• Trend Report: Fall 2018

    The trends emerging for fall 2018 can be summed up in one word: comfort. If you love classic pieces and steer clear of the eccentric, then you are in luck. Much of what is trending this season is comfortable and demonstrates a slightly new take on our favorite wardrobe staples. Puffy coats + capes The… [Continue Reading]

    Trend Report: Fall 2018
  • Rustic Luxury Renewal

    Nestled on 11 acres with a breathtaking view of Mt. Rainier, this Pan Abode home made a grand statement when it was built in 1980. Still, the homeowners envisioned an upgrade that would take it to “dream” status for them. Creating great entertaining space was the primary goal of the remodeling project of this Edgewood… [Continue Reading]

    Rustic Luxury Renewal
  • Well 80 – Olympia’s Hottest New Brewery

    Well 80 Artesian Brewing Company opened its doors March 19 in downtown Olympia. Complete with a restaurant and a 10-barrel brewing system, Well 80 is a brewery and brewpub built on the site of one of Olympia’s famous artesian wells. In addition to tasty craft beers, Well 80 serves pizza, burgers and sandwiches, all with… [Continue Reading]

    Well 80 – Olympia’s Hottest New Brewery
  • Rome to Tacoma: Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel Exhibition

    Arguably one of mankind’s greatest artistic achievements, Michelangelo’s frescoes on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel in Rome are timeless masterpieces. Whether you have seen them in person or not, Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibition will allow you to immerse yourself in the art from a new perspective in an innovative and unique way. The… [Continue Reading]

    Rome to Tacoma: Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel Exhibition
  • Percival Condominiums: Downtown Living at its Best

    With an identity unrivaled by any other city in the region, Olympia is growing as a place of economic, social and development opportunity. Joining this vibrant community is Percival Condominiums, a seven-story development built with its residents—and Olympia’s character—in mind. Percival Condominiums will be downtown Olympia’s first upscale condominium community. Located in the heart of… [Continue Reading]

    Percival Condominiums: Downtown Living at its Best

In Community

Encore Chocolates & Tea

Strolling along Fifth Avenue in downtown Olympia, you come upon a unique sight: a magnolia tree … [Read More...]

Rome to Tacoma: Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel Exhibition

Arguably one of mankind’s greatest artistic achievements, Michelangelo’s frescoes on the ceiling of … [Read More...]

Pub-Style Banking at Point Ruston

The Olympia Brewery may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of banking, but O … [Read More...]

In Design & Style

Fair Trade Gems Protect People and the Environment

Do you think about where the products you purchase come from and how they were manufactured? Social … [Read More...]

Trend Report: Fall 2018

The trends emerging for fall 2018 can be summed up in one word: comfort. If you love classic pieces … [Read More...]

Bathrooms Made Perfect For Seniors

Local family-owned Silverado Showers LLC specializes in lowmaintenance customized senior showers … [Read More...]

In Cuisine

Well 80 – Olympia’s Hottest New Brewery

Well 80 Artesian Brewing Company opened its doors March 19 in downtown Olympia. Complete with a … [Read More...]

Up Your Culinary Game With a Cooking Class

Have you thought about how many meals you prepare for your family each week? Or how you pull off … [Read More...]

Asian-Inspired Food, Beautiful Ambiance

From the moment you enter Indochine, you feel as though you have been transported to an exotic … [Read More...]

In Escapes

An American Story: From Slavery to the Founding of Centralia

Most people know that Washington state was named in honor of U.S. President George Washington. But … [Read More...]

Planning the Ultimate Fall Getaway in Leavenworth

Ready for a midweek escape? Look no farther than Leavenworth, Washington, nestled on the east slope … [Read More...]

Introducing Kids To Birding

Birds are the perfect hook for getting kids interested in nature. Children are mesmerized by nature, … [Read More...]

In Wellness

Enhanced Imaging Technology Better Detects Breast Cancer

Women 40 or older have been reminded for years that having an annual mammogram is an important part … [Read More...]

The Parallel Powers of Music and Athletes

Sarah Ioannides’ dynamic presence on the podium for Symphony Tacoma has won praise from audiences … [Read More...]

Olympia Orthopaedics Welcomes New Sports Medicine Physician

Moving to the Pacific Northwest is a new adventure for Leila Borders, MD, who is joining the team at … [Read More...]

In Home & Garden

New Owner of Olympic Landscape Was Born and Raised in the Industry

Olympic Landscape has been designing, building and servicing outdoor residential and commercial … [Read More...]

Home Spotlight: 2018 HGTV Dream Home

For its 2018 Dream Home, HGTV selected a 3,500-square-foot waterfront home in Gig Harbor with … [Read More...]

8 Tips For Choosing A Kitchen Designer

Very few homeowners have the knowledge to design, build and install a new kitchen. That’s why many … [Read More...]