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Showcasing the Season at The Gift Gallery in Tumwater

  Despite the absence of a white winter, I still agree with funnyman Mo Rocca that “Christmas is a stocking stuffed with sugary goodness.” And for a one-stop shop to fill that stocking, visit Tumwater’s The Gift Gallery LLC, a wealth of everything wonderful our region has to offer. Owner Linda Miller fills her store […]

Pilates at Play Combines Fun with Exercise

  By Lindsey Surrell In a sunlit room of an old car dealership, colorful artwork, knickknacks, and houseplants line the peach and aqua splatter painted walls. From the wood ceiling hang three swings that seem to be transplanted from the local park, and on one, Trisha Hatfield Graves, owner and teacher of Pilates at Play, […]

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Kaitie Mays – Hair Bows Making a Difference

  By Alyssa Ramsfield At first glance, Kaitie Mays looks like any other 11-year-old: a bright smile, her dance studio jacket, and a bow placed in her hair. The bow is what sets this Chinook Middle School sixth grader apart. Mays is an entrepreneur.  Through Kaitie’s Hand-Made Hair Bows, she is creating custom hair bows to […]

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Dan Martinez: A Renovating Force for Keller Williams Realty South Sound

  Dan Martinez approaches life with determination and a vision whether it be his career, youth sports, family or community involvement. Well known within the youth soccer community, Martinez is currently gaining similar fame within the local real estate community. As a broker for Keller Williams Realty South Sound, Martinez is the go to guy […]

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Enjoy the Peaceful Atmosphere and Quality Products at Radiance Herbs and Massage

  By Katie Doolittle Hoping to bring a bit of peace on earth to your holiday season? Check out Radiance Herbs and Massage in downtown Olympia. You can swing in for a soothing shopping experience or pause your preparations for a rejuvenating massage. In doing so, you’ll be patronizing a business that promotes holistic well-being, […]

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Yvonne Stanton – Making Dreams Come True at Northwest Harley Davidson one Harley at a Time…..

  Owning a Harley-Davidson Motorcycle is, for many people, a lifelong dream. It’s not unusual for people to visit Northwest Harley-Davidson multiple times simply to admire the bikes. And, when admiration turns to questions of, “Could I really do this?” NW Harley-Davidson’s Business Manager, Yvonne Stanton, is there to provide an answer. With her creative […]

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John Erwin Shares Three Steps to a Smoother Home Remodel

  With more than 21 years of experience in helping homeowners create what they have envisioned for their homes, the team of professionals at John Erwin Remodeling understands what makes a remodeling project run smoothly. Get the picture “Homeowners know what they want,” says Erwin who does most of the design work. “I take their […]

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Washington State Employees Credit Union Gives Back to Local Food Banks in Recognition of #GivingTuesday

  By Margo Greenman Did you hear or see the term #GivingTuesday being tossed around earlier last week? If you answered, “yes,” that’s because this two-year-old concept is catching like fire across the nation, encouraging people to put holiday gift shopping on hold and pick-up their checkbooks for a good cause. #GivingTuesday, which takes place […]

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Shift to a Gift of Experience

  By Kelli Samson When I think of my daughters and the gifts they will receive this holiday season that will clutter their already-stuffed bedrooms even more, I cringe. Who really needs more stuff? Think of that hard-to-buy-for person on your list. Imagine their surprise and delight when they find a unique gift this year […]

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Olympia Yacht Club in the Community and on the Water

  A recent stroll through the Washington Center’s Gingerbread Village led me to a lighthouse. Upon a closer look, I realized this was a replica of the Olympia Yacht Club’s (OYC) lighthouse. While I was thoroughly impressed by the fancifully decorated holiday treasure, what truly intrigued me was learning about the community focus of OYC. […]

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