Family & Pets

Ask An Expert: How To Decorate Your Home For HalloweenOlivia Aley gets to play with any and all material and decorations that Display & Costume sells to inspire and give shoppers ideas of the kinds of things that they can do in their own home. Lucky for us, she had a few minutes to share some great tips for us too.
5 Hilarious Baby Halloween CostumesGet a little creative this Halloween. Here are five fun costume ideas for your baby that won't cost you an arm and a leg.
6 Best Halloween Makeup Instructional VideosPair that Halloween costume with the perfect makeup with the help of these YouTube instructional videos.
Best Non-Candy Items To Give Trick Or TreatersIf you're hoping to hand out something other than sugar to the kids on Halloween this year, you'll want to make sure you do it right. Here are five fun things to offer this year that will keep the kids happy.
Best Places For Outdoor Yoga In SeattleFrom Gasworks to Golden Gardens and from St. Edward State Park to the Olympic Sculpture Park, these are the best places for outdoor yoga in Seattle.
5 Essential Exercises To Work Out Your BrainWant to sharpen your brain? Flex your mind muscles with these exercises from Henry Emmons, author of "Staying Sharp: 9 Keys For A Youthful Brain Through Modern Science And Ageless Wisdom."
Best Dog-Friendly Hiking Trails Near SeattleLace up your hiking boots, grab your water bottle and dog bowl, and pack some trail treats for you and your canine companion. From Cougar Mountain to the Washington Park Arboretum and from Twin Falls to Heather Lake, these are the best dog-friendly hiking trails near Seattle.
Ask A Seattle Expert: School Lunches To Prepare In 10 Minutes Or LessGetting the kids ready for school with a nutritious lunch can add stress to the morning. Heather Paves gives some tips on lessening the stress and creating lunches in 10 minutes or less. Using the Trust Model for child food intake, she encourages using a variety of foods, pre-planning lunches, and tips for preparation.
Ask A Seattle Expert: Tips For House Training Your DogLong before she became the host of "The Dog Show With Julie Forbes" or the founder of the successful dog training business Sensitive Dog, Julie Forbes was fascinated by canine behavior. Forbes shares her top five tips to successfully house train a dog and find balance in the human-canine relationship.
5 Ways To Organize Every Room In Your HomeSpring cleaning paves the way for summer organizing, and it pays to utilize summertime sales to get the best deals when you want to organize your home.
How To Build The Perfect Backyard Tree HouseA backyard hideout is a childhood wonder. If you always dreamed of your own tree house as a child, consider fulfilling that wish by building one for your own kids.
Ask An Expert: Turning Your Summer Job Into A Year Round GigGet advice about turning a summer job into the start of your career with tips from two career counselor experts.