Author Archives: Mark Christopher

The Company Christmas Party (Do’s and Dont’s)


The comeback has begun of  what can be the “At Work” highlight of the year.   Companies everywhere are adding final touches to their Holiday Parties, but are employers really giving employees what they want?   Results of this fresh survey shows the following-Mark C Don’ts: - Long Speeches by the Boss: Leave the work talk in the office; a party should ... Read More »

What BROWN Has Done For A Little Boys Dream (video)


4-year-old Carson developed a friendship with his UPS driver, Mr. Ernie, when he began receiving shipments of special milk. Carson has become fascinated by all things UPS. Little Carson has a dream of being a driver one day. What can BROWN do for this little boy? Watch and you will need a tissue!  Mark C.   Read More »

50 Years Of Rudolph And First Bigfoot (fun facts)

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Tonight’s airing on CBS of “Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer” marks the 50th Anniversary of this longtime favorite.  For many here in the State of Washington this was the first sighting of Bigfoot if you think about it. The year was 1964 when the Abominable Snowman (The Bumble) appears in the story and threatens our friends with his teeth and appetite, ... Read More »

Christmas Shopping Simulator (Free Game)


The free-to-play game lets you dash through the chaos of holiday shopping, kicking and knocking fellow civilians, decorative trees, inflatable Santa, clothing racks and generally anything that isn’t bolstered to the ground. Wow, what a great way to prep your day of shopping before you leave the house!-Mark C. Read More »

WARM 1069 Holiday Lights Photo Contest (your competition)


What a great way  family share time by setting up some lights at your house and then grab a picture.  Send the picture to us here on the website and you might win $500.  It’s not how many lights you use but what fun ways you decorate.  Have a look at some of these displays from all over the country.  ... Read More »

More Boats Says Seafair For Sundays “Special Cruise” (info)


Mark Christopher “Claus”  spoke with Jill at Seafair just this morning about this Sundays tradition, The “Seafair Special Holiday Cruise”.  Because of some boat changes this past Summer and schedules there is still need for some boats to handle the large group of “special guests” who would like to be part of this Holiday Season Boat Flotilla  (As many as ... Read More »

Karen Carpenter Drum Solo (gotta see video)

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Every Christmas The Carpenters are still a Top 5 Christmas Music choice for many.  Many still laugh when I share that Karen was the reason I learned to play the drums long ago.  Can this girl solo?  Yes!  have a look here at a TV special that most of us missed.-Mark Christopher   Read More »

#1 Toy That Conquers Boredom (Guess?)


Would you believe the one toy that still conquers boredom in a child (adults too) is Silly Putty.  This was a toy that was sent into space long ago to help astronauts conquer boredom.  I also used it to quiet my drums and to copy a fun comic picture  from a comic book.  Here, just look at all the fun!-Mark ... Read More »

1000 Wisemen, Sheep Herders, Camels, set “Living Nativity” Record


A total of 1000 angels, wise-men, sheep herders, camels, sheep and cows all attended a LIVING Nativity event in Provo Utah this week. A new World Record was established for most participants for what is a popular tradition at Christmas festivals all across the U.S. -Click below for Pictures-Mark C 1000 Nativity Read More »

The Grinch Arrives To Find Christmas In Seattle (interview)


He was sighted during the morning commute today near Lake Union in Seattle and many felt he was a Grinch in his skills, because he is. Stefan Karl was making the Media rounds in full costume as he prepares for a fun tale at The Paramount Theater this week.  he talks with Mark about the focus of this story and ... Read More »