Author Archives: Sue Romero

March is Dine Around Seattle month!

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Ready to eat out? Dine Around Seattle gives you a chance to try some of our area’s best restaurants for a great deal. 63 participating restaurants – including Peso’s, Flying Fish and The Georgian – offering 3-course dinners for $33 and 3-course lunches for $18 (tax and gratuity not included). Check out the list of participating restaurants right HERE. Dine ... Read More »

Help get Seattle on the Monopoly board! (vote)


You’d think that with Starbucks, Microsoft and the Seahawks, Seattle would already be on a version of Monopoly, yet we’re not! BUT Seattle can be – with your help! Monopoly makers Hasbro has teamed up with Buzzfeed to take a poll of which 20 cities deserve a spot on Monopoly’s new Here & Now game, which will be out this ... Read More »

Trending: What color is this dress? And… escaped llamas!


You never know what will spark a Twitter frenzy, but Thursday it seemed like the whole virtual world was paying attention to two things: a dress and two llamas. Story 1: A user on Tumblr posted a picture of a striped dress asking people if it was gold and white or blue and black, pretty much dividing people online into ... Read More »

Whaaat? The first edible…coffee cup!

illustration of a cup and saucer on a white background

KFC has invented something incredible and wonderful-sounding to launch Seattle’s Best Coffee in its stores in the UK: the first edible coffee cup called “Scoffee cups.” Yes, you can EAT them and they look delicious. Scoffee cups are made from biscuit, wrapped in sugar paper and lined with white chocolate. It keeps the coffee hot and as the white chocolate ... Read More »

This guy is selling snow online – and people are buying it!

Snow Shovel

Parts of the east coast are buried in about 6 FEET of snow, so one guy in Massachusetts decided to do something about it – SELL it! Yes, this is real. Kyle Waring started the website and will ship snow to people in warmer climates – a 16.9 ounce bottle of it for &19.99, or 6 pounds for $89, ... Read More »

Grammy winners and highlights!

LOS ANGELES, CA - JAN 31: Grammy statue at the 52nd Annual GRAMM

It was Sam Smith’s night! He took home 4 big awards: Record of the Year and Song of the Year for his huge hit “Stay With Me,” and Best New Artist and Best Pop Vocal Album for his album “In the Lonely Hour.” Beck won Album of the Year for “Morning Phase,” much to Kanye West’s dismay (see Weirdest Moments ... Read More »

Why you should write a letter to this kid in Puyallup

Letters In An Open Mailbox

I saw this story on KING 5 this morning and just had to share it. Bubby Everson has a long list of health issues: autism, cerebral palsy, scoliosis. All he wants for 9th his birthday on February 11 is mail. That’s it. Apparently he loves letters. He’s already got some from Hawaii, Michigan and Florida. How about some from Seattle, ... Read More »

Russell Wilson’s new website! (link)


Our beloved Seahawks QB Russell Wilson announced his new website on Twitter this week:   It’s already a big hit, because just SECONDS after he tweeted that, his new website crashed! But it’s now fixed and ready for you to check out! To follow Russell Wilson on Twitter, click right HERE. Go Hawks! Read More »

Get your face to the Super Bowl!


There’s still a way for you to get to the Super Bowl – your face, at least. PEMCO Insurance and AirSign Aerial Advertising are creating a 12,000 square-foot “12” banner that will fly over University of Phoenix stadium during the Super Bowl and they want YOUR face to be on it! They’re asking the 12’s to submit 24,000 pictures of ... Read More »

Even super heroes are betting on the Super Bowl


An epic battle is taking place on Twitter between two super heroes. Actor Chris Pratt, who plays Star-Lord in the movie “Guardians of the Galaxy” grew up in Lake Stevens and is a huge Seahawks fan (he was even at the NFC Championship game!). Actor Chris Evans, who plays Captain America in the movies and is from Boston, is backing ... Read More »