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Saint Patrick’s Day in Seattle

It’s Saint Patrick’s Day which means Corned beef and cabbage, green beer, and people dressed like deranged Leprechauns are everywhere. Despite the lack of a large population of Irish descendants in Seattle, we still have several great Irish Pubs that share the food, music and merriment of a pub you might find in our Sister […]

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New Year’s Eve at Home ~ With Style

Invite a few close friends to ring in the New Year with an easy, intimate party at home.

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Holiday Décor Trend: White-on-White Luxe

From a stunning mantel display to an elegant table setting, you can capture the magic of the holiday season in festive touches that are certain to make your home even more merry and memorable. The white-on-white design trend is definitely at the top of most luxury designers’ lists these days, and this extends to Christmas […]

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Ten Ideas for New Thanksgiving Traditions

Most of us already have our “ways” of doing Thanksgiving – ways our mother did it, ways our extended family did it, ways our neighborhood did it. Thanksgiving doesn’t lend itself well to trying out new traditions, but sometimes the situation calls for it – you can’t make it home for Thanksgiving, for example, or […]

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Prepping your Kitchen for the Holidays

Check spices that may need restocking You may think your spice rack is well-stocked, but before you hunker down for the holiday, double-check expiration dates and give them a sniff test. Spices can go rancid or lose their flavor and scent entirely. Audit your Pantry A well-stocked pantry of coffee, tea, soda, and snacks is […]

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Haunted Houses: Parties and Interactive Entertainment

Who says Halloween is just for kids? Remember when being an adult on Halloween meant handing out candy and watching movies at home? Halloween is not only popular with children; more adults are actively celebrating the holiday and venues are rolling out the red carpet for them.  We’ve gathered a list of adult-only entertainment options […]

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Seattle’s Best Trick-or-Treating

Trick-or-treat! Kids of all ages love reciting those magic words and receiving bags full of goodies; however, walking through the streets and knocking on strangers’ doors may not be the best option for young children. Luckily, Seattle offers plenty of opportunities for safe trick-or-treating in controlled environments for kids of all ages. Pumpkin Bash Featuring BOOMazium […]

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Pumpkin Patch Season in Seattle

That nip in the air signals not only that autumn is officially here, but that pumpkin patches and apple orchards have their best produce ready to roll. Don’t think of these as just places to pick up a future Jack-O-Lantern or apples for baking. No, these seasonal entertainment zones feature corn mazes, hay rides, petting […]

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Holiday Family Fun, Seattle Style

Carousel from King 5 The holidays aren’t officially the holidays until your city puts up an old-fashioned carousel with all the lights and glitz that your inner 10-year-old is dying to ride. Take a spin on the DSA’s Holiday Carousel presented by KING 5 in the Winter Village in Westlake Park. Hours of operation: Mon-Thurs 11am-9pm, […]

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Popup Shop @ Westlake Center

American Express and Delta Airlines are teaming up again this year for another holiday popup! This year the popup shop started on November 29th and stays open until December 24th, perfect for all you last minute shoppers. Look for a tented space outside Westlake Mall featuring merchants like Fancy, Butter Home, and The Sock Monster. […]

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