active lifestyle, sports, sporting equipment, sporting gear

Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Second-Hand Sports

As you may know, I am a broad on a budget. I coupon, I love a good deal, I save my money... some would call me a cheap-ass but I prefer the term FRUGAL! Case in point - I picked up my new bicycle for just $60. SCORE!!! I am a huge fan of outdoor activities and recreation, but sometimes buying the...
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rockfish, anacortes, kisw, appetizer, pnw

Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Anacortes Appetizer Crawl

Thee Ted Smith and I came up with a wicked awesome idea. An appetizer crawl. Pick a few bars and pubs and order delicious appetizers at every stop. Oh, and wash it down with a beer, of course. We decided to execute this plan over the weekend in Anacortes, as Ted was already planning an overnight...
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windowpane, seattle, studio 7, local music, pnw, pain in the grass

Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Windowpane Video Premier Party!

One of the big perks of living in the PNW is our access to INCREDIBLE local bands like Windowpane . We're lucky to have them as friends of KISW, and Rockaholics everywhere have supported this band for YEARS. 2016 has been a big year for Glenn, Tony, Mark, and Sean. They released their self-titled...
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weed, pot, marijuana, 420

Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Get The Most Out Of 420

Happy 420, Rockaholics! *cough cough cough* I know that celebrating this holiday is nothing new for many of you, but some of you might be first-timers. And furthermore, you're not REQUIRED to participate, even if it is legal in the state of WA. Maybe you can't because you have your CDL, and that's...
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skiing, ski, snowboarding, snowboard, mountain, recreation, spring, adventure, mt baker, stevens pass, alpental

Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Last Call For Spring Skiing

SAY IT AIN'T SO, my fellow Powder Hounds! The 2015-2016 ski season is coming to a close. I'm ready to hit the hill one last time this weekend, and I'll be heading up to Mt. Baker for some final S curves. There are a few local ski areas that are open April 22nd, 23rd and 24th, so plan accordingly,...
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stitched up heart, live music, seattle, kisw, rock, mixi

Taryn Interviews Mixi from Stitched Up Heart

(function ($) { Drupal.behaviors.media_displays.loadRampAudio($('[data-media-loading]')); })(jQuery); Stitched Up Heart Interview.mp3 Sunday, April 17th 00:13:28 Transcript - Not for consumer use. Robot overlords only. Will not be accurate. Rockaholic Brothers and sisters it's Terrance Dailey and...
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Heather McDonald, comedy, Bellevue, Seattle, Parlor Live

Taryn's Wreckreation Guide: Heather McDonald ROCKS

Some of the lovely ladies of KISW and Entercom Seattle put together a rad little podcast called The Broad-Cast , where we talk VERY openly about all sorts of topics like sex, hangovers, and pretty much anything we got into over the weekend. Today, we had the AMAZING Heather McDonald in-studio for a...
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National Multiple Sclerosis Society

Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an unpredictable, often disabling disaease of the central nervous system that disrupts the flow of information within the brain, and between the brain and body. KISW partnered with the National Multiple Sclerosis Society for the first time in 2015 for the Bike MS:...
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KISW and Pearl Jam Helping the PNW

KISW has partnered with Pearl Jam's Vitalogy Foundation to raise money for great charities in the Pacific Northwest. Through our concerts and show sales we raise money, and in turn the Vitalogy Foundation allocates those funds to the Greater Seattle Bureau of Fearless Ideas and the Downtown...
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Fisher House

For the past 20 years, the Fisher House program has worked tirelessly to meet the needs of military Families everywhere. At the very heart of the program, Fisher Houses offer a “home away from home,” a place where families can stay and support their loved ones — at no cost — while they receive...
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