Where to Pamper your pet

 Article Jordan Blaine | Photography Life N Light  Without a doubt, Bellevue is a dog-friendly community. This area is home to an array of resources. From a boutique and bakery with pup-approved treats, a club that gives your dog a vigorous workout or a lounge strictly for our furry friends, Bellevue is the spot for pampered pooches. Treat your best friend…

Three Cheer Captains, One Team, One Dream!

 Article Brittany Eiseman | Photography Life N Light  Bellevue’s cheer captains, Grace Dillon, Anna Lombardi and Morgan Williams, work together all year long to create a seamless football season on and off the field. Read more to find out what makes this opportunity a once in a lifetime experience and what these captains love about Bellevue Cheer!  Catch the squad…

Boys & Girls Clubs of King County

 Article Earl Benjamin  As a recent transplant, I’ve been blown away observing the tremendous amount of support devoted to young people in the greater Seattle area. The Boys & Girls Clubs of King County is the third largest major metro organization in the United States. Founded in 1943, it has served more than 26,000 youth in 2017. Kids and teens are…

Dynamic Duo

 Article Jordan Blaine | Photography Life N Light  What exactly is influencing? According to Merriam-Webster, the definition is "one that exerts influence." Adam McArthur and Justin Kroma, founders of LankyBox, are influencing millions from our very own neighbor, Seattle.  LankyBox refers to both influencers' height—Adam and Justin are both over 6 feet tall—as well as the way they view videos…

Dog Tales

 Article Jordan Blain | Photography Thig Gishuru  Networking is one of Bellevue’s best talents. Shaking hands and raising glasses is a regular occurrence throughout this community. We see one another on the sidewalk, coffee in one hand and leash in the other. But who are the furry friends that walk beside our client or neighbor? Every dog owner has a…

A Letter from the Publisher

 Article Caitlin Agnew | Photography Kara Mercer  In honor of Bellevue Lifestyle’s one-year anniversary, I felt a proper introduction may be about time. The community’s response to Bellevue Lifestyle over the past year has been overwhelmingly positive, and in the moments I get to spontaneously chat with people around town, the first question I always get asked is, “Why?” I love this…

Hoppy + Fresh

 Photography Colleen Kelly  Homemade Hops-Infused   Dog Shampoo 

August 2018 Around Town

City Hall Recognized as Leader in Healthy Buildings Bellevue’s City Hall is now the first public building in Western Washington to be certified under the new Fitwel standard. Fitwel was developed in recent years by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and U.S. General Services Administration and is operated by the Center for Active … Continued

Celebrating Family

When you think of family, what comes to mind? Maybe it’s the people you share your mornings with: the husband or wife who makes you breakfast, the toddler who wakes you up before sunrise or the drooling pup in the kitchen just itching for a full dish of food. Maybe it’s the people you share … Continued

Gone Fishing

 Article and Photography  The lure of the outdoors in Pacific Northwest summers is irresistible. One of the best contexts for getting "out there" can be fishing. Introducing kids or grandkids to this great pastime can lead to some real magic. Imagine making memories on the plentiful lake, river, stream and saltwater fisheries just a short drive from Bellevue. You don’t need…