Food Photography 101

As the Nutrition and Hormone Health Coach and Real-Food Recipe Blogger of So Fresh N So Green, a big part of my career revolves around creating nutrient-dense dishes that taste good and make you feel good too.

Eritage Resort

“Our team is dedicated to providing a place of genuine warmth and exceptional experiences.” -Fire & Vine Hospitality CEO Chad Mackay

Kitchen Necessities

As we approach the end of the year, we tend to spend more time in the kitchen baking holiday cookies and seasonal dishes. With the near constant use of our ovens and ranges, our kitchens must be equipped with culinary essentials. From measuring spoons and rolling pins to muffin tins and cookware, check out these functional yet stylish tools to whip up…

Modernist Cuisine: The Science of Cooking

Life can have a funny way of coming full circle. This certainly appears to be the case for the founder of Modernist Cuisine, Nathan Myhrvold. At an early age, he quickly discovered he was drawn to cooking, science and photography. 

F Is for Foodie

F is for “foodie,” a person with a particular interest in food. Someone who’s always up for trying new places and has a refined but adventurous palate. And this month at Bellevue Lifestyle, we’re all about feasting with foodies as we just scratch the surface of all the fine eats and drinks Bellevue has to … Continued

October 2018 Around Town

2018 Bill Henningsgaard Fund for Children Winner The community is proud to announce that the 2018 Bill Henningsgaard Fund for Children recipient is the Boys & Girls Club of Bellevue for its BE GREAT: Graduate (BGG) program. BE GREAT: Graduate (BGG) is a formal collaboration between Bellevue School District, The Gates Foundation, King County Housing Authority and Boys & … Continued

Auction of Washington Wines Exceeds Fundraising Goal at 31st Annual Charitable Wine Events, Raising $4.1 Million

The Auction of Washington Wines celebrated its 31st annual charitable wine events at Chateau Ste. Michelle winery this August and raised nearly $4.1 million. Proceeds from the events benefit Seattle Children’s Hospital and Washington State University’s Viticulture & Enology Program. The Gala culminated the weekend of events and featured live and silent auction lots. The event was well attended by prominent local philanthropists and business owners.

Matthews Winery Farm to Table Dinners

“Our formula has been Food + Wine + People = Community.”

The Santa Ynez Valley

Tucked in the windy hills of Santa Barbara lies a community with exceptional food, rich grapes and bountiful culture. Forty-five minutes away from the Santa Barbara city beach, the Santa Ynez Valley is the ideal escape from a fast-paced lifestyle. It's an oasis for foodies and winos. The area is home to six distinct communities—Ballard, Buellton, Los Alamos, Los Olivos,…

Seattle Polo Party

The Seattle Polo Party took place at the Seattle Polo & Equestrian Club on Aug. 11. Bellevue Lifestyle hosted a special VIP section providing an elevated polo experience. Guests enjoyed a special lounge area furnished by Tree Furniture; a fine selection of foods by Taylor Shellfish, Trophy Cupcakes and Charis Catering; and beverages by Matthews Winery, Treveri Cellars and Dry … Continued