May 9, 2016

Little Shop Agora

Alexis Saloutos and Nikos Spiliopoulos are the owners of the cutest little shop on 15th Ave. called The Shop Agora. It’s a gourmet specialty foods store featuring a wine cellar, deli, wine bar and serving all things Mediterranean.Their first shop was established in 2007 in the Phinney Ridge neighborhood of Seattle. It was such a

May 3, 2016

Setting a new Standard

I love Standard Goods. From the moment I walked in the door and heard 80’s New Wave music playing in the background I knew this place was for me. Owner Jeffrey Gardner (an extremely nice gentleman by the way) decided that after 15 years working in the corporate fashion world at Nordstroms and after years

March 29, 2016

Oh How Very Meri

  Right along the Snoqualmie River (about 30 miles outside of Seattle) there sit’s a 2 acre organic farm where Marigold and Mint grows flowers and edibles for their beautiful shop in the Melrose Market. Founded in 2008 by owner Katherine Anderson a trained Landscape Architect, Marigold and Mint is an organic farm, retail shop