ARC Review: The States

ARC Review: The States

Image from Amazon.com I think The States by Norah Woodsey is a good idea: a very light sci-fi approach to Jane Austen’s Persuasion featuring lucid dreaming, Ireland, and a filthy rich Manhattan family. Great. (I mean, I could do without the New York City or rich people bits, but for this they work as the …

Team RED Gets Things DONE

Team RED Gets Things DONE

The transition from living on your own to needing skilled medical care can happen practically overnight. After suffering a fall and recovering from COVID-19, Sara Fasoli’sparents were in just such a position. They had lived in their family home in the Issaquah area since 1972 when they purchased it for just $14,000. Fast forward 52 …

2024 Summer Fun Camps

2024 Summer Fun Camps

Cascade Christian Schools offer THRIVE Summer Adventure Day Camps. The mission is to provide a safe, enriching, excellent summer program in a loving Christian environment where campers can thrive—discovering, exploring, and learning about themselves, others, and the world created for them to enjoy.cascadechristian.org City of Olympia has programs for half-day, full-day, or overnight camps, with …

2024 Summer Camps

2024 Summer Camps

Cascade Christian Schools offer THRIVE Summer Adventure Day Camps. The mission is to provide a safe, enriching, excellent summer program in a loving Christian environment where campers can thrive—discovering, exploring, and learning about themselves, others, and the world created for them to enjoy.cascadechristian.org City of Olympia has programs for half-day, full-day, or overnight camps, with …

Top Outdoor Design Trends for Summer

Top Outdoor Design Trends for Summer

This summer we are finding great outdoor trends as homeowners are turning their outdoor areas, porches, and patios into luxurious staycation destinations. Features like outdoor fireplaces and fire pits, outdoor kitchens, swimming pools, greenhouses, and raised-bed gardening areas will continue to be especially popularthis year. The current popularity of modern coastal and organic modern interior …

Summer Festival Fun in the Sun

Summer Festival Fun in the Sun

Meeker Days – June 14-16Since 1939, Meeker Days has been held in Puyallup to celebrate the community. Featuring an art battle, concerts and entertainment, food booths and various vendors, Meeker Days is located throughout downtown Puyallup with Pioneer Park serving as its hub of activity.puyallupmainstreet.com/signature-events/meeker-days Tacoma’s Summer Blast – July 4Tacoma’s 4th of July Summer …

Expansive [re]Frame: Haub Family Collections

Expansive [re]Frame: Haub Family Collections

What is the art that represents the American West? The answer is more expansive than you might imagine. Tacoma Art Museum opened the [re]Frame: Haub Family Collection of Western American Art exhibit in May. This is a major reinstallation of the Haub Family Galleries. The [re]Frame project meaningfully expands on the stories and perspectives about …