The Maple Leaves Are Changing At The Seattle Japanese Garden

The Japanese Garden at the Lake Washington Arboretum is a wonderfully tucked away bit of foreign culture right in the middle of Seattle and it is excellent. A dry October afternoon spent walking the loose gravel path in the relative peace and quiet can be the perfect taste of tranquility. It is the...
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Japanese Garden @ The Arboretum

A List of Autumn Stuff in Seattle

It's fall in Seattle. Here's a list of fall stuff I love around here (and some things I don't): Leaves bleeding out their chlorophyll and us celebrating! DIE, LEAVES! Rain in the morning, sun for 10 minutes at 2p, rain at night. Terrible wet drivers return - missed you! Flannel weather Hot apple...
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Fall Playlist: Songs To Blast With Your Flannel On

We all have our Summer "sunny day" jams. You know, the songs we like to blast with the windows down , but how about the songs that put us in the Fall spirit? The songs that you like to listen to while sitting in front of a crackling fire. Or maybe the fun, mellow jams that you put on while heading...
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Fall Eats: Meals You Should Be Making This Season

It's the best time of year! It's getting cooler outside, the leaves are turning and you don't have to fight someone at Fred Meyer for the last can of pumpkin puree! I am all about making my apartment smell like the best of Autumn, (yes, I am a huge fan of the A word) and I don't just mean with...
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The problem with your hatred of pumpkin spice

It's pumpkin spice season, you guys, and it is the best! Pumpkin scones, pumpkin stews, and of course pumpkin spice lattes. Last night I had my first sip of Elysian's fantastic pumpkin beer, Night Owl, and when I woke up this morning you know the first thing I did was brush my teeth and put some...
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11 Things You Gotta Do This Fall In Seattle

Today is the first day of autumn. I love that word. It's the best three months of the year. I'd love to hear in the comments what I'm forgetting - there's tons of stuff! I left Halloween out of this list bc there are so many crazy events. The one thing I'm doing for sure - drinking so much IPA! 1...
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