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Uncategorized Goal Setting with Self-Compassion   We all know that there is no magic in the first day or month of the year, and yet we are all drawn to the idea of new beginnings. A fresh start. And so with 2020 finally put to bed, many of us are setting goals for this fresh, new year.   The topic […]
Uncategorized How Long Things Last We all know that nothing lasts forever, but when everything is working fine it is easy to forget that all of the systems and appliances in your home have a finite lifespan. Keep this information in mind, whether you are buying or selling a home, budgeting for improvements, or deciding between repairing and replacing. Here’s […]
Uncategorized Rent vs. Own The current break-even horizon* in the Seattle Metro area is 1.69 years!   *The amount of time you need to own your home in order for owning to be a superior financial decision. With expensive rental rates, historically low interest rates, and home prices softening, there are advantages to buying versus renting. In fact, the Seattle Metro […]
Uncategorized Veggie Planting in Seattle It’s not too late! If you’re thinking about planting some fresh veggies but haven’t started yet, you still have time to get things in the ground for a late summer/early fall harvest. On average, the Puget Sound’s frost-free growing season is mid-March through mid-November, so with a little knowledge of when and how to start […]
Uncategorized Does it make more sense to rent or own? The current break-even horizon* in the Seattle metro area is 1.6 years! *The amount of time you need to own your home in order for owning to be a superior financial decision. With rising rental rates, historically low interest rates, and home prices on the rise, the advantage of buying vs. renting is becoming clearer each month. […]
Uncategorized Farmer’s Market Schedule – 2018   South Snohomish County •   Arlington Farmers Market Legion Park: 200 N. Olympic Ave Saturdays. 10am-3pm | July 7 — Sept 29   Bothell Farmers Market Country Village: 23718 Both-Evrt Hwy Fridays 12pm-6pm | June 1—Sept 28   Bothell South County Community Market Park Ridge Church: 3805 Maltby Road, Bothell Wednesdays 4pm-8pm | June […]
Uncategorized 5 Must-Visit Businesses in Downtown Woodinville No one knows downtown Woodinville better than our very own residents. From the best places to hang out to premier pet-friendly services, we have your inside scoop! Here is a look at 5 spots (plus one annual event!) to explore in downtown Woodinville, as recommended by locals:  Molbak’s Garden + Home Located at 13625 NE […]
Uncategorized Exploring Wine in Woodinville: 15 Wineries Not to Miss + Tasting Room Tips! According to our own Kim Harman, “wine tasting in Woodinville is a fabulous experience. Local wineries and dozens of tasting rooms [are] available to explore. [It’s] fun to learn about the winemaking process and talk to people who are knowledgeable and passionate about the local wine.” Jen Bowman agrees, noting “It’s world class wine country in our […]
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Uncategorized 11 Places to Visit to Take Advantage of Woodinville’s Beautiful Outdoor Opportunities The Woodinville area is filled with great opportunities to take advantage of the great outdoors. From hiking and biking to music and hot air balloons, there really is something to match everyone’s mood. Here is your guide to taking advantage of the outdoors in Woodinville, as recommended by locals:  Summer Concert Series at Chateau Ste […]
Uncategorized 14 Woodinville Restaurants Recommended by Locals (+ Insider Tips!) It’s no secret that Woodinville is packed with fun restaurants that serve up some of the most delicious food in Washington State. From yummy bar snacks to authentic international cuisine, there really is something to suit every mood, as our own Kim Harman can tell you: “A few of my favorite places to dine and gather with […]
Uncategorized The Insider’s Guide to the Best Shopping & Dining in Mukilteo Mukilteo is packed with shopping and dining destinations and we have your insider’s guide to some of the best. From gifts to breakfast to seafood, our residents know the top places to get the most bang for your buck. Here is our guide to the 20 most recommended shopping and dining spots in Mukilteo: SHOPPING […]
Uncategorized A Destination City for Outdoor Lovers: 9 Tips for Exploring Mukilteo From trails to parks and everything in between, our residents know the best spots to make the most of the great outdoors in Mukilteo. Here are 9 tips for getting active and exploring Mukilteo: Big Gulch Trail System Located at 9600 Mukilteo Speedway Mukilteo, WA 98275 A local favorite, there is no beating the Big […]
Uncategorized Your Go-To Guide For A Day at the Beach in Mukilteo Nothing quite says summer like a fun and relaxing day at the beach! Luckily, we have Mukilteo’s go-to guide for getting the most out of a day in the sand. From ferries to festivals, we’ve got you covered! Check out what our fellow residents recommend for a day at the beach in Mukilteo: When it […]
Uncategorized 6 Aviation-Related Opportunities Not to Miss Out on in Mukilteo From inspiring aviation education to exciting aviation-related career possibilities, the Mukilteo area is your go-to for reaching new heights (literally!). Take advantage of living in or visiting the Mukilteo area, and check out these top-notch tips on aviation-related sights, events and opportunities from locals: Paine Field Located at 3220 100th St. SW Everett, WA 98204 […]
Uncategorized 13 Gorgeous Instagram Photos of Lynnwood You Need to See Whether you’re looking for a gorgeous spot to spend the day or searching for a scenic area to snap a few family photos, Lynnwood is brimming with beauty if you know where to look! Enjoy these Instagram photos taken throughout Lynnwood to see all that this dynamic city has to offer: 1 & 2. Scriber […]
Uncategorized Our 12 Favorite Locally Recommended Lynnwood Restaurants When it comes to restaurants in Lynnwood, no one knows more about the best spots around than our locals! From pizza and Asian cuisine to some excellent happy hours, they have the inside scoop on all of the top places to get your grub on! Here is a list of our 12 favorite locally recommended […]
Uncategorized 11 Awesome City Conveniences You Didn’t Know Were in Lynnwood Lynnwood’s city conveniences are exceptional, and from top-notch transportation options to recreation opportunities, it’s packed with some excellent spots that can improve your day! Here are 11 awesome city conveniences you might not have known were in Lynnwood: TRANSIT When it comes to getting around, Jen Bowman knows trails and park-and-rides that make commuting a […]
Uncategorized 9 Destination Shopping Opportunities in Lynnwood Lynnwood has some truly notable shopping opportunities, and it’s a destination for many in Snohomish County! According to our own Jen Bowman, Lynnwood is a “retail Mecca—how do you choose just one area? Looking for a new car, a couch, organic groceries, jewelry or a specialty bottle of wine? Come to Lynnwood! Total Wine, Whole Foods…[it’s […]
Uncategorized 5 Reasons Why Commuters Love Living in Shoreline “Commuters love Shoreline because it’s halfway between Everett and Seattle, so whether someone is going to Boeing or Amazon the commute is not overly painful. Plus there are so many Rapid Ride options, transit stations nearby and soon the Light Rail. Easy back roads to Ballard and Queen Anne and just a quick trip to […]
Uncategorized Your Guide to Schools in Shoreline One of the top reasons why people choose to live in Shoreline, WA is because of Shoreline’s excellent educational options! “Shoreline has an amazing, award-winning public school district, many good private schools, and well-regarded Shoreline Community College,” shares Jill Langer. With public schools, private schools, and even a community college to choose from, Shoreline’s variety of […]