Sure, you can get a pumpkin at any grocery store, but it’s way more fun to find one in its natural habitat. Plus, pumpkin patches aren’t only for pumpkins anymore — most pumpkin patches now have multiple-acre corn mazes, family games, petting zoos, educational activities, homemade food, and even giant inflatables. So we headed to the [...]
It was our first year to visit the Washington State Fair together as a family! We went early Saturday morning, which was perfect! There were no lines or waiting at food stands, games, rides and even the restrooms. Our main goal was to (1) eat delicious Fair foods, (2) play games and win prizes, and [...]
You guys! Spring is finally here! There's no better feeling then coming out of a long cold (rainy) winter and into beautiful spring. Living in Seattle for over 10 years, I have yet to visit the University of Washington's Cherry Blossoms...crazy huh! So when I heard that the Yoshino cherry trees will reach their gorgeous, [...]
Ballard's Sunday Farmer's Market is a wonderful place to shop for fresh produce, baked goods, homemade products and meats. They also have several food stands selling great meals. What is especially nice is that the market runs down Ballard so you can duck in and out of the great shops, cafes, bars, and boutiques while [...]
Rain, wind, and more rain is the best way to describe winter days in the Pacific Northwest. Our day trip to Deception Pass was just that...a typical Pacific Northwest winter day with a bit of sunshine! We started our adventure in Mukiteo (about 30 minutes north of Seattle) and caught the short ferry across the [...]
Corn maze, pumpkin patch, free hay rides, apple shooting, corn on the cob, homemade donuts, these are just some of the family friendly activates offered at Bob’s Corn & Pumpkin Farm and it sure was a treat to experience this with Avery and my mom!
This past weekend, we loaded up the car and headed East for 3 wonderful days at the lake. Talk about fun & relaxing! We enjoyed lazy mornings sipping coffee on the deck, laying out & watching Avery play in the pool for the first time, wine tasting, and just enjoying the views. They were abundant.