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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

Holiday Meals With Metropolitan Market

By Not Just A Mommy!

This past week, I had the pleasure of attending  Metropolitan Market's Holiday Tasting. Their Culinary Artists prepared mouth-watering sides to sample while we tasted and talked tips and turkey.  Being Metropolitan Market, you know they pulled out all the stops and I was excited about all the gre... Read More

Party Fun And Crafting At West Elm Seattle

By Not Just A Mommy!

If you are looking for a some awesome activities to put onto your social calendar, there are a couple of fun ones coming up at West Elm Seattle. A few weeks ago, I had the extreme pleasure of attending Trophy Cupcakes' book launch party and if you can't tell, I had a fabulous time.  Posing... 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

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

FlorAbundance Spring Plant Sale

By Not Just A Mommy!

Get your spring planting on by attending FlorAbundance, the Arboretum Foundation's  annual spring plant sale. Join them for their free event at the Washington Park Arboretum on Saturday, April 27, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, April 28, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. for the region’s largest a... Read More