Holiday Gift Guide: Let’s hear it for the boys

Holiday Gift Guide: Let’s hear it for the bo...

Honestly, I still think that finding presents for boys is hard.  If you’re anything like me, you want to find a gift that warms their hearts; but if your intended receiver is anything like my darling husband, he wants something useful.  Honestly, the words “useful” and “present” are tough for me to put together. Thankfully, I reached out for help on this one and got some advice from actual boys...
The Bushwick Book Club: GIVEAWAY!!!

The Bushwick Book Club: GIVEAWAY!!!...

Hey ya’ll. It’s Monday again. And of course it’s sunny in Seattle right now, instead of on Saturday and Sunday. But I digress. Let’s get on with the show, right? Right! Photo courtesy of Brenda Starr And what a show it is. If you haven’t heard about The Bushwick Book Club, well then you’re in the dark my friend. It’s got to be the greatest book club I’ve ever belonged to (make...
Weekend Round-Up: 12/10-12/12

Weekend Round-Up: 12/10-12/12...

Holy moly, how are we just weeks away from that great, big holiday? Wasn’t it just yesterday that we were complaining about the weather in July? Well, if you’re sick of shopping or just want something free/cheap to do, you’ve come to the right place. Enjoy the weekend, folks: -Swanson’s Nursery has camels to feed, Santa to sit on and enchanting music to listen to this weekend as you wonder what plants...
Yay! We have a winner!

Yay! We have a winner!...

Thanks everyone for participating in the It’s a Wonderful Life Giveaway. We picked a winner and it’s Gala! We hope you enjoy the show as much as we...
When a Yay-Today writer wins: Annie Two Braids

When a Yay-Today writer wins: Annie Two Braids...

Courtesy of Annie Two Braids If you’ve never met Annie, of Annie Two Braids, then you’re surely missing out. She’s got to be one of the coolest Seattlites out there. Running a muck since a weebie in Wallingford and Phinney, she can tell you your power animal, perform hippie rituals involving beating you with sage leaves and make you the pertiest darn home items that you just can’t get anywhere...
Happy Whatever: Restaurants Celebrate, You Get Cheap Food

Happy Whatever: Restaurants Celebrate, You Get Che...

Seattlites may be deep in throes of Seasonal Affective Disorder this time of year, but the Holiday Spirit sure isn’t.  It seems to have wormed its way in to the deepest caverns of restaurants all across the city, and as a result, they’re offering all kinds of freebies, discounts and special offers for the rest of us.  Take advantage of these offers and eat out before the holidays- save your diet for January....
Holiday Gift Guide: Cheap Stuff for Chic Chicks

Holiday Gift Guide: Cheap Stuff for Chic Chicks...

The yay-today holiday gift guide is back for another round of gift-giving goodness.  This time we’ve got a list of our favorite resources for gifts for the ladies in your life.  Whether you are looking for the perfect gift for your best friend, your girlfriend, your mom or some chick you barely know whose name you drew in a holiday gift exchange, we’ve got options for you that won’t drive you into debt and...
It’s a Wonderful Life indeed: A GIVEAWAY!!!

It’s a Wonderful Life indeed: A GIVEAWAY!!!...

Photo courtesy of Twelfth Night Productions Last night, Miss Aubrey and I had a chance to go to Kenyon Hall to see It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Show. Think Prairie Home Companion meets Christmas classic, this production had it all. From old timey outfits to a Silent Night chorus opener to delicious baked goods for sale to the famous Wurlitzer Organ, Twelfth Night Productions knows how to put on a show. If...
Weekend Round-Up: 12/3-12/5

Weekend Round-Up: 12/3-12/5...

Holy crap, there’s too much going on this weekend. So I’m just gonna shut up and let you start filling your calendar with fun, free stuff now: -Probably the best thing to do during the holidays: The Great Figgy Pudding Street Corner Caroling Competition is taking over downtown tonight from 5:30-8:30! -Need to get some crafty gifts? Miss Aubrey already talked about Urban Craft Uprising and the Punk Rock Flea...
This ain’t your grandma’s craft fair- Urban Craft Uprising & Punk Rock Flea Market

This ain’t your grandma’s craft fair- ...

When I say “craft fair,” you may picture old ladies selling acrylic scarves and cross-stitched pillows in a church parking lot.  Well, this weekend Seattle is abuzz with two totally different kinds of craft fairs, so forget what you know and make plans to check out the Urban Craft Uprising and Punk Rock Flea Market this weekend instead. The Urban Craft Uprising, Seattle’s largest independent craft fair,...

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