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Five Little Known Facts About “A Christmas Carol”

Carlo DeVito, author of “Inventing Scrooge” from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol.”

12/08/2014

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Designer Erin Gates On Styling Your Bookshelf

Get tips for organizing your bookshelf from Erin Gates, author of Elements of Style: Designing a Home & a Life from sister company Simon & Schuster.

11/05/2014

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How To Look Like A Local When Dining Abroad

The good folks at The Restaurant Choice cooked up these handsomely designed infographics to get you through your next international dining adventure.

04/18/2014

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Lunar New Year 2013 Events in Seattle

2013 marks the Year of the Snake on the Lunar calendar! Come out to one of these festive events – enjoy dances, to food extravaganzas, music and culture from Hmong, Japan and Vietnam!

01/03/2013

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Best Kwanzaa Celebrations In Puget Sound Region

Kwanzaa, a family celebration started in the 1960s, was created to introduce and reinforce seven basic values of African culture which contribute to building and reinforcing family, community and culture among African American people as well as Africans throughout the world African community. Here are some Kwanzaa celebrations and observances you can attend in the Puget Sound area.

12/10/2012

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Best Ways to Celebrate Native American History and Culture in Seattle

The greater Seattle area offers some of the best places to celebrate Native American Heritage Month this year.

11/12/2012

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Best of This Weekend in Seattle November 2 – 4

It’s November already! Time to think of holiday shopping, festivals and fun! Here’s what’s happening this weekend in Seattle.

10/30/2012

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ACT Theatre Brings Ramayana to Life with Audience Participation and Fun

Romance! Action! Suspense! Come along for the ride from now through Sunday, November 11, as ACT Theatre brings one of South and South East Asia’s greatest and most beloved epics to life.

10/25/2012

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Best of This Weekend in Seattle September 14 – 16

Boats Afloat! The Puyallup Fair! Edmonds Art Studio Tour! Fiestas Patrias! Snohomish Pumpkin Hurl and Medieval Faire! Quick, make plans to head to one (or all!) of these family friendly events this weekend!

09/11/2012

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Best Free Family Activities in Seattle September 8 – 9

Help the Seattle Center celebrate its 50th birthday, enjoy organic produce and gardening at the Urban Farm Festival, pick apples and squeeze your own cider, and learn more about Japanese Culture! There are some great free activities for you and your kids in Puget Sound this weekend!

09/07/2012

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