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12 Nights of IPA

There may be 12 days of Christmas, but why do the days get all the love? What about the nights?! For me, the nights are about unwinding with a hoppy local brew, so feel free to add my 12 Nights of IPA to your holiday calendar, and go nuts! 1. Holiday Clouds , Skookum Brewery in Arlington: Just...
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Warm up from the inside out w/ these soup & chili hot spots

I'm fairly certain the ground at my place in Stanwood never even had the chance to thaw out today. It's COLD, my friends, and sometimes the only way to TRULY warm up is with a big bowl of soup. Chili works, too. People talk about the best burger... the best sushi... the best pizza... but these...
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6 Things You Didn't Even Know You Wanted For The Holidays

I've been asked by family members what I want for the holidays, and I am realizing just how boring my list really is... new work gloves, a gift card to a hardware store and black leggings. Uh... so lame. Thankfully the internet is a place full of ideas for stuff I didn't even know existed! And now...
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5 Winter Hikes To Take While The Rain Is Away

Have you noticed the local weather report lately?! Not a raindrop in the forecast! Of course this means it'll be chilly, so bundle up and hit the trails, Rockaholics. Pack your Yaktrax and check out these 5 winter hikes you're sure to love: 1. Franklin Falls , Snoqualmie Pass: This beautifully...
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How many of these holiday light displays have you visited?

I love the fact that the PNW takes holiday light displays to a whole new level! Zoo Lights - Point Defiance Zoo , Tacoma: Without a doubt one of my favorite childhood memories, Point Defiance Zoo puts more than a half-million lights into incredible animal displays. So magical! Video of Celebrate...
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When It Rains, It Pours... So Keep Fit Indoors!

The heavy rainfall is getting a little obnoxious, wouldn't you say? Don't get me wrong - I've lived in Western Washington my ENTIRE life and for the most part, I'm used to it, but it's getting REALLY soggy out there! As a result, I haven't done NEARLY as much hiking or cycling as I typically do...
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Taryn's Top 10 Winter Beers

As the temperatures go down, so do the winter ales - right down our throats to warm us up! Our local breweries are cranking out some holiday treasures at the moment, so make sure you keep an eye out for the ones that top my list: 1. Jolly Roger Christmas Ale - Maritime Pacific Brewing , Seattle:...
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Ugly Sweaters + Craft Beer = Holiday Happiness!

POWERED BY SUMERIAN BREWING COMPANY They're often itchy. They're fabulously obnoxious. And over the years, many of us have procured the perfect Ugly Christmas Sweater. If you're looking for the first opportunity to show yours off in 2017, look no further than this Friday's 3rd Annual Ugly Sweater...
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Where To Fill Your Growler For Thanksgiving

The Thanksgiving holiday is almost here, and that means we must run all errands and check off every grocery store item on the list to ensure the menu is adhered to! But what about the booze?! Fear not - these are the places you can visit tomorrow for the BEST deals on growler fills around. Sumerian...
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WATCH: Angus Young's Tribute Video To Brother Malcom

The rock community has been mourning the loss of Malcom Young since Saturday morning, and this wound will take a long time to heal. Angus Young put together a touching photo tribute showcasing his brother's career, his personality and his life. Video of AC/DC - R.I.P. Malcolm Young (1953 - 2017) AC...
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