Features, Location Love, Originals

Location Love [Special Edition]: Our Favorite Holiday Albums, And Where To Enjoy Them

Editor’s note: this week, we’re doing something a little different. Julia and I split Location Love duties to give you a peek into our December lives – Dena Julia’s Picks Vince Guaraldi – A Charlie Brown Christmas  We have traditions in our house about Christmas movies and Christmas music. For me, the jazz notes of A… Read More Location Love [Special Edition]: Our Favorite Holiday Albums, And Where To Enjoy Them

Features, Finding The PNW, Originals

12 Reasons That Prove Hogwarts Belongs In The PNW

It’s been six whole days since we launched, so it’s time to let you in on something…we’re big Harry Potter fans. “But wait!” you might say. “What does Harry Potter have to the with the Pacific Northwest?” Well, on the surface…nothing. But in our imaginations? Everything. Let’s start with one of the biggest, clearest parallels: Hogwarts… Read More 12 Reasons That Prove Hogwarts Belongs In The PNW

Features, Originals

Do NW Residents REALLY Not Use Umbrellas?: An Exploration

It’s an age-old question that keeps us up at night, one of life’s greatest mysteries, circulated through campfire circles of yore, elderly relatives whispering from recliner chairs, and now the internet. The answer to this question could bring about monumental change and significance to maybe a couple people who dream about getting into the portable… Read More Do NW Residents REALLY Not Use Umbrellas?: An Exploration

Features, Originals, PNW Love

11 Reasons Boyband Pop Was An Accurate Soundtrack For Growing Up In The PNW

Growing up outside of Seattle in the 80s and 90s gave me a healthy respect for grunge music. My brother had Nirvana and Greenday CDs at our house, I could bob my head to a few key songs that gained regular airplay, and I could even name a few lead singers (Gavin Rossdale!). But, if… Read More 11 Reasons Boyband Pop Was An Accurate Soundtrack For Growing Up In The PNW