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Eat & Drink

Eat & Drink Drink all the pumpkins…and everything else, too Drink all the pumpkins…and everything else, too
Not to detract from something people obviously love, but the seasonality of drinks has been around far longer than the arrival of the Pumpkin Spice Latte (PSL). We ask the drinks that actually embrace the seasonal ingredients of the Northwest’s harvest come forward.
Eat & Drink In which we declare the Crisp Beef Burrito at Taco Time the greatest fast food innovation of all time
Regional fast food chains inspire surprisingly fierce loyalty: there’s no question that if Harold and Kumar were in California, they’d be going to In-n-Out, and if they were in Washington, I’m certain they’d be heading to Taco Time for the Crisp Beef Burrito--the greatest fast-food innovation of all time.
Eat & Drink The Lure of The French Bakery (Photo Gallery)
There is something indulgent and decadent about the French bakery experience - and Seattle has plenty of places where the art of pastry making is alive and well. We visit Bakery Nouveau in West Seattle for a visually stimulating taste of what this gem has to offer.


Lifestyle Photos: Sailgating like a Husky (Photo Gallery)
There's tailgating, and then there is sailgating. For those confused - that's tailgating, but on a boat! The Woodmark Hotel offers a <a href="" target="_blank">Game Day Husky Cruise</a> for dawgs who want to avoid traffic, tolls and expensive parking. We hitched a ride last weekend to get a taste of the scenic boat ride and a no host bar service onboard. (Image: Joshua Lewis / Seattle Refined)
Lifestyle What would you do if you weren't afraid to fail? (Video)
This is the question that the documentary The Empowerment Project: Ordinary Women Doing Extraordinary Things, revolves around. Screening at McCaw Hall this Monday (9/29), the film follows five young women on a cross-country journey spotlighting 17 positive and powerful women leaders across a variety of lifestyles and industries.

The Home

The Home These Seattle zip codes are chock full of millennials
Millennials are everywhere - especially in Seattle and the Pacific Northwest. Drawn to our booming tech industry and plentiful job market, it's hard to find a neighborhood that doesn't have at least two apartment complexes and condo units going up to house this generation.

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