Jeffrey Totey

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN:  A young couple enjoy the sunny springtime weather 02 May 2004, sitting in their folding chairs at the seaside of Lilla Essingen, one of the fifteen islands upon which central Stockholm, Sweden is built. East of the city, in the Baltic Sea, there is an archipelago with some 25,000 islands, while there is another, smaller archipelago in Lake Maelar, West of the city.   AFP PHOTO / PRESSENS BILD / PONTUS LUNDAHL  (Photo credit should read PONTUS LUNDAHL/AFP/Getty Images)

Best Lake House Getaways Near Seattle

You don’t have to go far to get away from it all. Each of these waterfront rentals feature incredible views, beautiful accommodations and most are located just minutes away from fun activities. Perfect for a “staycation” or out of town guests.

05/23/2015

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Best Places For Graduation Brunch In Seattle

Going out for brunch is a happy medium for many families. Meals are served not too early, the atmosphere is usually a little more casual and the menu is sure to please just about everyone.

05/13/2015

Waving during the concert

Best Music Festivals Near Seattle

Fortunately, for those who live in the Northwest, we have a large variety of talented musical artists to listen to and there are no rules on how many styles you are permitted to enjoy. For music lovers, here is list of some of the best music festivals of the year including jazz, bluegrass, world music, electronic and rock.

05/12/2015

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Best Upcoming Museum Exhibits In Seattle

Today, you can learn what it means to be a Seattle police officer, a Korean-American, an African-American artist and so much more. Go ahead, put yourself in someone else’s shoes.

05/11/2015

Mother's Day Activities - Shopping Spree

Best Kids Clothing Stores In Seattle

The problem with children is that they insist on continually growing and wearing out their clothes. Fortunately for parents, Seattle is home to many shops that cater to your little one’s sizes and your unique tastes.

04/14/2015

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Best Record Stores In Seattle

Those who are of a certain age remember when record store chains were plentiful. Those were the days before CDs and iTunes. Even with the recent renewed interest in albums, record stores are almost a thing of the past. But they haven’t gone completely. There are a few that have survived the mass exodus. Here are five of the best places to keep you spinning.

04/13/2015

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Best Easter Day Events In Seattle

It wouldn’t be Easter without taking some time to look around for a few hidden eggs. Here are five of the best Easter weekend ideas to do with your family in Seattle.

03/30/2015

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Best 2015 Spring Theater Productions In Seattle

Seattle’s theatre scene is alive with fresh new material this spring focusing on contemporary pop rock music, underworld creatures, comedy, mystery and adventure.

03/16/2015

Jelly Belly Candy Factory Churns Out Easter Treats

Best Candy Shops In Seattle

If you’re looking for something special or want to have a more rewarding sweet experience, you’ll have to look a little farther. Fortunately for you, we have tracked down some of Seattle’s best.

03/03/2015

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Best Ways To Celebrate Women’s History Month In Seattle

Whether you are looking for an event to share with your daughter on the contributions women have made for our country or just looking for some fun with the girls, here are five of the best Women’s History Month events happening in the Seattle area.

03/02/2015

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