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Annual Murder Mystery Weekend Entices Seattle Residence

Seattle in February can be a tad too cold and wet for residents or visitors. Most people who are stopping in Seattle during this month are looking for indoor activities or getting ready to ski. With this in mind, it is a great time to find deals on hotels since no one is looking to book. One activity that residents always look forward to is the February Mystery weekend held in Langley. Just a little over an hour away from Seattle and a crime scen..

Getting Crafty The Seattle Renegade Craft Fair

There is no better time to find a Renegade Craft Fair than just before the holidays.  There are so many amazing gift opportunities at these fairs.  Each fair has something a little different since different vendors will be in attendance.  Buying gifts at the fair is simple and any gift-giver can rest easy knowing that their gift is going to be unique this year.   What It Is to Renegade Craft   There is no one way to descr..

Fall Festivities in Seattle Fun For Adults and Children Alike

To truly experience a city one must see it every season. Visiting Seattle in the fall is an experience in itself. The beauty that the city has is only amplified by the warm fall colors. Businesses are in full swing of celebrating the upcoming holidays and luckily the regular crowds have cleared out since it is not prime tourist season. There are plenty of fun activities to do this October in Seattle.   Weather   When some pe..

A Pirates Life For Me A Celebration in Seattle

There are many ways to know that it is summer in Seattle.  One way is to watch out for the Seafair Pirates.  That is right, pirates are a sure indication that summer is in full swing.  The Seattle Seafair Pirates are a tradition in Seattle.  They are often found visiting local nursing homes or even hospitals when they are not seizing the Alki Beach.  Watching them port at the beach is quite the spectacle and is accompanies by a festival fit ..

Saving Animals in Seattle Where All Dogs Are Welcome

Dog lovers flock to live in Seattle. It is one of the few cities around that emphasizes the importance of those four-legged friends. So many people love the open approach that many areas of the city take with dogs. From parks to restaurants there is a place where the whole family can come in. For those that are really looking to make an impact, there is even a third annual Bark Benefit.   Choosing Seattle There are many people who are o..

5 Seattle Shops that Will Not Bore the Family

Spending time shopping can quickly get boring. Many retail stores and malls have the same brands and selections. As these stores are shopped the items become more and more redundant. For a unique shopping experience, there are vintage stores, handmade shops, and clothing stores with items designed by the owners. These stores have selections of items that will not be found anywhere else. Making your home in Seattle gives a family opportunity to..

5 Restaurants to Try in Seattle for a New Dining Experience

Choosing where to eat is always a struggle. Whether it is because there is not enough variety, or no one in the group wants to make the final decision, it can be difficult to find a good place to eat. When looking for a different kind of cuisine, Seattle has a lot to offer. There are choices from pizza to sushi. Moving to Seattle is a great choice. There are great places to eat, hang out, and there are always activities for the whole family. I..

Seattle Activities for the New Year

[caption id="attachment_755" align="aligncenter" width="686"] source: lakeunioninseattle.com[/caption]   Seattle is a wonderful place to find different activities and there is a lot happening in 2018. The whole family can enjoy a variety of events that happen throughout the year. Some events are even free! While there are days in Seattle where the rain looks like it could ruin the whole day. Most residents have learned to embrace the c..

Best 4 Seattle Day Trips for the Fall

Fall is a wonderful time of year. There are many holidays to celebrate, the intense heat of summer is over ending, and there is beauty everywhere. Seattle is a great area to visit if someone is looking for traditional fall foliage. Relaxing romantic walks, leaf fights with the children, or vigorous jogs through the trails can all be found in Seattle. Kubota Garden Kubota Garden is an area that is both child-friendly and dog-friendly. Bring ..

Moving to Seattle: Job Economy & Statistics

[caption id="attachment_490" align="alignnone" width="740"] photo: pydata.org[/caption]   If you're relocating to Seattle and you need to find a new job then you don't need to worry as much as you might if you were moving to another city. There is a lot of potential work in Seattle across a wide range of industries.   Seattle is not like other sprawling US cities - it is distinctly possible to work near a residential area so..