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Checking in with great Tuesday deals as we continue to count down to Thursday’s big Fashion First fashion show. I’ve got my hair appointment scheduled for Thursday afternoon at Swink Style Bar (also one of our Shopping Week Out participants, offering 20% discounts on their retail makeup products), but am still looking for that perfect mini skirt to pair with tights and ankle boots for the show. Read more »


Indulge Yourself in a Tilth Class

Get your gardens and yourselves ready for fall with Seattle Tilth. This innovative Wallingford-based non-profit runs a series of informative and informal classes throughout the year to help would-be organic gardeners stay true to their ideals while growing the best backyard edibles and ornamentals possible. Coming up soon:

Fall and Winter Container Herb Gardening (Sept. 16, 5:30-7:30 pm)

Composting for Apartment Dwellers (Sept. 17, Noon-1 pm)


Shopping Week Out Continues

Hi kids! Hope you are having many a'shopping success during Shopping Week Out.

Even after a smashing Fashion Night Out on Friday (my juicy tidbit from the Bravern’s stellar party and shop-a-thon: over 1,000 people RSVP’ed for the exclusive Neiman Marcus fall preview show!), sales and deals are still being offered this week at retailers round town. Here are my go-to picks to check out today: Read more »


Seamless in Seattle Interview

Check out this interview with Tyson Andersen one of our Seamless and Seattle winners:


Eat, Pray, Love... and then what?

 Last month, the night after I saw the play Ruined, about the effects of civil war on Congolese women, I joined 400 or so Seattle-area women at a preview of the film Eat, Pray, Love. 

The gathering was put on by Rochelle Alhadeff and Pam Gray, hosts of the local "Chat with Women" radio program.  On their show, Alhadeff and Gray, women of a certain age who are proud that they’ve “been there, done Read more »