Category Archives: Seattle

Are We Saying Goodbye To The Mariners Kids Club?

This is the first year in several that we are not going to sign up for the Mariners Kids Club. No, I’m not particularly happy about it. As long as I’ve had this blog we have been attending Mariners games … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Versus

I have mentioned before that I do spin classes. I have also mentioned before that I don’t particularly enjoy them. It’s not the instructor’s fault, or any problem with the studio. It really is my own disposition, along with the … Continue reading

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2018 Folklife Cultural Focus

Did you know the annual Folklife Festival has a “cultural focus” each year? In 2014 the focus was India, 2006 Arab communities, and 2004 the Horn of Africa. Each year apparently has a different focus be it regional or cultural, … Continue reading

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Getting Up And Going

I have mentioned before that I rather dislike exercising, but do it anyway because it needs to be done. I need to exercise for the usual reasons, better cardiovascular health, weight loss, etc. Fine, I do it, but don’t ask … Continue reading

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Folklife’s Seattle Children’s Festival Schedule Ready One Month Before Event

October 8 will see the annual Northwest Folklife Seattle Children’s Festival at the Seattle Center. This one day event is free to the public, but donations are suggested. On five different stages and two discovery zones attendees can enjoy storytelling, … Continue reading

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Bugs And Mammals At The Burke

Seattle’s Burke Museum always has some interesting events, and Sunday, November 12 will be no different. Combining the annual “Bug Blast” and “Meet The Mammals” events The Burke Museum will have a full day of slimy, cuddly fun. Hundreds of … Continue reading

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Celebrating Apples

The Olympic Penninsula Apple & Cider Festival is coming October 13-15 in and around Port Townsend on the Olympic Peninsula of Washington. This celebration will feature a variety of events from cider tastings, seminars and more. Tickets are now on … Continue reading

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Northwest Trek

Yes, this post is coming months after the fact, but I still want to get it posted, so here it is. Back in May the Cub Scouts took a trip to Northwest Trek. A couple of requirements for different levels … Continue reading

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Zinzanni Returns

A while ago it was announced Teatro Zinzanni lost their lease just north of the Seattle Center and would have to move. Now the company has announced it has not only found a new home (at least for now) but … Continue reading

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Family Forest Fest Expands

The Family Forest Festival is coming and this year it is expanding to three locations. What is the Family Forest Festival? That was the question I had when I first heard about it. Apparently it started last year in Oregon … Continue reading

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