Goodbye, American Girl Seattle

Goodbye American Girl Seattle

Goodbye. American Girl Seattle. We loved you so much and are devastated you’re gone. From now on we’ll get our doll fix online, which makes these kids super sad.

U-Stand all-in-one umbrella, gear, and drink holder

Finding shade on our adventures is tough, which is why I’ve tried virtually everything on the market for bringing shade with me. New favorite? The U-Stand all-in-one umbrella, gear, and drink holder that makes bringing your own shade to the beach, pool, or park easier than ever.

Social distanced visit to Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium

Point Defiance Zoo and aquarium

Hey Seattle, are you missing your local zoo? Come on out for a social distanced visit to Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium in Tacoma, WA this summer. Masks on, 6ft away, and so many other precautions to keep guests safe and healthy.

Corolle dolls: a friend you can count on

Corolle Walk 3

I’ve said it for years and I’ll say it again: Corolle dolls aren’t just any old baby doll – they are best friends. The snuggle of a Corolle doll has gotten my kids through all their childhood fears and the baby dolls they fall in love with remain beloved friends even after they grow out of the typical doll stage. Now, more than ever, we need simple pleasures and the reminder that things will be okay again

Interactive Living Computers pop-up at Xfinity Bellevue

RR Xfinity Garden of Light Flowers

If you shop Bellevue and have never been to the Living Computers: Musuem + Lab in Seattle, you’re in for a treat this holiday season. Stop into the Bellevue store for an interactive and hands-on exhibit where you can play with electronic flowers and send a hands-free tweet just by sitting.

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.

Will 4DX movies cause motion sickness?

Frozen in 4DX

Wondering if your motion sickness can handle a 4DX movie? Three adults prone to motion sickness go to a showing of Frozen II. See what happens when the seats begin to move.