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Women's-History-Month-March

March is Women’s History Month

The purpose is to remember and celebrate the contributions to society of both notable and ordinary women. The hope is that the day will soon come when women are written back into the history books and it’s…

Wire Fraud Epidemic January

Wire Fraud is an Epidemic

According to data from the FBI, in 2016, $19 million in home closing funds were reported lost to wire fraud. In just the first nine months of 2017, nearly $1 billion in funds were diverted from real…

Clean Out The Clutter - August

Clean Out the Clutter

Before your vacation or prior to back-to-school preparations, end of summer is ideal for purging before fall. Check this list before heading to the transfer station: (CHARITIES) CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL BARGAIN BOUTIQUE | seattlechildrens.org New or gently used…

To-Do List for Outdoor Entertaining

To-Do List for Outdoor Entertaining

Here’s a handy checklist to help you prepare for fabulous outdoor entertaining this summer! GRILL | BBQ: Fill propane tank, stock up on charcoal. Light grill and give it a long burn period. Then clean thoroughly. (Alternatives…

Outdoor Living Trends (July)

Outdoor Living Trends for 2017

Here are a few trends that will help you get your outdoor spaces ready for summer whether you’re planning serious entertaining or just “chat and chill” time: Blending of indoor and outdoor spaces: Shared furniture styles, color…

Green Home Home Improvement

Green Home Improvement Ideas

Earth-friendly home features can add to a home’s value and livability, while also making it more attractive to buyers looking for “green” features. Here are a few ways to “go green” on your next project: PLUMBING FIXTURES:…

Eating Local

Eating Local

Eating food that is grown locally helps the local economy and also the environment, as it has traveled only a short distance to get to your table. Below you’ll find where you can buy local produce, as…

Celebrating Earth Day

Celebrating Earth Day

Earth Day is April 22 The founder of Earth Day, U.S. Sen. Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin, first proposed a national environmental teach-in day to a conservation group in Seattle in September of 1969.  Denis Hayes was the…

April Important Dates

April Important Dates

Saturday, April 1 Skagit Valley Tulip Festival Begins  www.tulipfestival.org Friday, April 7 Walk to Work Day  Friday, April 7 World Health Day  paho.org/world-health-day Tuesday, April 18 Tax Day  www.irs.com Saturday, April 22 Earth Day  www.earthday.org Wednesday, April…