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Sept. 17, 2012

An Afternoon of Dining and Shopping in Lakewood's Koreatown on South Tacoma Way

Korean Tofu Soup, Bibimbap, and side dishes

Dining and Shopping at Lakewood's Koreatown

My wife and I enjoyed a recent afternoon at what has become known as Lakewood's Koreatown (officially: the International Business District).  Koreatown is a collection of 200+ business along South Tacoma Way between approximately 84th and 96th Streets.  Two grocery stores, Pal-Do ...

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Sept. 15, 2012

Chihuly's Garden and Glass

  Chihuly's Garden and Glass-A magnificent way to spend an evening!

One of the most interesting places to go in Seattle is the Chihuly Garden and Glass at the Seattle Center.  The glass artwork that is contained in several rooms and and outside garden is amazing.   The ...

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Sept. 9, 2012

Wilde Rover, Kirkland's Irish Pub

One of my all time local favorites is The Wilde Rover Irish Pub Restaurant.  This popular Kirkland pub borrows part of its name from the well known Irishman, Oscar Wilde.  By their own admission devoted to "good food, drink, conversation, entertainment and friends" the atmosphere of this local ...

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Sept. 8, 2012

Today Seattle Center, Tomorrow Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival

 

Not only is there a huge Celebration of the Next 50 down at Seattle Center today, the Lighthouse Festival in Mukilteo through tomorrow, but the salmon are returning so we have to make it down to Ballard Locks and watch them climbing the water ladders, looks like that will ...

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Sept. 1, 2012

What Time Does the Sun Set Today in Seattle?

Ballard, Beach, Golden Gardens Sunset in Seattle

by Edy Kizaki, Seattle Realtor and Branch Manager of our eXp Lake Union Office, 206-249-2914, edy@seattlecentric.com... never too busy for your questions and concerns!  We're here for you.

Since we were packing a picnic to go down to Golden Gardens Beach State Park in Ballard and ...

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Aug. 29, 2012

Seattle Homes for Sale in Mt. Baker

by Edy Kizaki, Seattle Realtor and Branch Manager of our eXp Lake Union Office, 206-249-2914, edy@seattlecentric.com... never too busy for your questions and concerns!  We're here for you.

Mt. Baker is one of Seattle's beloved neighborhoods, and there are several reasons why.  One is ...

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Aug. 27, 2012

The Little Free Library Movement

Little Free Library

The first Little Free Library has come to Bellevue (see map).  If you hurry, you can grab the copy of Sense and Sensibility I left there.  The Little Free Library movement seeks to:

  • Promote literacy and the love of reading
  • Build a sense of community
  • Build more ...
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Aug. 10, 2012

Another Sunny Day! Get Out to the Olympic Sculpture Park

Edy Kizaki 206-249-2914 edy@seattlecentric.com

Branch Manager, Lake Union Office, eXp Realty

Want to do something fun and Seattle-based today?  There is an event at the Olympic Sculpture Park, one of the ongoing days of fun and sun planned through August 30 for Summer at Olympic Sculpture Park ...

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May 23, 2012

What Sold in Wallingford Last Month?

Wallingford Bungalow 

In the last 30 days, 17 single-family properties sold in Wallingford, from a 518 square foot condo which sold for $6,000 over the listing price, to a houseboat that sold for asking price at $255,000, all the way to a 3,100 square foot 1919 Craftsman that ...

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May 13, 2012

Wallingford Tour of Kathleen's P Patch

While exploring the Good Shepard P Patch in Wallingford, I met Kathleen, a Wallingford local, who had just gotten her P Patch after being on the waiting list for 6 years.  She was kind enough to give me a quick tour and explain how it works.

 

 

 

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