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Delicious Discoveries Made During Auction of Washington Wine Weekend

Leslie Kelly
Pictured on the right is Gilles Nicault from Long Shadows on the left is Chris Upchurch from DeLille Cellars

Wow! What a wonderful Auction of Washington Wine weekend!

The three-day event raised $2 million, with proceeds benefiting uncompensated care at Seattle Children’s Hospital and Washington State University’s Viticulture & Enology Program.

The picnic, the winemaker dinners and the spectacular gala are big fun, and a great time to make some delicious discoveries. Here were a few of my favorites: Read more »


Aardvark Curry Bus on Kickstarter

See the potential? Dan Wood does.

Last winter I introduced you to my favorite Snoqualmie Pass lunch stop, the Aardvark Curry Trailer. I've got a soft spot for folks who live their passion, and Dan's the happiest guy cooking out of a trailer I've ever met. His curry bowls are a huge hit with boarders, skiers and snowshoers, but he's outgrown his tiny digs. Wood's hoping to move into a real kitchen, one he intends to build inside a train. Well, part of a train. Read more »

Mossback Monday: Why Are Techies Avoiding the Central Business District?

Knute Berger


Curbed Seattle's Strange, Weird & Terrible Real Estate Listing Photos are Brilliant

Lauren Mang

I must give major props to Sean Keeley, the editor over at Curbed Seattle, for pulling together such insane and ridiculously hilarious real estate listing photos every Friday. Essentially, the site's This Week in Strange, Weird & Terrible Real Estate Listing Photos posts give me the will to keep on living after long work weeks.
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The Must List: Dancing Til Dusk, a Mid-Week Fashion Fete and Classical Music in Quilcene

A view of NY-based Isaora's trunk show at W Seattle last fall

Must Picnic
Auction of Washington Wines Picnic & Barrel Event
Thursday (8/15, 4 p.m.) — Behold, the Top 10 tips for making the most of your time at the Auction of Washington Wines Picnic event.

Must Fete Fashion
W Hotel’s Wear Wednesdays
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