‘Blogging’ Category

  1. Hot cocoa and snowy northwest weekends for the win!


    October 16, 2017 by Terumi

    Hot Cocoa and snowy northwest weekends

    I used to dread the period between October and February a little in the Pacific Northwest.  The days get shorter …
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  2. A tiny home community where you can stay overnight in Leavenworth


    October 11, 2017 by Terumi

    Tiny Home Otto at Thousand Trails Leavenworth

    One of my favorite parts of travel is that you get to stay somewhere that is NOT your home and …
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  3. Fun things for Hello Kitty Fans in Seattle and beyond


    September 26, 2017 by Terumi

    Hello kitty bath bomb with ring inside

    Mark your calendars Seattle friends, there is a Hello Kitty Food Truck heading our way in a few weeks!  On …
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  4. STEM toys for back to school and a cool place in Seattle to learn all about tech


    September 11, 2017 by Terumi

    STEM ideas with kids: Seattle Living Computer Museum

    When you have family who is in the know, you get to try a whole bunch of neat toys.  We …
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  5. How talking to strangers might be more helpful than you think (Great Ocean Road, Australia)


    August 23, 2017 by Terumi

    Looking for Koalas with kids on a drive on the Great Ocean Road

    “You aren’t going to see any koalas in the wild,” my friends who had been there told me when I …
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  6. A history trip; a restored hotel, a haunted theatre and a famous canal in Syracuse


    August 9, 2017 by Terumi

    Ballroom at the Downtown Syracuse Marriott hotel

    A little while ago, I was hosted on a media trip to New York State for a piece I was …
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  7. Shopping the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale with Groupon

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    July 26, 2017 by Terumi

    Shopping Nordstrom Anniversary Sale with Groupon Coupons

    This is a sponsored post written on behalf of Groupon Does anyone else think about the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale with …
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  8. Free Things families need to know about in Bellevue, Washington


    July 20, 2017 by Terumi

    Fun and free things for families in Bellevue

    We all have heard that the best things in life are free, so I’ll tell you about a few free …
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  9. Our Summer Bucket List and How We Chill

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    June 30, 2017 by Terumi

    How we chill with Auntie Anne's

      I created this sponsored post in collaboration with Auntie Anne’s however all thoughts and opinions in this post are …
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  10. STEM toys and ideas to help with science for kids


    June 26, 2017 by Terumi

    Geosafari Solar Rover Kit

    We have the promise of a week full of sunshine here in Seattle in the first week of summer which …
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  11. Bringing our Bubble Bums on a 6-week trip (A travel booster seat review)


    May 22, 2017 by Terumi

    If I had to pick the best booster seat ever based on name alone, these seats would definitely win.  Every …
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  12. Fields of Fun Cherry Blossoms and Tips for Snapping Pics with Osh Kosh


    April 23, 2017 by Terumi

    Fields of Fun with Osh Kosh Style

    This post is sponsored by Everywhere Agency on behalf of OshKosh B’Gosh; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own.  Sometime around …
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  13. A personal heater, vegan gummy bears and other things that have arrived in the mail lately


    March 6, 2017 by Terumi

    Mail truck in the snow

    As a blogger, and an avid online shopper, there are many lovely things that arrive in my mail every week and it’s …
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  14. Yummy Chinese Restaurants in Richmond BC that maybe even locals don’t know about


    February 16, 2017 by Terumi

    Must-try Chinese Restaurants in Richmond

    Have you ever been to Richmond BC?  Perhaps you’ve passed through on your way north from Seattle to Whistler, or …
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  15. Orange you glad an after school snack can help your kids learn their states


    January 12, 2017 by Terumi

    Halosfun ornament

    A little while ago, I received a package in the mail from Halos.  I was excited when I saw the …
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  16. Travel-themed wish list for kids


    December 7, 2016 by Terumi

    Travel-themed gifts for kids

    Kids these days seem to have the world at the fingertips and I have so much fun finding travel-themed gifts …
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  17. Caffe D’Arte opens a new flagship in Pioneer Square!

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    December 5, 2016 by Terumi

    Dolce Fine Coffee

    Should you happen your way to Pioneer Square Monday, December 5th, make sure you stop by Caffe D’Arte’s new home …
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  18. Holiday Traditions with Osh Kosh B’gosh and a giveaway


    November 29, 2016 by Terumi

    Osh Kosh holiday outfit ideas

    This post is sponsored by Everywhere Agency on behalf of OshKosh B’gosh; however, all thoughts and opinions are my own. …
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  19. Time to get Thankful on a Monday


    October 4, 2016 by Terumi

    October in Seattle

    How are you this whirlwind Monday?  Can you believe it’s October already?  For my family, this means it’s time to …
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