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By TIMI GUSTAFSON, R.D.
Making resolutions at the turn of the year is a time-honored, albeit tiring, custom. It basically forces you to admit you were wrong to indulge in all these wonderful dinner parties and …

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Don’t let a ‘Turkey Bowl’ injury ruin your Thanksgiving
October 25, 2013 – | Comments Off
Don’t let a ‘Turkey Bowl’ injury ruin your Thanksgiving

By Josh Suman
As fall returns with its changing scenery, brisk Northwest weather and weekends on the gridiron, the urge to toss around the pigskin is never greater. …

Take flight: Spots to paraglide on the Eastside
August 15, 2013 – | Comments Off
Take flight: Spots to paraglide on the Eastside

BY CELINA KAREIVA
The principle behind paragliding is simple: You drop from a deathly height, suspended by an arc of fabric, using the physics of wind to carry you atop the clouds. The adrenaline-generating sport has …

Accessorizing secrets for a beautiful home
August 12, 2013 – | Comments Off
Accessorizing secrets for a beautiful home

Accessorizing is a beautiful thing; the right accessories can make your home exciting and inviting, and give you confidence and style. Yet accessorizing can be intimidating as well. With so many options in terms of …

Summer Camp @ Marymoor
August 5, 2013 – | Comments Off
Summer Camp @ Marymoor

BY KEEGAN PROSSER
This month, 107.7 The End will once again host its Summer Camp concert at Marymoor Park in Redmond. The annual day-long festival, which replaced the stations long-running End Fest in 2008, has fast …

Fun for the entire family: Timber! Outdoor Music Festival
July 16, 2013 – | Comments Off
Fun for the entire family:  Timber! Outdoor Music Festival

By Keegan Prosser
When Kevin Sur got involved in helping plan Doe Bay Festival on Orcas Island five years ago, making the event a family-friendly destination wasn’t at the heart of his mission. For him and …

Staycation getaway
July 9, 2013 – | Comments Off
Staycation getaway

By Keegan Prosser
Looking to get away for the weekend? Find out the best places to stay – that are only a few minutes (or hours) away!
Bull Hill Guest Ranch
3738 Bull Hill Road
Kettle Falls, WA …

Noshing in the sun
June 3, 2013 – | Comments Off
Noshing in the sun

BY LINDA BALL
It’s summertime and since everyone loves a picnic, outdoor dining is one way to enjoy one without packing up your basket. Several Eastside eateries offer outdoor seating, more than we have room for …

Eden on the Eastside
May 31, 2013 – | Comments Off
Eden on the Eastside

BY KEEGAN PROSSER
The weather’s getting warmer (we hope) and it’s time to go play outside.
You pack up the car – with blankets and an ice chest and lots of toys for fun in the sun. …

Road Trip
May 31, 2013 – | Comments Off
Road Trip

BY DON RIGGS
“Livin’ the Dream.” That’s a popular license plate frame at RV parks. A lot of people talk about retiring, hopping into a motorhome or trailer and going around the country. Our health was …

All eyes on the birds
May 2, 2013 – | Comments Off
All eyes on the birds

BY SETH TRUSCOTT
There they were, winging and diving above a secluded meadow at Lake Sammamish State Park — the first tree swallows of the season.
“It’s really nice to see the swallows,” says Andy McCormick, who’s …