Choose Mother's Day Flowers That Will Live LongerLet your gift stand out by choosing flowers and plants that will last beyond the second Sunday in May.
Tips for Keeping Your Kids Active from a Seattle Fitness ProfessionalA Seattle fitness professional shares the best local ways to keep your kids active, from sledding in the Cascades to hiking through a city park, taking a dance or gymnastics class, or swimming.
Best Bets For Last Minute Valentine's Day Gifts In Seattle
Seattle's Designing Women: New Gardening Book Gives Great DIY Design TipsFor Christina Salwitz, it's always been about design. A double major in fashion and marketing, she could work magic putting together a sharp outfit. It served her well as a Personal Shopper for Seattle based Nordstrom. But after the birth of her daughter, Christina was ready to discover something different.
Best Garden Center Holiday Events If you want to spruce up your front porch and home for the holidays, Seattle's garden centers have lots of wonderful ideas, free classes and open houses. Plus, if you time it right, your kids (and pets!) can have a visit with Santa before he needs to deliver gifts around the world! Take a look.
Great Fall Decorations For The HomeReady to decorate your home for fall? Keep your home cozy and stylish this season.
Guide to Independent Florists in SeattleWhether you're having a small dinner party, a huge celebration or even a wedding, wouldn't it be nice to work with a local, independent floral designer who knows what's in bloom and what looks fabulous? Here are some of our favorites.
Guide to Skagit Valley Tulip Festival From April 1 - 30, the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival will celebrate the beauty of daffodils, tulips and springtime. The bloom schedule is up to Mother Nature, but even now there are rows of yellow daffodils to see and fun activities for the whole month of April!
Pick-A-Side: Which Is Your Favorite Thing About Spring?
Guide to Administrative Professionals DayApril 27 is Administrative Professionals Day. This annual event was originally organized in 1952 as "National Secretaries Week" by the National Secretaries Association (now known as the International Association of Administrative Professionals). It's a day to show appreciation for the men and women who keep your calendar organized, manage your travel plans, set up conference calls, and clear your desk. Here are some ideas you can use to make your administrative professional feel special.
Best Little Garden Centers in Seattle The trees and bulbs are blossoming, and earth is waking up from a cold and dreary winter. Are you going to plant tomatoes this year? What about a flower bed? Or a container garden? We found some not-so-intimidating garden centers where you can get your hands dirty - literally- and start your planting THIS WEEKEND!