Bellevue Beat | Yekta gets pampered at Aryana Salon

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Aryana Salon, located in the lobby of Metro Park Condos is a newly opened hair salon in Bellevue.

So I decided to take advantage of the Mother’s Day special at Aryana Salon, that was listed on Bellevue-dot-com’s website. Although it may be a challenge to find the salon, the incentive is lots of parking! The salon itself is located on the first floor, aka the lobby. You can’t miss it.

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Valentine’s Day Ideas

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As Valentine’s Day approaches there are some great options to chose from right here in Bellevue, like a romantic dinner, movies, and scrumptious desserts. Start practicing the poetry for the greeting cards and don’t forget to spell check!

Flowers are a must; chocolates for love and of course a meal to make it bright!

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Winter Warmth; Soups in Bellevue

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Winter Warmth soup for the soul

We’ve all got a lot going on this winter and the cold weather doesn’t make it any better, so why not warm the belly and the soul in one stop? Soup is always the answer. It’s warm, tasty and it puts a smile on your face bigger than the presents you received on Christmas.

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Hidden gems of Bellevue: local coffee shops

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Coffee, the way to anyone’s heart!

Café Cesura is a place where you can relax and enjoy their coffee, surf on your laptop or meeting a friend. Walking into the café you can’t help but to feel like you’re sitting in a loft, in New York City. The art matches the café perfectly; the furniture can only be described as less meets more.

Vovito carries organic products and milks as well as RBST free gelato and sorbetto that are made fresh in-house. There’s also hemp, soy and almond milk, sugar-free syrups, and fresh squeezed orange juice all day.

The best part of T’latte are their macaroons; an amazing delight to have a treat with your drink, sitting in the comfortable chairs enjoying your book or writing a letter to your significant other.

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2nd Annual Bellevue Food Truck Snackdown

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In the summer of 2014 I interviewed and showcased an annual event that goes on at Crossroads Shopping Center. This event is called The Food truck Snackdown where a bunch of food trucks show up in the parking lot of Crossroads Shopping Center and sell their homemade food.

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