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Ever wondered why Roy was so cool? Could it be his mid-century modern aesthetic? Or could it be the rad cocktails he likes to mix up surrounded by friends, a fire, and a truly stunning condo on a rainy fall evening? You be the judge.READ MORE
With summer in full swing, Divaland is super active, taking day trips and weekending. After a blitz of travel in June, we're sticking to staycations in Seattle for now. For those less ambitious weekends, we might take a casual trip north to Greenwood.READ MORE
Spring warmth came a little early for us in Seattle this week, and we are so excited. Oh sure, we know we aren't guaranteed consistently nice weather from now through June (AKA Junuary). But we are definitely inspired for al fresco activities, thanks to the sunshine and a great listing in Bitter Lake.READ MORE
Ballard has changed so much in the last decade. It's almost unrecognizable on certain streets, but its historic center is still bustling with great boutiques and eateries.READ MORE
With colder weather and longer nights comes a change in wardrobe, palettes and...palates! Technically, you can drink rose in any weather if you are committed enough. However, we like to go with the seasonal flow and switch to richer, darker libations to complement the rich seasonal food. Fortunately, there are countless gre...READ MORE
Maybe you are more of a "layers person." Maybe you have been counting the days to Halloween since November 1. Maybe you're just sick of the smog. This summer in Seattle has been dry and HOT, and we all need a little break indoors sometimes. But even indoor spaces can be stuffy in a town where AC is rare.READ MORE
Whether you are hosting a bunch of holiday gatherings or you just need a proper drink when you get home after a long day of work, shopping and traveling—having a well-stocked bar is a holiday must. Here are some of our tips and favorite recipes. Gin Gin is a staple at Chez Diva, with martinis being served year-round. Some...READ MORE