Whether your style is laidback or thrill-seeking, Washington is home to a water adventure (or lack thereof) for just about anyone–of any age and any skill level. Dust off your life vest, and check out these Washington water activities for cooling off and chilling out this summer.
Author: Melissa Larsen
Spire in Downtown Seattle, the city’s fastest-selling condominium development in 2021, has launched its highly anticipated penthouse collection. The nine residences by Laconia Development highlight views of the Seattle skyline, Puget Sound and surrounding mountain ranges.
Walla Walla’s Yellowhawk Resort and Sparkling House has unveiled two new bubbly bottles to its lineup: Sparkling Rosé Malbec and Sparkling Chardonnay. The new releases mark the winery’s first traditional method releases made by winemaker George-Anne Robertson.
A sleek city retreat. A relaxing wine county escape. A bustling family-friendly holiday. Whatever your staying style, a summer staycation isn’t far from home for Washington residents. Here’s where to stay (and play) when the Evergreen State turns into a sun-soaked paradise.
With a focus on fresh seafood and vegetables, Seabird is set to sail into Bainbridge Island on June 9. From Chef Brendan McGill, Seabird will take over the former Hitchcock space, McGill’s flagship restaurant.
As Princess Diana once said, “A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s.” We would have to agree. In honor of Mother’s Day, meet five mamas at various stages of parenting as they share their greatest joys, greatest challenges and greatest wishes for their children.
These Washington-based professionals are not only eco entrepreneurs; they are problem-solvers, finding ways to protect waterways, helping eliminate single-use plastics and Styrofoam and lessening trash in landfills. From upcycled fashion brands to forward-thinking food box services, meet the talents behind the companies that have a passion for the planet this Earth Day–and beyond.
Five Iron Golf has opened its first West Coast location in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood. The indoor golf and entertainment experience, which is backed by Seattle’s own Macklemore, has 10 locations nationwide.
Whether it be advocating for women, children and families experiencing homelessness, prioritizing access to education for underserved populations and people of color or aiding those in the restaurant and hospitality industry facing financial and emotional crisis, this philanthropy-minded group is showing up for Washington and its communities in a big way.
What’s not to love about a love story? These nine Washington-based couples (several of whom are in business together!) discuss their meet cutes, their most cherished traditions and date nights and what their happily ever after has in store.