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One thing can make all the difference this December

Like so many in Seattle, and across America for that matter, my Christmas shopping starts a little earlier every year. Perhaps it’s to mentally get ahead of the power curve, or perhaps it’s simply all the Christmas decorations that pop … Continue reading

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A brief reminder of what it means to be neighborly

This week I was shown a wonderful reminder of what it means to be neighborly. I’ve mentioned before that two houses on my street recently sold and received new neighbors this summer. The most recent family moved in this past … Continue reading

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The Thaw is happening in Sammamish!

Happy Fourth of July!  A quick post today to celebrate some great things that are happening in my home town of Sammamish. We’ve got our thaw on and we are reaching out to our neighbors! Fifth-grader Cate baked some gluten-free … Continue reading

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Summer Thaw Tactic #1: Get those cookies ready ‘cause the moving van is heading our way!

This week marks the end of the school year and the beginning of summer.  I know this, not because of the date on the calendar, but because it’s raining.  After an often spectacular May, it always rains the first day … Continue reading

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