Savvy Parenting in Seattle

change area

A child in the family means lots of big changes. There are education decisions to be made, playdates to host, new skills to learn, and lots and lots of books to read. Join us as we take a look at the everyday moments of parenting and the once-a-year celebrations, the big picture of childhood and the small details that aren't to be missed.

Matching Articles

26 articles in "Seattle"

  • Things to Make You Go "Boo!"

    Katie Kavulla - Seattle

    Halloween is just around the corner, and Seattle families know that the city loves to celebrate! Your kids may need to wear rain boots and a winter coat over the costume—this is fall in the Northwest, after all—but we promise that it won't detour from the fun. So, start br.... read more

  • Go, Team! Seattle Families Love Their Sports

    Katie Kavulla - Seattle

    Go Big or Go HomeSeattle-ites are serious about their professional sports and every Seattle family seems to have a team that they root for—whether it is the Mariners, Sounders, Seahawks or even holding out hope that they will finally bring back the Seattle Sonics—these spo.... read more

  • Made in Seattle: Beyond Starbucks and Microsoft

    Katie Kavulla - Seattle

    Quick! Name a company that's based in Seattle! Ever heard of a little website called Amazon? Microsoft, anyone? And where did you grab that latte this morning. Hello, Starbucks! But, for all of these super-brands that were born and raised under the Space Needle, there are are .... read more

  • A Spot for Every Type of Picnic

    Katie Kavulla - Seattle

    Need a simple solution for breaking the mealtime wiggles at your house? Pack up your family's lunch or dinner and get out of the house and into Seattle for a place where wiggles are perfectly acceptable while you eat...a picnic! There are countless perfect picnic places in Sea.... read more

  • Seattle from A to Z

    Erin Wing - Seattle

    School is almost out, but the ABC fun doesn't have to end. We've got an alphabetic round up of the best summertime events and kid-friendly hot spots to help you make the most of your summer. Consider documenting the action with photos or drawings of each activity. By the time .... read more

  • Pint-Sized Nightlife in Seattle

    Erin Wing - Seattle

    Remember when you could keep your eyes open until at least the 11 o'clock news? When you weren't regularly awakened by a sweet little cherub with a bad dream, or a 5:00 a.m. "Mama, I'm all done sleeping" announcement. Yes, becoming a parent definitely changes your night life. .... read more

  • Celebrating Spring

    Erin Wing - Seattle

    Spring is here, and thanks to all that rain, you've surely spotted a bit more color popping up from flower pots all around town. With longer days and a few extra glimpses of sunshine, Seattle kids are ready to hop out and smell the flowers, hunt for eggs, and meet those adorab.... read more

  • Exploring Our Neighborhood Parks

    Erin Wing - Seattle

    We know the skies are still looking a bit, uh, Seattle-ish; but spring has officially sprung and regardless of the weather, everyone is ready for a breath of fresh air. It's time to welcome springtime with a trip to the most perfect places to play in Seattle! The kids around h.... read more

  • Bringing a Book to Life for Your Child

    Erin Wing - Seattle

    Based on the number of times you've been asked to read Goodnight Moon, you know that there is little a child adores more than a good story. No surprise, since reading is the ultimate adventure! So this month, why not cuddle up and enjoy a few of your child's best loved tales,.... read more

  • An Expert Guide to the Pike Place Market

    Erin Wing - Seattle

    The "Soul of Seattle," also known as Pike Place Market, is nine acres packed full of food, festivities and fun. Whether you go once a year or once a week, you'll see something new on each trip. With tasty treats on every corner, buskers, farmers, craftspeople and plenty of act.... read more

1 2 3
The Savvy Library

From the educational to the whimsical, our Savvy editors help you explore your world. You can search our 1996 articles by keyword, subject, or date.

Notable Selection

Below you'll find some of the more popular selections from the Savvy Library: