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To Buy Or NOT To Buy On Black Friday.

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Typically, “Black Friday” is THE day to grab the best deals and to make most of your significant purchases but not so fast…there are some things you may be better off holding back on for a while. Some of these may surprise you! 5 Things to buy and not to buy on Black Friday. Read More »

We need more foster families! (info)

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Social workers in the state say there’s a desperate need for foster homes, according to a recent report on KING 5. The Department of Social and Health Services says there are 8,000 kids in crisis throughout the state – but only 5,000 foster homes to help them. Social workers say they don’t turn kids away but end up having to ... Read More »

Crack The Codes Of Favorite Stores (Revealed)

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How many times at a car lot you look for a posted sale price and all that you find is a Bar Code sticker. We see this as well among so many favorite products in stores. Now comes the findings of many Shopping Bloggers who have cracked the inside information of ‘Bar Codes” and how it also indicates how much ... Read More »

Here’s A List Of Stores That Refuse To Open On Thanksgiving!

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Seems like the past few years, the trend of stores opening on Thanksgiving is sadly (in my opinion) growing more popular. HOWEVER…there are still some places that refuse to open their doors for the Thanksgiving holiday and prefer to just let their customers and most importantly, their employees spend Turkey Day with their families. 43 stores that will NOT be ... Read More »

Best Traffic & Travel Apps

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Don’t need me to tell you traffic blows in the NW, and with the Holidays…oh boy:) Just read that some 46.3 million will hit the road this Thanksgiving alone.  So take a deep breath, pack your patience this holiday season and take a look at some of these helpful travel apps suggested by appadvice.com  - Shellie Hart Links may send ... Read More »

Washington States “Signature Thanksgiving Dish”

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As host of KCTS9 Cooks, this was a surprise to me.  If there was a “Signature Dish Of Thanksgiving”, of Washington State?,  I would be thinking Alderwood Cooked Salmon. Mac and Cheese with Dungi Crab, or maybe a Tom Douglas Coconut Creme Pie?  The New York Times says that for the “United States Of Thanksgiving” that the official dish for ... Read More »

Marshawn Lynch’s Good Deed, He Returned A Lost Wallet To The Man’s House.

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I LOVE Marshawn Lynch…he is my favorite Seahawk and has been one of my personal favorites to watch play ever since his college days at Cal. Yesterday, he and some of his teammates made an appearance to help lift spirits for the students and staff at Marysville-Pilchuck High School and on his way there, performed the good deed. Read More »

Shortbread Pilgrim Hats!

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Ok, may not be the healthiest thing on the menu…but fun!  And the kids will love you for it, even the big ones:) Turn those striped shortbread cookies into Pilgrim Hats!  Thanks Taste of Home for the idea!   Pretty clever eh?  More (HERE) Read More »