U Village Holidate - Shopping for a Great Cause!Get the girlfriends together for University Villages' Holidate extravaganza! An opportunity for you to shop the stores you love at Seattle's University Village, plus give back to Seattle's Ronald McDonald House, to help children being treated at Seattle Children's and their families.
Amazon's New Kindle Fire HD - How Does it Stack Up?Seattle based Amazon.com Inc. started shipping a larger version of its Kindle Fire HD tablet computer on Thursday. Here's a look at how it compares with the iPad and other tablets with similar screens.
Best Pie Shops in Puget SoundThere's nothing like a slice of homemade pie and a cuppa joe to make the day feel better. During the holidays, especially, serving up a delectable pie is the sweet end to any meal. Here are some of our favorite pie shops in Seattle.
Best Weekend Road Trips in WA November 16 - 18Holiday bazaars, arts and crafts and local wine tasting is the theme of this weekend in Washington! Take a short drive, enjoy the scenery, and take advantage of these great events!
Guide to Black Friday Shopping in Puget SoundWhether you're shopping online or at the store, you'll have to hurry to finish your Thanksgiving meal to get a jump on your holiday shopping! Some retailers are opting to open even earlier than in years past, and others are sticking to tradition.
Guide to Holiday Ice Skating in Puget SoundPolish off those skates (or rent some at the rink) and get ready to have some great outdoor fun on the ice this holiday season!
Guide to Holiday Toy Drives in Puget SoundMake a child's eyes sparkle this holiday season! There are several Puget Sound area toy drives where you can drop off a new toy. Here are some of our favorites.
Navigate Tricky Gift Return Policies After The HolidaysThe holiday season has arrived and with it the efforts to find the perfect gifts for loved ones. As the hunt for gifts gets going, so does the dread of returning the thoughtful presents that are just not the right fit. Follow these tips to get through the season of returns.
Best Ways To Save During The Holiday Sales RushThe race is on to be first in line for this year's best deals on holiday gifts: Black Friday is almost here. Every year, the stores open earlier in the wee hours of the morning, some even open at midnight after Thanksgiving Day, while other stores start the Black Friday sales on Turkey Day itself. If you're going to get up that early (on a day off, no less), it is important to be prepared.
Best Small Business Saturday Shopping in Puget SoundSmall Business Saturday is a day to celebrate the Shop Small movement to drive shoppers to local merchants across the US, and it's coming on Saturday, November 24!
Best Holiday Parades in Puget Sound It's that time of year when the man in the red suit comes to town! Get your family together and head to one of these fun and festive holiday parades to welcome Santa to the Puget Sound.
Best Seattle Holiday Shopping With a PurposeIf you're looking to shop local this holiday season, gift giving and giving back are fun and easy to do. Here are some Puget Sound companies that help you help others, while you enjoy the spirit of the season.
Best Road Trips in WA November 9 - 12Just a short trip from Seattle, you can see other parts of our beautiful state. Take part in a festival, Veteran's Day parade or other fun activity for your family. Just hop in the car and go!
My Macy's Holiday Parade Comes to Seattle November 23Seattle's Day After Thanksgiving Parade will include 25 inflatable floats, local middle and high school marching bands, sports teams and mascots and nearly 650 costumed characters, community floats and of course, Santa!
Guide to Seattle's 35th Annual 'Festival of Trees'Since 1978, Seattle has enjoyed the beautiful "Festival of Trees", a display of beautifully decorated Christmas trees, each with its own unique theme and style.