Practically in your backyard is Jefferson Park - enjoy the 15-acre community green area with a sprayground, sports fields & a field house, plus picnic tables, and room to get your furry friend out and about.
Go sweat it out and stretch your back at Expand Yoga. This modern and unfussy studio features unheated and hot yoga for burning extra calories and improving flexibility. They offer a variety of classes in the morning and evening, 7 days a week to suit anyone’s busy schedule. And if you need to zone out for a bit in your own space, the Northwest Float Center is next door. Relax, de-stress and relieve pain with flotation therapy.
Grab coffee close by and to-go! Valhalla Coffee is quaint and cozy and serves small-batch coffee that’s hand roasted everyday.
If you’ve got a busy day (or week!) ahead, but still want to make sure you’re eating a healthy dinner, stop by Crisp Greens! They have plenty of meal options for healthy living. Grab some soup and salad! Homemade soups like mushroom and meatball, chicken basil curry and arrabiata sausage. The salmon Niçoise is full of flavorful, roasted veggies and the BLTA salad won’t make you miss the bread. Or you can pick your favorite items and make your own salad, with grains if you prefer. They also carry a variety of healthy snack boxes too that will help you power through the day!
This home is also less than a mile from the University of Puget Sound campus (one of the best spots for fall foliage & a cool summer breeze). Every spring UPS hosts a flea market with the Women’ League – you can find around 70+ vendors selling antiques, repurposed items, vintage, jewelry, bath and body goods, home decor, crafts, artwork and food trucks! The $10 admission to get into the event, 100% of the proceeds goes towards student scholarships. They also regularly host concerts and art exhibits.