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Perky Pit Stops: 9 Drive-Thru Coffee Shops to Fill’er Up

Get your motor runnin’ with a jolt of java at our favorite drive-thru coffee shops.

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10 Holiday Paper Crafts You Can Do This Afternoon

Looking for a little festive fun? You can use these crafty creations to decorate the house or for an original handmade holiday card.

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23 Influential SoCal Moms Who Inspire Us

These phenomenal SoCal women are rocking motherhood!

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Soccer Star Hope Solo Is Pregnant with Twins

Hope Solo is about to become a soccer mom.

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20 Hilarious Tweets on Surviving Summer Break with Kids

Check on your parent friends––they probably aren’t ok.

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What Stage of Motherhood Are You In?

Just as kids have their various stages, so do Moms! Which stage are you in? Are you a Newborn Mom or an Amazon Mom?

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4 Questions Every Parent Needs to Ask if Their Kid Wants to Play Team Sports

No matter what, make sure you’re doing this for them—not for yourself.

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This Soccer Mom Did What We All Secretly Dream of Doing

This mom did what most parents have always wanted to do.

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10 Secrets to Being a Chill Mom

You know that mom who seems to enjoy her kids? That can be you.

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Target’s New Line Has All the Gear Your Future Athlete Needs

The mega retailer is continuing their commitment to all things soccer with this brand-new collection for kids.

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I’ll Let My Daughter Quit the Team If She Wants. Here’s Why.

I remember vividly the day I decided to start blogging. We were riding home from the North Carolina State Fair and it was numbingly cold. We’d been married about two years, and had just moved into our little home by…

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This Wine Glass From Oprah’s 2017 Favorite Things Should Be at the Top of Your Wish List

While everything on Oprah’s annual list is awesome, there is one standout on this year’s list that is sure to be your most coveted gift.

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Make a Day of It: What’s New at City Point

Kid-friendly movies, amazing food, cool back-to-school shopping and more—get here stat!

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Every Mom Needs a Mom

She knew I had my hands full and offered to take my son to soccer. She’s a mom.
She noticed my daughter didn’t have ballet shoes and brought an extra pair to class the next week. She’s a neighbor and she’s a mom.…

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Ode to Sports Parents

Photo: Dennis Poulette
One of the most rewarding, time consuming and often frustrating roles of a parent is that of the sports mom or dad. There are many types of sports moms; soccer moms, dance moms, hockey moms, baseball moms.…

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I’m Totally Fine With My Child Being Average

Photo: Unsplash via Pixabay
A few weeks ago, I was reading through a few posts on a parenting forum I frequent where a conversation had sprung from a parent who was completely delirious and devastated that her child doesn’t seem…

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Dinner’s Served! Fresh, Healthy Meals for Busy School Nights

Skip the pizza delivery. We’ve rounded up healthy dinner options for your busiest week nights.

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This Is What It’s Like to Be a Stay-At-Home Dad

I’m going to tackle this will full honesty and very little filter, in hopes of capturing the highest peaks and deepest valleys, and everything in between, of being a stay-at-home dad.

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10 Hidden Gems of the North Shore

From a trendy toddler boutique in Highland Park, to a to-die-for bakery in Highwood, to a rockin’ coffeehouse-slash-music school in Wilmette and Glenview, there’s something special waiting to be discovered.

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5 Fun Spots for Mom Time Strolls and Snacks

Moms need a break too! Drop the kids at school, take a walk, and take care of you!

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Four Soccer Programs Your Kids Will Get a Kick Out Of

Whether you have a mini Messi, a budding Beckham or a Wambach wannabe, Seattle’s hot soccer scene is a perfect place for kiddos to get onto the pitch.

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From Boxing to Skate Boarding: Extreme Sports for Seattle Kids

Check the boxes that apply to your kid: Climbs and then jumps off anything in sight, including the UPS truck. (Check!) Goes from a double-header soccer match to baseball practice without blinking an eye. (Check!) Has been doing back flips …

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Date Night: The Water Guide to the Lakes

Show your love and appreciation for the liquid beauty of your natural surroundings — take a swim, cruise, paddle, hike for Date Night! Seattle Magazine, our delightful Northwestern publication partner, has composed an ode to the various Seattle water ways…

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