Best Independent Coffee Roasters in SeattleWhether its for yourself, your office or as a gift, supporting local Seattle coffee roasters is always a good idea. Here are some local roasting companies that know beans about beans!
Best Independent Coffee Houses in Puget SoundThe big chain coffee shops are well known around the country, but Seattle's status as coffee capitol is also well known because of its smaller, independent roasters and cafes. Here are some new coffee houses to try, if you haven't already!
Guide to Shopping Fair Trade in Seattle A boiled down definition of Fair Trade means farmers and artisans in other countries outside the US are able to get a higher price for their products on the market and their workers receive a better wage. With the ability to find baskets, jewelry, home goods, clothing, art, toys and gifts, not to mention coffee and chocolate at Fair Trade stores, here are some of our favorite places for purchasing Fair Trade in Seattle.
Guide to Seattle Tattoo Expo 2011It's the 10th anniversary of the Seattle Tattoo Expo at Seattle Center. August 12 - 14, artists from around the world and around the Sound will be on site for lectures, displays, and yes - to give you some fresh ink!