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REI Rocks: Will you take the Outdoor Pledge?


Have you heard about the Outdoor Pledge? Enjoying Whidbey Island, WA this summer The Outdoor Pledge is a challenge from the outdoor outfitters at REI to help people get outdoors with their family and friends. As part of their ongoing efforts to inspire, educate, and outfit people for a lifetime of outdoor adventure, REI invited 10 BlogHer reviewers to take the Outdoor Pledge. I'm being compensated by BlogHer to … [Read more...]

2nd Saturdayz in Snohomish this Weekend

2nd Saturdayz

Hello! I am a BIG fan of the 2nd Saturdayz Market Flea Market here in the Seattle area. Promoters/Vendors Linda Morrison and Deb Bock have this crazy talent for creating and displaying vintage and up-cycled things. I have an immediate two-step reaction when I go to their flea market. It throws me into a swoon and then I quickly whip out my wallet. It's 2nd Saturdayz's one year anniversary this weekend and the … [Read more...]

You’re All Invited!


Hi Friends...  You are cordially invited to join Katie's Nesting Spot and Yesterday on Tuesday for "A Crafty Soiree."  This will be a super fun party where you can share your art, crafts, decor ideas, recipes-- pretty much anything creative.  Here are the details: What:: A Crafty Soiree When: Thursdays Where: Yesterday on Tuesday and Katie's Nesting Spot What to Bring: BYOC (Bring Your … [Read more...]