Enchant Christmas – all the holiday magic in one place

RR Enchant Seattle Santa

Enchant Christmas is so much more than a light maze. You could spend all day perusing their Christmas Market, dining on enchanted savory and sweet treats, making your own Christmas presents, watching movies, and playing in the kid zone. And, did we mention Santa on the moon?

Hotel Indigo Seattle opens at the Port of Everett

RR Hotel Indigo bed with robes

Hotel Indigo Seattle has finally opened in Everett, WA and we got to check out the hotel during the grand opening celebration. See what kinds of shenanigans we get into when we take ourselves on a self-guided tour of the property.

Seattle: Wild Waves unveils family-friendly Fright Fest 2019

Fright Fest Car

Seattle, get ready for 6 weekends of thrills + 66 additional hours of terror. Wild Waves and Enchanted Village Theme Park has unveiled it’s newest Fright Fest, and this year includes activities for the whole family. Fright Fest runs now thru Nov 2 so there’s plenty of time to get your scare on. 

High Trek Adventures: Seattle’s largest ropes course and zipline park

High Trek kiddo crossing

If you’re looking for a great date night, a family experience, or the best team building activity in the Seattle area, look no further than High Trek Adventures in Everett, WA. Located approximately 20 minutes north of Seattle, High Trek is an aerial adventure park that boasts two ropes courses, 3 ziplines that circumvent the park, and over 60 aerial elements that will have you climbing, balancing, and swinging from heights of anywhere from 15 to 50 feet.

Exploring Cap Sante Park in Anacortes, WA

Anacortes hike Cap Sante

During our recent visit to Anacortes, WA we stumbled upon the Cap Sante Park while looking for a short hike to do with the kids. We had talked about just heading back to the hike we did in Mount Vernon and then saw a small picture of Cap Sante and was sold. Honestly though, pictures don’t even do it justice. Cap Sante is a magical little place with a view of Fidalgo Bay that is to die for.

25+ things to do in Seattle in the spring

Edmonds WA ferry

Fall and summer in Seattle may get all the glory, but spring around the Seattle area is something quite spectacular, too. With flowers, greenery, and gorgeous light, babies animals to visit, enjoyable beaches, and road trips galore, there’s so much to see and do during a Seattle spring.

It’s tulip time, Washington

Skagit Valley Tulips

It’s time for tulips, Washington State! It’s one of my favorite spring traditions and this year we got lucky and somehow missed all the crowds and almost had the field to ourselves.

CES 2019, here I come

CES Ready

Remember last year when I was bragging that I survived my first CES? Well, it lured me in again with its promises of seeing the latest and greatest tech, with all the bright lights and dazzle that only CES can bring. Even I will brave a Vegas trip for that. I’m heading out tomorrow for CES … Read more

Ultimate fall festival survival guide {with 13 must-haves}

Fall Festival Survival Guide

Throughout the years, I’ve been to dozens and dozens of outdoor festivals and concerts. I’ve written in the past about all the amazing concerts Seattle has to offer. But, of all the seasons, fall festivals are my absolute favorite. Summer festivals are fun because everyone is out of school and you are pretty much guaranteed … Read more

Where we were: Mount Vernon, WA day trip from Seattle

Mount Vernon WA hike

We try and visit as many towns and cities near us, and this summer has been a busy one of day tripping around the Seattle area. One town we often overlook on our travels is Mount Vernon, WA, and we decided to change that this summer.  We’ve mainly driven through Mount Vernon on the way … Read more