‘DAILY LIFE’ Category

  1. A bittersweet birthday cake anyone can make

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    August 16, 2017 by Terumi

    Birthday cake for my kids' birthday

    I take baked goods very seriously.  I’m not always very good at chemistry, or measuring or even following directions very …
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  2. A history trip; a restored hotel, a haunted theatre and a famous canal in Syracuse

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    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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  3. An almost Car-free trip to Vancouver Island with kids in about 48 hours or so

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    August 6, 2017 by Terumi

    Vancouver Island with kids on the Victoria Clipper

    As much as we Seattleites die a little when people say “Pike’s Market” instead of “Pike Place Market,” it’s probably …
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  4. A great place to learn to Skateboard and an over the top Sounders experience in Seattle

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    July 31, 2017 by Terumi

    Seattle with Kids Pitchside wit the Sounders

    I need to preface this post with how much I do not like blood and guts.  I am terrified of …
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  5. 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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  6. Free Things families need to know about in Bellevue, Washington

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    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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  7. Trying out the SkyCouch on a flight from New Zealand with kids

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    July 18, 2017 by Terumi

    Flying with kids from North America to Australia

    Buying a Skycouch would usually be the last thing on my mind when booking four pricey seats on any flight, …
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  8. Summer Reads and fun books for Kids and Grownups

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    July 14, 2017 by Terumi

    Summer Reads: Goodbye Vitamin

    Everyone in my family reads, but we all read in different ways.  I can literally devour books and I keep …
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  9. On Stopping by the new Angel of the Winds Arlington Supercharger

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    July 3, 2017 by Terumi

    Tesla Arlington Supercharger

    The other day we were driving up to Vancouver from Seattle when a new Tesla Supercharger popped up on our …
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  10. 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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  11. STEM toys and ideas to help with science for kids

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    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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  12. There is never a perfect time to travel with kids

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    June 17, 2017 by Terumi

    When is the perfect time to travel with kids

    As summer approaches, I’ve heard a lot of talk about “should we travel with our kids?” and “I’m not sure …
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  13. Do I need to book a tour to Zaanse Schans Windmills near Amsterdam with kids?

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    June 12, 2017 by Terumi

    Zaanse Schans windmills near Amsterdam with kids

    Before you book a tour to see windmills near Amsterdam, you need to decide a few things.  Are you a …
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  14. Planning a trip to Seattle with kids?

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    June 6, 2017 by Terumi

    Call me biased, but Seattle is one of the most family-friendly cities I can imagine.  There are many places for …
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  15. Wind Warnings in Amsterdam and Finding unexpected Family Fun in Utrecht

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    June 5, 2017 by Terumi

    Family Travel in Utrecht with kids

    Travel plans don’t always work out. You know this. I know this. But it always helps to see this in …
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  16. Seattle Food Craving: Sizzle and Crunch

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    May 25, 2017 by Terumi

    Sizzle and Crunch in Seattle

    Someone asked me the other day where I like to eat in Seattle right now.  Well, we haven’t been back …
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  17. Bringing our Bubble Bums on a 6-week trip (A travel booster seat review)

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    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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  18. Three days visiting Uluru with kids

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    May 10, 2017 by Terumi

    Sunset at Ularu

    We are mid-way into our journey around Australia when we arrive at Yulara airport in the center of the country.  I’ve …
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  19. Bike riding in Amsterdam with kids at the Vondelpark

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    April 30, 2017 by Terumi

    Riding bikes in the Vondelpark in Amsterdam with kids

    With two 8-year old boys in tow, one of our favorite things to do is go bike riding both at …
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  20. Fields of Fun Cherry Blossoms and Tips for Snapping Pics with Osh Kosh

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    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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