A New Year’s Change

As we worked on this month's issue, it’s clear that 
Bellevue has no shortage of options to keep our community healthy. And just in time for those January resolutions, our “Active” issue will surely inspire you to start the year off right. You’ll learn about new fitness trends, and meet some of the area's top instructors. We only wish we had more room to…

Dreams Driven Red Carpet Exclusive Soirée

Zadart Exotic Car Club and Rentals was the site for an evening surrounded by a beautiful collection of multimillion-dollar exotic automobiles! The event featured music, entertainment, dinner and a David Lawrence fall fashion show. Proceeds from the event went to Seattle Children's, which provides necessary medical care to children, regardless of a family’s ability to pay.

January 2018 Around Town

The city of Bellevue was recognized by the Center for Digital Government for its work as a digital city. Bellevue received fourth place honors in the 125,000-249,999 population category.

Four Hot Activities to Try in 2018

Now that the gift-wrapping, holiday baking and Christmas festivities have come to an end, it’s time to look into the new beginning that comes with the new year. 

Resolutions that Stick

January is a month often synonymous with detoxing, diets and newly purchased gym memberships—for many, making it a far less appealing time than the pleasure-seeking months that came before it.


It’s now 2018 and your New Year’s resolution is self-care, but where do you start? Answer: Pure Barre! This full-body workout is low impact but high intensity, with a focus on stretching between sections, leaving you with the desirable lean muscles of a dancer. This workout thrives on using small and isometric movements that get the body shaking. This is…

Fashion for the Slopes: Cordova

Cordova is known for designing tailored ski and après ski apparel for women, but what most people don’t know is that the luxury brand started as a love story. The concept was born in 2014 when director and founder Jane Seim and co-founder Cody Seim got married on the slopes of Sun Valley, Idaho. The couple both viewed the mountains as a…

A Mission Bigger Than Clothes

With a heavy emphasis on women’s empowerment and body positivity, TEMA Athletics has big goals of becoming a global brand, accessible to women of all sizes and shapes. The activewear brand designs a wide range of clothing, influenced by the vibrancy of India as well as the latest runway styles. 


Four passionate instructors turned their lives upside to open the first SoulCycle studio in the Pacific Northwest. Teaching a powerful mind-body class that features high-intensity cardio, muscle-sculpting strength training and rhythm-based choreography makes for some unforgettable experiences. Sharing those moments are what tightens the bond between this wild bunch. 

Diet by Color

In the plant world, color and hue rule in terms of disease-fighting capability. Each color represents different benefits and the deeper the color, the more benefit there is.