Category Archives: Pacific Northwest

How to Plan a Weekend in Gig Harbor

weekend in Gig Harbor

There are some amazing places around Seattle to head out for a weekend vacation. Whether you want to drive down to the coast of Long Beach or north to Anacortes, there’s no shortage of places to go. However, spending a weekend in Gig Harbor is one of the best places to go for a quick and […]

22 Stunning Washington Summer Hikes to Explore

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The state of Washington has some of the most beautiful landscapes in the world, let alone the US. There are numerous hiking trails with varying difficulties, natural paths, lakes, and gorgeous views. No matter where in Washington you choose to explore the outdoors, you’re always going to experience something beautiful. Hiking is one of the […]

How to Spend the Perfect Weekend in Anacortes

weekend in anacortes

Anacortes is a beautiful city halfway between Seattle and British Columbia and is often visited when people are headed out to the San Juan Islands. While I had been through it many times, I was guilty of never spending more than a few hours in the city. I decided to spend a weekend in Anacortes […]

18 Kid-Friendly Breweries in Seattle for the Whole Family

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Seattle is a city full of incredible craft breweries and tasting rooms – with some great family-friendly bars included. My husband and I have always loved visiting breweries on the weekend before kids. Needless to say, we were disappointed to think our brewery days were over with the birth of our son. However, I was […]

How to Spend a Cozy Weekend in Long Beach, Washington

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One of my favorite places to visit on the West Coast is Long Beach, Washington. You probably have heard of California’s Long Beach, but our state has the better one in my opinion. This area has always been a popular place to visit during the summer for families. Located in the very southwest corner of Washington, […]