Monthly Archives:: July 2014

A Book With a View


Public Library of Seattle

Northwest natives are known book lovers. So it’s no surprise that Seattle would have one of the most strikingly beautiful libraries in the country. The building is made of steel and glass, with sharp lines and extreme angles on every wall. From inside the building, lights pours into the geometric walls from every direction, offering… Read more

Spokane, Wash.: Five Fun Neighborhoods For Families to Explore


Spokane Gardens

On a visit to Spokane, you can easily spend all your time downtown as Riverfront Park offers an endless array of fun activities for families. But you should also check out the outlying neighborhoods where you’ll find leafy streets lined with historic homes, bright blooming gardens and clusters of charming cafes, unique boutiques and hip… Read more

Dick’s: Best burgers in Spokane, Wash.


Dick's Burgers

Where can a family of four eat for $15? Dick’s Hamburgers in Spokane, Wash.  We arrived in Spokane, Wash., at 9 p.m. We’d traveled over six hours all the way from Kelowna, B.C., driving around Lake Okanagan where vineyards blanketed the surrounding hillsides and then passing through pristine timberland before entering a vast sagebrush dessert… Read more