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Best New Shopping at University Village

Children’s clothing, furniture and home decor and tea, all new stores opening (and now open) in Seattle’s University Village open air shopping center!

07/07/2012

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Nordstrom Gears Up for Anniversary Sale July 20 – August 5

Get a jump on back to school shopping at Seattle based Nordstrom’s Anniversary Sale! All the looks and styles for fall at reduced prices and for a limited time!

07/02/2012

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Best Thrift Stores in Puget Sound That Do Good

In the age of reusing and recycling, it would also be nice to know you’re giving back! Here are some of our favorite local thrift shops, whose proceeds go to help kids, seniors, the homeless and those in need of a little help.

06/22/2012

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Best Gourmet Olive Oil Shops in Seattle

Everyone is being told about the benefits of olive oil these days. Whether it’s a Mediterranean-style diet, or TV host Rachel Ray cooking with her favorite “E-V-O-O”, it’s a proven health benefit to incorporate in our diets. Seattle has several gourmet olive oil shops where you can enjoy free tastings, recipes and more! Here are some of our favorites.

06/04/2012

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Best Independent Coffee Houses in Puget Sound

The 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!

05/27/2012

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The Best Skateboard Shops In Seattle

In pauses between the rain, Seattle’s skateboarding scene thrives. Finding the gear to fit the weather and your needs, however, can prove a little challenging. Check out these great local skate shops, run by boarders like you, before you venture out into the great gray city.

05/19/2012

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Best Cycle Shops In Seattle

Seattle is bursting with cycling opportunities, lanes, trails and bike-friendly traffic laws. Many residents commute to work by bicycle, combining getting a little workout in with their commute. Naturally, that means it also boasts more than a few brilliant bicycle shops, but these are the best of the best.

04/14/2012

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Best Bicycle Shops in Puget Sound

With good weather just around the corner, it’s time to dust of your bicycle and get ready to ride. Whether you’re looking for a tune-up, or a new or used bike to purchase, here are some of our favorite Puget Sound bicycle shops.

03/23/2012

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Starbucks Opening First Evolution Fresh Juice Bar in Bellevue

Starbucks Corp. is pushing beyond coffee with the opening of the first Evolution Fresh Inc. juice store, the company said Monday.

Starbucks, which is looking for new businesses for growth, purchased the California-based juice maker in November for $30 million. Evolution Fresh had been selling its juices in grocery stores such as Whole Foods groceries. The first Evolution Fresh store is in Bellevue.

03/19/2012

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Best Candy and Confection Shops in Puget Sound

Looking for an old-fashioned candy store that makes and sells the kinds of candies you remember as a kid? Want locally made treats for your Easter basket, wedding or birthday party? Here are some of our favorite sweet shops.

02/20/2012

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