May 23, 2012

Walking Down N 45th Ave in Wallingford

Guild Cinema on 45th 

How many times have you thought, "I want to live where I can walk to the shops and cafes, have a pub and a bookstore and a grocery store and a dry cleaner nearby, where I don't get my car out of the garage every day, and almost ...

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May 23, 2012

What Sold in Wallingford Last Month?

Wallingford Bungalow 

In the last 30 days, 17 single-family properties sold in Wallingford, from a 518 square foot condo which sold for $6,000 over the listing price, to a houseboat that sold for asking price at $255,000, all the way to a 3,100 square foot 1919 Craftsman that ...

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May 13, 2012

Wallingford Tour of Kathleen's P Patch

While exploring the Good Shepard P Patch in Wallingford, I met Kathleen, a Wallingford local, who had just gotten her P Patch after being on the waiting list for 6 years.  She was kind enough to give me a quick tour and explain how it works.




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May 9, 2012

Seattle Tilth Demonstration Garden Album

Entering Seattle Tilth 

There is an oasis in the middle of Wallingford.  For over 100 years The Good Shepard Center has been there, and the Seattle Tilth Demonstration Garden is now a part of the grounds.

Volunteers and staff provide classes, summer camps, and demonstrate sustainable gardening practices that enlighten and ...

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May 5, 2012

Bottleworks in Wallingford, A Premium Beer Experience


Bottleworks is a specialty beer store in the Wallingford Neighborhood of Seattle.  With over 950 varieties of beer, they are definitely special!  They have "properly cellared vintage beers" (which I am guessing means they have not been exposed to varying temps that would compromise the beer) and ...

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April 27, 2012

The Potted Garden Creates Feng Shui Entrances in Wallingford


Maryellen Swanson at Bizarro Italian Cafe in Wallingfore 

There's an old saying that "Home is Where the Heart Is" and that must mean that Maryellen Swanson is at home in Seattle.  For the past year or so she has been creating beautiful planted pot combinations in Wallingford and other Seattle neighborhoods with her business ...

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April 19, 2012

Stylish and Modern Studio Condo in Fremont

 fremont condo 

Fremont Condo

Urban living at its finest, chic and modern studio condo in Fremont now available!  Nestled between Fremont and Wallingford, this stylish studio offers stylish and easy city living for less than 125k!  Modern and bright, this top floor studio maximized use of space with ...

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March 28, 2012

Good Shepard Center in Wallingford

Map of Wallingford 

The Good Shepard Center in Wallingford is on the grounds of an old school and serves a variety of  community functions.  The playground at one side is used by the Meridian School and other groups that use the building.   The Good Shepard Center is also home for the Neo Art ...

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March 25, 2012

Meridian Park in Wallingford

Wallingford Neighborhood Meridian Park, P Patch, and Good Shepard Center

Meridian Park Playground 

Right at the edge of Wallingford before you get to Green Lake, and right between I-5 and Hwy 99, is Meridian Park.  The playground is one of the best in the area. There are lots of engaging play ...

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Jan. 14, 2012

Kids on 45th, Kids Resale in Wallingford

kids on 45th 

"Kids on 45th" is second in a series on Seattle Kid's Resale Shops by Edy Kizaki and Madeleine Anthony.

The highly desired Wallingford neighborhood is full of resources for a family lifestyle, and N 45th Street, the walkable shopping corridor through the heart of the neighborhood, offers a ...

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