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Entertainment Emerald City Comicon

Emerald City Comicon

Emerald City Comicon is truly the premier comic book and pop culture convention in the Pacific Northwest. It is participatory theater at its very best; an opportunity to see some of the legends of pop culture up close and personal. […]

Gardening Purple-Leaf Grape Vine

Purple-Leaf Grape Vine

Vitis vinifera ‘Purpurea’, or purple-leaf grape vine shines as a garden plant from late spring until mid-autumn, making it one of the most valuable climbers for a small or medium-sized garden. The young foliage soon starts to take on a […]

Health & Fitness Smarter Snacks

Smarter Snacks

Choose smarter snacks. Many foods that claim to be a great nutrition value aren’t. A good example is when bran muffins and cereal bars are packed with unhealthy fats and added sugar. Fat-free foods can contain lots of added salt […]

Videos Eden Grace – Don’t Give Up

Eden Grace – Don’t Give Up

I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.”

Transportation Waze

Waze

Waze is a community based mapping, traffic & navigation app for your iPhone, or Android phone that is receiving traffic data from 50 million members. The goal of this app that is now using Goolgle Maps is to outsmart traffic, […]

Green Living Mold in My Home

Mold in My Home

Mold is a moisture problem and it can happen anywhere in your home. You have to clean up the mold and solve the moisture problem. If you don’t do this it will come back. Since mold is strictly related to […]

Shopping Shopping Tips: Estate Sales

Shopping Tips: Estate Sales

Typically estates sales run 3 days: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The savings at an estate sale are usually 30 to 50% on the first two days and on the third day the company running the sale will sell items at […]

Frugal Living Thrift Stores

Thrift Stores

The value of shopping at thrift stores is to be able to purchase gently used, quality products at 30 to 70% off list. I buy furniture that I can re-purpose or use for art projects, items that can be used […]

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Eden Grace – Don’t Give Up
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Eden Grace – Don’t Give Up

I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.”

Purple-Leaf Grape Vine
Gardening

Purple-Leaf Grape Vine

Vitis vinifera ‘Purpurea’, or purple-leaf grape vine shines as a garden plant from late spring until mid-autumn, making it one of the most valuable climbers for a small or medium-sized garden. The young foliage soon starts to take on a […]

Pacific Wax Myrtle
Gardening

Pacific Wax Myrtle

Morella californica (previously Myrica californica) is more commonly called California wax myrtle, California bayberry, or pacific wax myrtle. This broadleaf evergreen is an easy-to-grow medium-sized shrub (reaches a height of 30 feet and a width of 20 feet at maturity) […]

Smarter Snacks
Health & Fitness

Smarter Snacks

Choose smarter snacks. Many foods that claim to be a great nutrition value aren’t. A good example is when bran muffins and cereal bars are packed with unhealthy fats and added sugar. Fat-free foods can contain lots of added salt […]

Viticella Clematis
Gardening

Viticella Clematis

Clematis ‘Etoile Violette’ or more commonly called viticella clematis produces gorgeous deep royal purple flowers in profusion in midsummer on this medium sized vine. Each flower is about 3 inches across and can cover the vine in full flower. After […]

Weeping Blue Cedar
Gardening

Weeping Blue Cedar

Cedrus atlantica ‘Glauca Pendula’ or weeping blue cedar is one of my all-time favorite evergreens; it is truly a unique plant, it is uniquely eye catching. Its branches feature a flowing effect, sometimes described as cascading like water over a […]

Golden Elaeagnus
Gardening

Golden Elaeagnus

Elaeagnus pungens ‘Maculata’ or more commonly referred to as golden elaeagnus is a bushy evergreen shrub, often spiny, with elliptic, dark glossy green leaves with golden-yellow variegation, and small fragrant white tubular flowers borne during September to Octobers in clusters […]

Spray Paint Art
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Spray Paint Art

Spray paint art is traditionally done on poster board, but can be done on any non-porous material, such as wood, metal, glass, ceramic or plastic. It differs from graffiti art in that the name is the central theme in graffiti […]

Dove Tree
Gardening

Dove Tree

Davidia involucrate ‘Somona’ is more commonly referred to as the dove tree or handkerchief and is grown for its truly impressive flowers. This is a deciduous tree that typically reaches a height of 20 to 40 feet with a broad […]

Wall Relief Using Drywall and Drywall Mud
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Wall Relief Using Drywall and Drywall Mud

Drywall mud, or drywall joint compound, is a wonderful medium for the home sculptor to create relief figures on the walls of bathrooms, hallways, living rooms, bedrooms and other areas where you want to add visual interest. With a little […]