Sean Michaels

Help kids by donating to “kickstarter for teachers” (link)

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We all know that school budgets have been cut to their maximums, then squeezed some more. That’s why a new website is being called the “kickstarter for teachers.” It’s become popular with teachers around the country – and more than one million supporters! With a quick zip code search, I found several schools in Seattle, Tacoma and Everett alone ... Read More »

Wet Nose Wednesday: Mr. Fox, Lila and Coco


It’s Wet Nose Wednesday and we have three wonderful dogs for your viewing pleasure! Mr. Fox is a sweet and gentle older fellow who enjoys relaxing and yummy treats! He can be a little shy in new situations, and may do best in a home with teens/adults only who can understand his sensitive nature. If you are looking for an easy going ... Read More »

Aerosmith Lead Singer Steven Tyler Is Going Country.


His career has spanned over 5 decades as one of the biggest rock stars in one of the biggest bands of all time. Steven Tyler from Aerosmith has just signed with Big Machine Records to make a country album!   image via used under creative commons) Read More »

Walla Walla Fun, Tastings & The Marcus Whitman Hotel [photo gallery]


When is the last time you visited Walla Walla? It’s just full of fun! Sunshine, golf, food, tasting rooms for days and of course the beautifully restored Marcus Whitman Hotel! That’s my favorite stay as the service and staff are top-notch friendly and helpful. And there’s at least a half-dozen tasting rooms at the Marcus Whitman alone:) And the food! ... Read More »

Seattle Voted Number ONE For Happiest…Hours!


When it comes to finding a happy hour after a long hard day at work…we happen to live in the RIGHT (or dare I say) HAPPIEST place! Seattle was recently voted best city in the United States for happy hours. Check out 100 of the best happy hours in Seattle. The Best Happy Hours IN AND AROUND Seattle.   Read More »

Are We Done Yet? (Link)

We aren’t even half way through spring break and some of us are tearing out our hair looking for ways to entertain our bored kids.  There’s an app for that! Read More »

Seattle’s Safeco Field: Come for the baseball, stay for the food


Sure, hot dogs and peanuts and Cracker Jacks are fine, but these days the palates of baseball fans are way more sophisticated than they used to be. And Safeco Field is way out in front when it comes to providing more eclectic cuisine than pretty much any other ballpark in the country, especially this season now that Seattle uber-restaurateur Ethan ... Read More »

Hunger Games Theme Park Coming Next Year.


Katniss, Peeta, and Gale are leaving District 12 and headed to… Dubai, as Lionsgate has officially announced it will be partnering with Dubai Parks and Resorts to bring The Hunger Games to life via a theme park opening in October 2016. Read More »