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Entertainment The Seattle Asian Art Museum Reflects the Unique Seattle Character

The Seattle Asian Art Museum Reflects the Unique Seattle Character

The Seattle Asian Art Museum is located inside Volunteer Park in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle; it is one of the three museums that comprise the Seattle Art Museum system that has its main collection downtown Seattle. The Seattle […]

Gardening How To Make Japanese Skimmia Thrive In Your Shade Garden

How To Make Japanese Skimmia Thrive In Your Shade Garden

Skimmia japonica, or more commonly called Japanese skimmia, is prized because it can be grown in shady locations; produces gorgeous evergreen leaves, has mildly fragrant white flowers in spring, and bears beautiful red fruits on female plants in the fall. […]

Health & Fitness Losing Weight and Getting Healthier

Losing Weight and Getting Healthier

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Videos Can You Imagine Yourself Through Someone Else’s Eyes

Can You Imagine Yourself Through Someone Else’s Eyes

It is rare to really see ourselves through someone else’s eyes. James Wallace uses the creativity of his music and video to take us there. This is such a touching and amazing demonstration of creativity. Additional Information About the Artist […]

Transportation Reduced Bus Fares

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Save Energy Share Your Creativity…

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Frugal Living Do you want to learn photography, volunteer, go for a hike?  Meetup may be the answer.

Do you want to learn photography, volunteer, go for a hike? Meetup may be the answer.

Have you spent the last year wanting to go to the opera, sitting through the foreign film societies complete series this coming spring, learning photography, hiking in the parks and wooded area of your city, but felt uncomfortable doing it […]

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The Seattle Asian Art Museum Reflects the Unique Seattle Character
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The Seattle Asian Art Museum Reflects the Unique Seattle Character

The Seattle Asian Art Museum is located inside Volunteer Park in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle; it is one of the three museums that comprise the Seattle Art Museum system that has its main collection downtown Seattle. The Seattle […]

Can You Imagine Yourself Through Someone Else’s Eyes
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Can You Imagine Yourself Through Someone Else’s Eyes

It is rare to really see ourselves through someone else’s eyes. James Wallace uses the creativity of his music and video to take us there. This is such a touching and amazing demonstration of creativity. Additional Information About the Artist […]

How To Make Japanese Skimmia Thrive In Your Shade Garden
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How To Make Japanese Skimmia Thrive In Your Shade Garden

Skimmia japonica, or more commonly called Japanese skimmia, is prized because it can be grown in shady locations; produces gorgeous evergreen leaves, has mildly fragrant white flowers in spring, and bears beautiful red fruits on female plants in the fall. […]

Snoqualmie Falls…A Seattle Must See
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Snoqualmie Falls…A Seattle Must See

Snoqualmie Falls is truly one of Washington State’s most popular scenic attractions. More than 1.5 million visitors make the short commute from Seattle to the falls every year. This is a two-acre park that includes the observation deck, observations points, […]

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How to Grow Toadshade

You will hear Trillium sessile referred to as toadshade, red trillium, red wake-robin, sessile trillium, and sessile wake-robin; I will refer to it as just toadshade. This easy to grow trillium emerges in early spring from the soil with leaves […]

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Baby Giraffe Is Born At the Memphis Zoo

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Barren Strawberry: A Great ground cover choice for your shade garden
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Barren Strawberry: A Great ground cover choice for your shade garden

Waldsteinia ternate, barren strawberry, or sometimes you will hear it called dry strawberry forms a dense mat of shiny leaves that somewhat resemble those of a strawberry. This is an excellent low-maintenance groundcover, studded by little yellow flowers in the […]

Gabby Giffords and Mark Kelly…TEDTalk March 2014
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Gabby Giffords and Mark Kelly…TEDTalk March 2014

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Hosta ‘Red October’

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Malala & Hope

People are capable of such amazing grace and such unspeakable atrocities…Few people at any age are more capable of embracing our better nature than Malala; her story is the very embodiment of our collective hope. Addresses By Malala WOW 2014 […]