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Create a Cozy Outdoor Space with a Backyard Fire Pit

Toasty warm gathering spots can be as simple—and affordable—as a run to Target.

As an author who writes books about science and nature, West Seattleite Lyanda Haupt relies on sharp binoculars, a clean…

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Our 5 Favorite Margaritas

The summer’s mascot drink comes in many delicious varieties. Here are our five faves.

Click links for locations and maps. The Saint’s freshly muddled classic house margarita is just right: tart and refreshing with…

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Wood-Fired Bagels at Eltana

A new Montreal-style bagelry brings chewy, terrific bagels to Seattle.

I’ve never been to Montreal, so I can’t tell you whether Eltana’s Montreal-style bagels are the real deal. But even…

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Le Grand Bistro Americain: A Summertime Destination

Allison Austin Scheff tells us why stunning food with stellar views make dining at this restaurant a

They’ve stacked the decks at this Carillon Point newcomer, which opened last December. Owned by Ted Furst, who, together with…

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Bar Ferd’nand Brings a Mellow, Airy Vibe to Capitol HIll

Open since last summer, open-air, wine-centric Bar Ferd’nand blends casual with romantic.

Open since last summer, open-air, wine-centric Bar Ferd’nand (1531 Melrose Ave.; 206.623.5882; blends casual with romantic. Owned by Matthew…

Cayla Lambier

Summer in the City: 115 Seattle Cravings

When the weather turns warm, dive into these 115 victuals and rituals of Seattle summer.

We get kind of funny this time of year. The temp hits 70 degrees (fingers crossed!) and suddenly our car…

3063Allison Austin Scheff with Alicia Arter, Lorna Yee, Cayla Lambier, Jana Moseley and Jennifer Lee