One of the great things about a West Coast Book Launch Tour (for my new book, KeeKee's Big Adventures in Paris, France) is there were great travel and wine experiences to be had...from Washington to Oregon to California! We started in Seattle which meant Washington wine. Just into town, a friend gave us a bottle [...]
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Lots of 40thÂ birthdays this year including my favorite chain day spa located in Seattle...Gene Juarez. Opened in 1971 in downtown Seattle, their second location was the original Nordstrom Salon in 1974. Today ten locations strong. My first Gene visit was ten years ago and after my lovely massage Saturday, I can say not much has [...]
This week I spent an evening at a cool new spot in Seattle...Urban Enoteca. Open since December, this wine and event space in SoDo (South of Downtown) is a warehouse turned hip wine bar. You open the huge wooden doors of the warehouse and are transported into a wine land from Eastern Washington. With a [...]
I've had the pleasure of visiting a lot of spas... too many some might say but there's no such thing as too many in my book. As far as day spas go Gene Juarez is one of the best! A small Seattle, Washington area chain, yes I said chain, with 8 locations, they've got it [...]