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Around The Sound – Lynnwood’s The Root Beer Store

By Not Just A Mommy!

I've got a great place for you to add to your summer bucket list.  My boys and I had the pleasure of checking out Lynnwood's The Root Beer Store a few months ago.  They also have two other locations in Redmond and Puyallup.  What is The Root Beer Store you ask?  Well, it's exactly that...the... Read More

Mill Creek’s FROST Grand Reopening

By Not Just A Mommy!

I'm so excited for the grand reopening of Frost Doughnuts as a dessert lounge.  They are still in Mill Creek Town Center,  in a bigger, shinier location, one block north of their old spot. The door... Read More

Celebrating New Year’s Eve With Your Kids

By Not Just A Mommy!

If you are like me with kids at home, going out for New Year's Eve isn't always an option.  For the past few years we've been whooping it up with fellow parents and it can be even more fun than squeezing into high heels and fighting crowds at overpriced events.  Check out these great ways for cele... Read More

Arboretum Foundation Gifts & Greens Galore 2013

By Not Just A Mommy!

For the past 78 years, the Arboretum Foundation has provided vital support to Seattle’s beloved Washington Park Arboretum by raising important funds to support its operations and special projects.  Their annual holiday sale, Gifts & Greens Galore returns to the Graham Visitors Center a... Read More

Girl’s Night Out With Diet Coke And The British Virgin Islands

By Not Just A Mommy!

Hey ladies, have I a fabulous and free event for you!  Girl’s Night Out is an upcoming event happening at both Northgate Mall and Tacoma Mall September 12, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and sponsored nationally by Diet Coke and the British Virgin Islands. Northgate Mall at Ben Bridge Court: Septe... Read More

Around The Sound – Paper Delights

By Not Just A Mommy!

I've passed Paper Delights in Wallingford a ridiculous amount of times heading to Trophy Cupcakes, Archie McPhee's, Molly Moon or a back way to the zoo. For some reason, I just discovered it and thrilled to say I can't wait to go back. It is a fabulous place for cards and custom stationery, gif... Read More

Birthday Dreams & PlaceFull Jump For Children In Need

By Not Just A Mommy!

I'm thrilled to share an awesome event coming up in August and would love to have everyone spread the word. All across the Puget Sound there are homeless children and foster children living in group homes who don’t get to celebrate their birthday with friends and family. No party, no cake, no p... Read More

Metropolitan Market’s Annual Housewares Sale

By Not Just A Mommy!

This is a sponsored post as part of a promotional giveaway for Metropolitan Market.  All opinions stated are my own.   Metropolitan Market's annual Housewares Sale, July 18‑21,  has every kitchen tool you need to cook dinner party food in a weeknight time frame, every darling dish that th... Read More

Free And Cheap Seattle Summer Fun 2013

By Not Just A Mommy!

They say the best defense is a good offense. Nothing is more true in the summer when bored kids can equal disaster.  Last time, I shared The Happy Family Movement's  Summer Bucket List Challenge.  Here's our bucket list...so many local spots we want to check out.  If you are putting together you... Read More

Summer Bucket List Challenge

By Not Just A Mommy!

Can you believe how this year is going by? I can't believe my kids will be out for summer in less than a month. I'm so excited to have found out about the 3rd Annual Summer Bucket List Challenge from The Happy Family Movement. It will bring over 10,000 families together to make meaningful, happy ... Read More