Friday, July 20, 2018
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Channel Your Inner Sommelier at Claret Wine Bar

Head to Wallingford to explore wine two at a time I had just finished reading Cork Dork and was feeling confident in my ability to taste wine like a pro last week when we visited Claret Wine Bar in Wallingford, the newest member of the Purple Cafe and Thackeray restaurant family. I had no reason to feel confident – I love wine and know which wines I like and which I don’t (Sorry white wine, you’ll never be a red. You’re dead to me), but I’m no expert. (more…)
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Brunch with a View: The Nest at Thompson Hotel

The Nest is a rooftop bar at the top of the Thompson Hotel in downtown Seattle. It’s a lovely place to drink some artisanal cocktails and take in the elusive sunshine. When I heard there was a weekend brunch, I was all in! (more…)
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Culture Dose: Support Our National Parks

Celebrating our sacred land with picturesque selfies + beautiful wall art. At a time when the future of our country’s national parks feels threatened, we’ve discovered two wonderful ways to honor their beauty and support those trying to save them. (more…)
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Agrodolce Cooks Up PNW-Infused Seasonal Menu

While I’ve had plenty of good PNW-inspired fare in Seattle, including top-notch wine offerings, my recent dinner at Agrodolce was really special. From the outstanding entree options to the welcoming and knowledgeable staff and the exquisite wine, Agrodolce stands out.  (more…)
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Feast Portland Announces Festival Lineup, Tickets On Sale Friday June 8th

Bon Appétit Presents Feast Portland returns for its seventh year, Thursday, September 13 – Sunday, September 16, 2018. The Pacific Northwest’s premier food and drink festival and leading national culinary event continues to bring together legendary and emerging culinary talent at more than 40 inventive dining experiences.  (more…)
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Travel Tips: The Cruise of All Cruises

For newbies and skeptics, we present the decadent Norwegian Bliss. If we’re being honest, we’re not sure we’ve ever fancied ourselves official “cruise people.” However, the massive, luxurious Norwegian Bliss may have us changing our tune. Here are some reasons this brand-spanking-new vessel might also shift your thoughts about a fascinating mode of travel and seeing the world. (more…)
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Wellness: Modern Pilates at Pilates ProWorks South Lake Union

Local entrepreneur Kate MacDonald, former president and co-founder of Julep Beauty opened up the boutique fitness studio concept Pilates ProWorks in South Lake Union last month. (more…)
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RECAP: Sofi Tukker, Kah-Lo, LP Giobbi @ The Showbox

A balmy Sunday evening was perhaps the perfect time for the island-themed ‘Treehouse World Tour’ featuring Sofi Tukker, Kah-Lo, and LP Giobbi to The Showbox. By 7:30 pm on Sunday, May 20th, twenty-and-thirty-somethings were winding their way into the venue, with neon bands and cool kicks, ready to bring the house down. (more…)
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