Tag: summer

Rules of the (Open) Road: To Share or Not to Share

by Emily Cherkin Many of us will be traveling this summer, with both our kids and smartphones in tow. And who doesn’t want to document these precious summer memories? Of course, once I capture these fleeting moments, it’s sooooo easy to click and share what we are up to on social media. But I’ve also grown increasingly skeptical of this…

Summer Fun!

I tend to romanticize the lazy days of summer each year. I get excited for longer days, warm sunshine, more outdoor time and the promise of life slowing down, even if just a bit. As a stay at home mother of two elementary school aged children, I can’t help but fool myself into thinking how nice it will be to…

Two of My Favorite Farmer’s Markets

Don’t miss all of the bounty our region has to offer! Some Farmer’s Markets will close for the season come October. Enjoy the end of summer by strolling through your neighborhood market for a pleasant family outing.

A picnic at the beach

Don’t let the summer pass you by without taking advantage of the warm evenings. Head to a nearby beach park to soak in the views. There’s fun to be had for the whole family!

A walk through Downtown Kirkland with kids in tow

In the mood to get out of the house and check out some new places but don’t want to venture too far with the little ones? Head to Kirkland and enjoy a pleasant afternoon exploring its town center and scenic waterfront park.