Mark Christopher

Whats The Red Painted Street? (info)

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Now that many of us are knowing that a green painted street in Seattle is something to do with bicycles. Whats the new Red Painted Street in Seattle?  These are Hot Bus Zones.  Be cautious on a wet day as these surfaces become very slick we are told.  For those who keep track of money spent,  these Red Zones cost ... Read More »

Mushrooms Are Gynormous!

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Mark Christopher found these in his yard. One of them measure 11 inches across the top.  Thats a standard Seattle Utility Pole behind them to give you an idea of the size of these shrooms. Mushrooms are also called toadstools.  Mushrooms are a fungus, and unlike plants, mushrooms do not require sunlight to make energy for themselves.  The mushroom is ... Read More »

Warren Miller is ready for Ski Film 65! (trailer)

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“No Turning Back” brings another great excuse for a new Ski/Snowboard film from Warren Miller!  Local skiers Tyler Ceccanti and Ingrid Backstrom (Crystal Mt. skiers/boarders) are back with new assignments (Mountains) to explore.  Watch for me all around the Sound October through November with movie passes to giveaway. Here is a tease of the fun-Mark Christopher Read More »

Ohio Marching Band (gotta see video)

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For any of us who were ever in Marching Band.  To play the music and to march, but to be able to make shapes and move on a field?  Each year the Ohio State Marching band is one of the best.  Saturday they decided to try a Rock Theme and tribute the icons as well.  Watch!  Mark Christopher Read More »

“R Day” Is Next Week in Seattle

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Next week, Oct 24, 2014…It’s Seattles’s first “R Day”! A campaign has worked to celebrate the return of everyone’s favorite “R”, as in Rainier Beer. It was a year ago that we finally saw the return of the red “R” back on the former brewery along I-5. A Jubilee Jaunt (parade) is planned through many areas of Seattle complete with ... Read More »

Pairing Wines With Halloween Candy (MC Guide)

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A Snickers, Twix or a Mounds  candy bar… and for a wine to go with it?  With some 700 wineries now statewide and the fun of pairing wines with our favorite foods. Why not Halloween candy.  Here you go.  -Mark Christopher Read More »

“THRILLER” Parody for all Moms! (Video)

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It’s a “THRILLER” parody called “TODDLER”.  This will take away the nightmares of late night bed sheet change, babies crying at 2am and being out of diapers during rush hour.  Enjoy these Moms for you Mom.  It will make your day! Hit it below – Mark Christopher Thriller Parody for all Moms   Read More »

Never Too Early To Tune Up (Winter Observations for Ski 2014)

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Mark Christopher has seen that if he tunes his ski’s before Halloween? It will almost guarantee a ski season before Thanksgiving. He is talking more than Mt Baker too! He also notes that within  24 hours of this picture taken  he heard of 2 inches fell on top of Crystal Mountain and around Stevens Pass  already! Here is the official ... Read More »

Alaska Air Scavenger Hunt NOW!!!! Today!! (details)

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Alaska Air is so  excited about ordering some new aircraft from BOEING. Today (as of 6am Friday) they are giving you a chance to maybe fly one of these jets (actually a simulator) and maybe win a pair of tickets to fly anywhere in North America. You will need your Cell Phone and play via Instagram or Twitter.  Here is ... Read More »

Rice, Pasta or Grains Recipes? Cook On TV With MC

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The fun I have as host of KCTS 9 COOKS  is such a blast.  Who else on television gives you the spotlight to share a recipe than Public Television (PBS) .  We are setting up for our next show and need your Home Cook recipe for Rice, Pasta or Grains.  Sorry to rush you but the deadline to submit them ... Read More »