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Macy’s Seattle Holiday Events

By Not Just A Mommy!

It's the most wonderful time of the year!   Here are a few great events coming up in Seattle.... MY MACY'S HOLIDAY PARADE In celebration of the 2014 holiday season, Macy’s is proud to announce that its annual My Macy’s Holiday Parade will take place on Friday, November 28  in downtown Se... Read More

Grand Opening Events For Kohl’s In Federal Way

By Not Just A Mommy!

  A transformation is underway at The Commons at Federal Way with the arrival of a new, nearly 60,000 square foot Kohl’s department store.  To celebrate the grand opening, The Commons is hosting two days of exclusive events and free gifts.  A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held on Fr... Read More

Seattle Bloggers Unite Presents A Spring Social

By Not Just A Mommy!

A few years ago, my friend Lyndsey of The Stationery Place decided to corral Seattle bloggers into one central location place to connect, plan meetups and share news. Thus, Seattle Bloggers Unite was born.  We've been at some great spots, from DRY Soda headquarters to Trophy Cupcakes.  With my n... Read More

Fun For Kids at the Jacobsen Observatory

By kendahlcruver

Have a child who is into star gazing? Check out the Jacobsen Observatory on the University of Washington campus. There's a lot to see and do here, from special programs and exhibits, to access to telescopes and a view via the 120-year-old refractor in the Observatory dome. Students of the UW astron... Read More

Family-Friendly Activities at South Lake Union Seattle

By kendahlcruver

On a recent family outing to check out the Center for Wooden Boats, we ended up falling in love with the whole South Lake Union area. It has so much to offer. There are options for any budget and all kinds of weather, from lazy strolls by the water to fascinating programs for a wide array of age... Read More

Exploring Rhododendron Park in Kenmore

By kendahlcruver

One of our favorite family adventures is to visit the many parks in the outskirts of Seattle. They're always just a bit different, from novel playground equipment to wide open spaces that feel far removed from the city. We recently checked out Rhododendron Park in Kenmore, and it was a great pla... Read More

One Mom’s Quest to Visit Every Seattle City Park

By kendahlcruver

Checking out every park in Seattle? Piece o' cake. At least that's what Linnea Westerlind thought when she first contemplated the idea. Three years, and hundreds of visits later, this blogger and mom of three now understands what a huge undertaking it is. When her first son was born in 2009, ... Read More