14 Things to Do at Green Lake in Seattle (Full Guide!)

Playground at Green Lake Park in Seattle

Green Lake is one of the most popular parks in the Seattle area. A paved path surrounds the lake, which is well-used by runners, bikers, and skaters. On any given day, you’ll see Seattleites walking dogs, pushing strollers, and simply enjoying the urban green space. Visiting Green Lake is one of our favorite things to … Read more

Our Guide to the Ballard Farmers Market (From a Local!)

Ballard Farmers Market Little Prague Bakery

The Ballard Farmers Market is easily one of the best ways to spend a weekend in Seattle. The market covers two city blocks and contains dozens of vendors. We’ve been to the Ballard Farmers Market several times, and we’ve looked forward to each visit. The market is full of handmade products, local produce, and food … Read more

19 Things to Do on Bainbridge Island (Complete Visit Guide!)

things to do on Bainbridge Island

One of our favorite parts about living in Seattle is the ability to easily travel to the islands and find a slower pace of life. In one moment we can be in the heart of the city, and 35 minutes later we can be across the water and on ‘island time.’ Bainbridge Island is one … Read more

The Best Weekend Itinerary For Seattle (Created By A Local!)

best weekend itinerary for Seattle

Headed to Seattle for the weekend? Wondering what you should see on your trip? Looking for the best restaurants? In this post, I’m sharing with you the best weekend itinerary for Seattle! I grew up in the Seattle area and I’m sharing my favorite places with you. (These are the places I take my own … Read more

101 Best Things to Do in Seattle (The Ultimate List!)

101 Best Things to Do in Seattle

I grew up in the Seattle area, and I love sharing the Emerald City with friends, family, and readers of this blog. Whether it’s strolling through Pike Place Market or ascending the Space Needle, the city offers so many unique experiences. In addition to well-known activities, there are dozens of lesser-known activities that are just … Read more

Where to Find the Best Views of Seattle (10 Viewpoints Across the City!)

best views of Seattle ferry from Bainbridge Island

Seattle, known as the Emerald City because of its year-round greenery, has a truly beautiful skyline. If you’re visiting the city for the first time, or even if you’re from Seattle, you’ll definitely want to visit all the spots that have the best views of the city. I grew up in Seattle and in this … Read more

All About WhirlyBall: One of the Best Group Activities in Seattle

WhirlyBall in Seattle Edmonds

If you’ve never played WhirlyBall before, imagine playing a sport that involves bumper cars, basketball, and lacrosse all at once. While driving a bumper car, you will wield a shortened lacrosse “scooper” and try to pass a whiffle ball back and forth with your teammates. The goal is to score a “basket” by tossing the … Read more