March Madness Munchies!

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Whether you are in a March Madness bracket or not, here are some great nosh ideas for watching basketball, baseball, golf, or whatever suits your fancy!

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Does your zipcode fit your profile?

“Urban Chic”, “Dorms to Diplomas”, “Metro Renters”, “Boomburbs”. “Young and Restless”.  According to this site, your zipcode implies you have a certain personality type. Does your ‘hood fit your profile?

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Valentine’s Day on Thursday? Huh?

We’ve been so busy and distracted by all this crazy snow weather that many of us may have (almost) forgotten!  No worries, here are some affordable, easy, and last-minute ideas to make this Valentine’s Day successful!

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Cold outside? Warm inside!

And I don’t just mean Warm 106.9!  Can’t beat enjoying a bowl of hot soup enjoy on these cold snowy days.  If you’re canned soup supply ran out and it’s too hard to get to the grocery store, you may have items in your fridge to make some quick, easy and delicious homemade soup! Here are some recipes!

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How about adding this to your New Year’s Resolution list!

I always wondered why we stopped napping after kindergarten.  In many cultures, naps (or siestas) are a part of daily life.  After a big noon-time meal, you nap, then resume your day.  And it’s no surprise (to me anyway), that naps can improve your mental and physical health!  Bring back the afternoon nap I say!

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Free Metro rides on New Year’s Eve!

King Country Metro is helping people celebrate the New Year by providing free rides on all Metro systems, including the Seattle Streetcar. Plus several lines including Sound Transit Link will have extended hours into early New Year’s Day!  Click HERE to find out more!

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Happy “Boxing Day”!

No, this isn’t a day that celebrates the sport of boxing.  But it is a holiday celebrated in areas around the world, dating back centuries.  It’s especially common in Britain and its former commonwealth countries including Australia, Canada and New Zealand.  Learn more!

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