WEEKEND: Bite of Greece, STORM Basketball, Pet Expo and More!

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If you love the St. Demetrios Greek Festival in October, then this is a must!  You’ve got  Greek food, wine, and music at Bite of Greece at Greek Orthodox Church of the Assumption on Capitol Hill.  And admission is Free. Seattle STORM have games on both FRIDAY and SUNDAY at the KEY. (HERE). And the Seattle PET EXPO is happening …

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Last Minute Memorial Weekend Road-Trip Getaways! [list]

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If you’re looking for a road trip with options (like ferries vs. bridges and hotels vs. campgrounds), Hood Canal is the place to go. One of my favs and always a nice ferry ride (though the drive is nice too).   Handful of other roadtrips you can take (HERE). And if they aren’t already booked out, some of our favorite lodges …

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Best Summer Food Items To Buy (and Save $$$) at Costco

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We already know, we’re to get a good deal at Costco.  But really, which are the best?  Well according to the Seattlepi.com they are Maple Syrup, Condiments, Spices and Apple Sauce are among the few.  But what tops the list?  It’s a favorite for all, check it out (HERE).  Even more deals (HERE).

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Career Change? Jobs That Pay Over 100k in Seattle [list]

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Always wanted to make ‘6 figures’?  Well of course!  Don’t we all:)  Well according to Seattlepi.com, better skip retail, food service and most other jobs. The state Employment Security Department’s 2015 employment and wage estimates list 65 jobs that pay more than $100,000, and the largest share of people in those jobs are at least connected in some way to …

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Celebrity Birthday Roll Call! *May 19th* [list & horoscope]

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English pop artist who broke onto the dance scene as a featured artist on the 2012 single “Latch” by electronic duo Disclosure. At the 2014 American Music Awards, he was named Favorite Pop/Rock Male Artist and at the 2015 Grammy’s, he won Best New Artist and his single “Stay With Me” was named Song of the Year.  Happy Birthday Sam …

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“Wait, is that…?” Famous From Seattle [list]

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Chris Pratt, Hilary Swank and the original ‘Batman‘ all have ties to us. With the Seattle Independent Film Festival now underway, that person you see on the street who ‘looks’ like a celebrity or actor, just may be!  But even outside of SIFF you may spot some familiar faces. Check out the list of celebrities tied to Seattle/Washington (HERE).   …

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Celebrity Birthday Roll Call! *May 18th* [list & horoscope]

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Comedienne, actress, writer, and producer who became the first female head writer at Saturday Night Live and achieved phenomenal success as creator and lead actress on the hit NBC series 30 Rock.  Happy Birthday Tina Fay!  More celebs celebrating (HERE). Today’s Horoscope for Taurus “There is a person in your life who has been working on your last nerve and …

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#MtStHelens: Yup, She’s Trending on Her 36th Anniversary [video & photo gallery]

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On May 18, 1980, Mount St. Helens in Washington State erupted in the most explosive volcanic event in United States history. Fifty-seven people and countless animals died, a forest was leveled, and ash blanketed the region as far away as Minnesota. But is she done?  Check out this time-lapse National Geographic video and you make the call (HERE). Mount St. …

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Celebrity Birthday Roll Call! *May 17th* [list & horoscope]

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Dancer and choreographer who became a multi-time champion on Dancing With the Stars. He earned a world championship title in U-21 Latin American Dance competition. Happy Birthday Derek Hough!  Check out who else celebrates (HERE). Today’s Horoscope for Taurus “People aren’t listening very carefully today — there is a lot of distraction in the air, so be warned that what …

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Celebrity Birthday Roll Call! *May 16th* [list & horoscope]

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Pop singer who gained attention with her debut album Janet and who became one of the most successful pop artists in history, selling over 150 million records.  Happy Birthday Janet Jackson!  Check out who else celebrates a birthday (HERE). Today’s Horoscope for Taurus “Whatever advice you give today will have more importance for its recipient than you might think it …

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