Living in Woodinville WA | Neighborhood Profile

Welcome to Woodinville

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Welcome to wine country oenophiles!  Woodinville is a stunning, tourist-heavy city with around 2 million visitors a year. Guests and residents alike enjoy rustic scenery permeated with wineries, breweries, distilleries, restaurants and more.  Living in Woodinville has a hybrid small-town feel with urban portions yet still enables residents to reside close to major hubs in the Seattle Metropolitan Area. 

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Downsizing to a Tiny House in Seattle? | Read This First

Are you considering downsizing to a tiny house in Seattle or surrounding areas? Dramatically decreasing your possessions, minimizing your footprint, and living a simpler lifestyle sounds stupendous, but it’s no easy feat if you’re used to living-large the American way. This post will cover some of the pros and cons of tiny house living, what to expect before making the move and some general tips about becoming a tiny house owner. 

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Things to do in Downtown Snohomish | What are the must see places? 

Snohomish Washington was named one of the top ten coolest small towns in america by budget travel magazine. It’s a quaint but bustling town with no shortage of things to do and places to visit; on First Street you’ll find antique and vintage shops, historical architecture, bars and restaurants, all bordering the Snohomish river to the South. Here are some of our favorite things to do in old downtown Snohomish. 

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Events in Seattle | Holiday Festivities for the Family

The most wonderful time of the year is near, and the upcoming months are full of events in Seattle to help bring in the holidays. From awe-inspiring light displays to dazzling performances, there is no shortage of family fun this Christmas season. Our event guide has something for everyone, so gather your loved ones and get ready to explore the holiday happenings in the Greater Seattle area.

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Woodinville Wineries | What are the top tasting locations?

Oenophiles – Are you looking to diversify your palette, socialize with your companions, and enjoy some charming countryside? The Woodinville wineries in Washington State offer an array of different settings. There are around 110 wine tasting rooms in Woodinville. Every tasting spot is unique and noteworthy, so plan on visiting several wineries in the area. With all the available options, it can be a bit overwhelming trying to decide which locations to add to your list.  I’ve picked my top 5 famous wineries in Woodinville, all within walking distance of each other. 

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Outlet Malls in Seattle | What are the best locations?

Let’s face it, Amazon has changed the way we shop. However, this means that you can find better deals at retail locations now than you could historically. There’s still something to be said about physically shopping in-store when it comes to some items. Our team members are rushing to get our shopping done before the holiday rush erupts! There are some serious deals to be found out there, even before the major holidays. These stores are a great supplement to mini-vacations here in the NorthWest as well.  Where are the top outlet malls in Seattle and surrounding areas? Read on…

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Best Places to Live in Washington State | What are the Top 10 Cities?

Considering a move to the Evergreen State? Not to be confused with the District of Columbia, Washington State is one of the fastest growing states in America; ranked in at number 7 as of this writing. The state is up to 7.4 million residents and counting. Where are the best places to live in Washington State? Read on…

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