About Us

We are moms and dads. Singles and married couples. Parents and childless-by-choice. And all ages. We love trying new products and giving our honest opinions as well as sharing bits of our everyday lives. We range in age from 20s to 70s and have many children among us – ages 1  through 55.  While most of us live and work near Seattle, WA., we do have contributors from across the nation.

We specialize in the travel, food, crafts, home DIY, cars, technology and more.

Connie Ott - professional blogger at Baby to Boomer LifestyleSeattle Lifestyle Blogger – Connie Ott

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A mom and wife, Connie blogs about entertainment, going green, products, technology, DIY home remodeling, decor, plus size fashion, travel, parenting, and more. She’s a vegetarian and animal lover and lives in the Pacific Northwest near Seattle, WA. She also loves to dabble in sewing, painting, crochet, do-it-yourself home remodeling, style, photography,  and cooking.

Seattle DIY and Auto BloggerSeattle Garden, Home DIY & Automotive Blogger – Steve

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Steve is a Lieutenant for a county Fire Department with 30+ years in the fire service. He also owns and operates a small business as a finish carpenter, is a reluctant home DIY pro, and works as a wildland firefighter when needed. He’s a meat-loving, hunting,  fishing, and outdoor enthusiast married to a peace-loving vegetarian. Somehow they’ve made it work for 30+ years. He covers DIY home improvement, garage, cars, lawn and garden, tools, fire safety, and more.

Katie and Family - sqMom Blogger – Katie

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Katie is mother of two adorable children and currently stay-at-home mom and wife.

Lyndsey and familyMom Blogger –  Lyndsey Payzant Wells

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Lyndsey is a writer, blogger, PR consultant and mama of two little boys living in Redmond, WA. She worked in public relations and marketing for companies big and small before going freelance at the birth of her first son. Now she keeps busy working with a few PR clients, running a Seattle-based blogger meetup group, and regularly writing on her stationery blog, The Stationery Place.

Lyndsey was born and raised in southern California but has since lived in New York City, Los Angeles, Salt Lake City and Denver. She and her husband moved to Seattle in 2011, and are the proud parents of one precocious three-year-old and an adorable brand new baby boy — and they’re obsessed with researching the latest & greatest products to share with their kids.

Alex and La - Disney Honeymoon Cruise 2013Newlywed Bloggers – Alex and La

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Alex and La are  newlyweds living inside a State Park in WA State. They’re in their late-20’s and parents to a cat named Sam, a dog name Roo, and a new edition to the family named Ellie.

Alex reviews the things he’s passionate about – Disneymoviesmusicastronomy, and video games. La loves musicmoviesgames and more.  She’s also interested in make-upstylepop culture, and fitness.

Brian  &Mary Beth, Seattle Travel BloggersSeattle Travel Bloggers – Brian and Mary Beth

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Brian and Mary Beth both work for a major airline. They take advantage of the opportunity to travel it affords them, and they have traveled extensively in the last few years. In addition to traveling, the pair loves music, TV and movies, reading, gaming, theme parks, and caring for Lucy, the cat. They’ve camped in New Zealand for a month, traveled among the monks in Myanmar, and taken a safari in Africa. They’ve gone caving, zorbing, and bungee jumping around the world.

 Blog Contributors

John Cardona, Seattle Tech BloggerSeattle Tech Writer: John Cardona

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John’s a 30-something male working in technology and living in Redmond, WA.  He blogs about, computers, games, and other tech related items. If it’s fantasy or sci-fi related, chances are he’ll want to talk about it.  From board games, collectible card games (CCG’s), miniatures, to old school pen and paper RPG’s, if it’s out there he’s willing to try it and share it with his readers.

While tech writing is his first love, he’ll also share some personal stories and more.

Blogger Beeb AshcroftLifestyle Blogger: Beeb Ashcroft

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Beeb is a journalist living on the north Oregon coast. Born in England, she relocated to the Pacific Northwest in 1989 and currently resides in Seaside, Oregon with her fiancé Jai. A writer for 16 years, Beeb began creating content exclusively for the digital realm in 2008 and currently runs a number of blogs on topics like frugal living, cooking, weddings, and sweepstakes, as well as providing forums & resources for bloggers outside of the US.