sits quietly between a beauty…

nachos from Nacho Mama's food truck in Seattle

A Visit To Nacho Mama’s Food Truck In Seattle

In a world with food trucks seemingly at every corner and outside every brewery on the weekends it can be hard to set yourself apart…

Spending a Day on Camano Island

Camano Island is near and dear to my heart. I moved to Washington in early October of 2019 and found myself living on Camano Island…

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Spending an Hour in Cle Elum

If you are a Washington resident, or even a newcomer to the state, you know that driving over the Snoqualmie Pass can be treacherous at…

espresso at Third Culture Coffee in Bellevue, Washington

A Visit To Third Culture Coffee

Located in Old Bellevue is the unique and aesthetic Third Culture Coffee (3C). The cafe sits in an apartment building’s retail space and is conveniently…

Broadcast Coffee

5 Killer Cafés in Seattle That Don’t Rhyme With “Arbucks”

Let’s face it – there’s a comfort with knowing there’s a convenient caffeine station in every strip mall and grocery store that takes your gold…

Five Historic Places to Eat and Drink in Washington

Beyond the cradling mountains and blooming cherry blossoms, past the steadfast evergreens and old Rainier Beer-sponsored summers lie glimpses of yesterday. Washington has been and…

washington winter ciders

8 Sensational Ciders to Warm Up Your Washington Winter

As cider lovers, we know there’s no specific season for cider, but there are special ciders for every season! Winter in Washington can range from…

People drinking beer and watching Ellensburg Winterhop Brewfest online

Attending A Virtual Winterhop Brewfest

In its 17th year, the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce is working hard to put on the 2021 Winterhop Brewfest, which is set to occur…

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Spend the Day Eating Mac & Cheese and Gourmet Cheeseburgers at Beecher’s Cheese For All

If you’re a cheese lover, raise your hand! Who are…

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Spending a Day in Mount Vernon

Established in 1889, Mount Vernon is a small city located…

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Spending a Weekend in Ellensburg

Ellensburg, Washington, is just a two-hour drive from Seattle and…

Dining in Igloos in Spokane

It’s Friday, and you and your friends are looking for…

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Spending a Day in Seattle’s Green Lake Neighborhood

One of my favorite aspects of living in the Seattle…

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Must-Visit Breweries in Clark County

Cool, industrial taprooms, tart and tangy sours and all variations…

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Top Spots for a Taste of Asia in Northgate

It’s no secret that Seattle has a thriving international district.…

Visiting Roast House Coffee in Spokane

It’s impossible to talk about Spokane’s thriving coffee scene without…

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Must-Visit Breweries in the Tri-Cities

The Tri-Cities is famous for wine, for rippling rows of…

Vinny

Visiting Vinny’s Bakery, Café & Bistro in Pasco

Driving into downtown Pasco, across the iconic beams of the…

Coffee

Top Five Cozy Vancouver Coffee Shops

If you live in the Pacific Northwest, you know we…

Spending a Weekend in Fairhaven

Fairhaven is perhaps the most charming place in Bellingham. Perched…

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Must-Visit Yakima Valley Food Trucks

It’s taken a long time for the food truck scene…

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Spending a Weekend in Downtown Bellingham

Situated between the North Cascades and the Salish Sea, Bellingham…

The Trail to Tamales in Tri-Cities

The Tri-Cities is known for its hot, dry sunshine, its…

Spending a Day in Snoqualmie

Just a 30-minute drive from Seattle brings you to a…

Nine Must-Visit Bakeries in Spokane

For those of us with a sweet tooth in Spokane,…

Must-Visit Wineries in the Yakima Valley

I think it’s safe to say that as Washingtonians, we…

The General store in Port Gamble Washington

Visiting Port Gamble

Traveling Northbound on Highway 3 towards the Hood Canal Bridge,…

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A Season of Thanks in the Tri-Cities

Thanksgiving in the Tri-Cities is more than just a day;…