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Let's Play Kickball!

Supported By StickerYou.com I read somewhere that the key to happiness is to do something that puts you in touch with your 10-year-old self at least once a week. Riding a bike or swinging on a swing can make you feel like a kid again. And so can playing a game of kickball. Today is National...
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Safety Pin

Happy International Safety Pin Day

Supported by stickeryou.com StickerYou.com Today is International Safety Pin Day. It got me wondering why would we even have a Safety Pin Day, so I looked into it. As it turns out, we've been using safety pins for thousands of years. Sometime in the 14th or 13th century BC, the Mycenaeans in...
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Motocross

From a tea party to motocross -- there's weekend fun for you around the Sound

Powered By StickerYou StickerYou.com You can't say we don't have variety when it comes to weekend things to do. Dive in, check out the list, and have a great weekend! StickerYou.com Seattle Lacrosse Club Sunday, 1:15pm. Against Riot at Lower Woodland #7 (Greenlake.) University of Washington...
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retractable leashes

Retractable Dog Leashes: The Great Debate

StickerYou.com A recent study which shows the rise in dog walking-related injuries sustained by older Americans has brought an old debate back into the light; Are retractable leashes a good or a bad thing? The answer, of course, is both. While retractable leashes are good for walking your dog in...
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Guy dressed like a leprechaun

Here's your guide to St. Patrick's Day weekend fun around the Sound

It's always good when St. Patrick's Day falls on a weekend, and when the weather's more like spring than like winter -- and this weekend, the stars align for a great St. Pat's celebration. My only issue: I truly have NO green clothes. I don't even think I have green socks, and I do have a lot of...
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Cocktails

Cocktails, hockey, kids, dogs: Weekend fun around the Sound

Daylight Saving Time starts early Sunday morning (or sometime later on Sunday if you're lazy or confused!) which gives us more time for outdoor fun at the end of the day. Here's what's happening around the Sound all weekend long. Have fun! Cocktail District Saturday, noon and 6pm. The highlight of...
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Alexa

Interviewing for a job? Alexa can help

Some things about job interviews will never change; the nervous wait at reception, the "tell me about yourself" question, etc. But the process has changed over the past 20 years. For example, it's never been easier to do your homework about your potential employer. There are also more ways to...
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Karaoke Dog

Karaoke Because...Why Not?

Supported By StickerYou StickerYou.com I'll never forget the first time I was exposed to Karaoke. It was the early 80's and my mom had accepted a teaching job in Okinawa, Japan. We'd only been there a week or so when we dipped into a restaurant where terrible music and wonderful laughter was coming...
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Glazed donuts

Winning donuts for your workplace is fun for you, and for us too!

Supported By StickerYou StickerYou.com We had this idea last fall -- let's send a couple of dozen Krispy Kreme donuts every weekday to Sound listeners in workplaces from Tacoma to Everett, from Poulsbo to Carnation. Who doesn't like donuts, right? And then we had an even better idea -- once a week...
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Icy walk

Get ready! How to safely de-ice your driveway or your sidewalk

It's not usually something we need to think about around here, but all of a sudden we're dealing with snow like we're living in Minnesota. Usually, when we get one of our rare snowfalls, it melts the next day, so you don't have to worry about clearing your driveway or shoveling your walk. But this...
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