Scoop Blog Archive / May 2013

And the Winners of the Mother's Day Instagram Contest Are...

Lauren Mang
Seattle magazine Mother's Day Instagram Contest
Congrats to all the winners of our Mother's Day Instagram Contest

It was a thrill every time a photo popped up in our Instagram feed with @Seattlemag #MothersDayPics. We loved seeing our readers and social media follwers getting out around town and celebrating with Mom. (And that rain that was predicted for Mother's Day? Pshaw.) Read more »


Felix Hernandez Loves Chace's Pancake Corral

Leslie Kelly
King Felix Felix Hernandez Seattle Mariners

So, it turns out that part of the reason Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez--King Felix to his many fervent fans--decided to stay in Seattle was pancakes. That’s what a charming profile in Tuesday’s New York Times reported. Read more »


Today's Mossback Monday: Goofed Up Gun Meltdown, the Bursting Cupcake Bubble and Bigfoot's Alleged Demise

Knute Berger
Cupcake seattle
Save the cupcakes: Is the omnipresent dessert on the way out?

Special session begins. Not sure what's so "special"--it's the 41st one since 1981.

Mayor's Race: Read more »


A Sneak Peek at Westward's Scratch Cocktail and Drink List

The Michelada, made with house-made Worchestershire sauce, lime, lager and a Rooster spice rim

The first thing I did after I read the email detailing Maggie Savarino's cocktail menu for Westward this morning was search "how to make vermouth." Read more »

TruAthlete to Host a Three-Sport Competition for Everyone

TruAthlete Tri-Sport Event soccer
Channel your inner Hope Solo at TruAthlete's tri-sport competition

Get ready, all you diehard athletes, sports fans and Seattleites who are just in the mood to be active and have fun: This July, TruAthlete, a company that hosts organized sporting events for the everyday Joe and Jane, is taking over Starfire Sports Complex in Tukwila with its first tri-sport event. Read more »