Category: City of Newcastle

Sorry for Not Posting, but My Events Ate My Life

Sorry for Not Posting, but My Events Ate My Life

I have facebook tips, wedding and eBay photo posts all lined up to be finished for you, but in addition to being gone for a week, these little, baby items have been occupying all...

Be Strong

I really am writing a follow-up post to the whole surgery-baby-drama post, but something happened yesterday that is just way, way cooler: I met Mack Strong. For about 30 seconds. But still. We had...

Red Star Morning

Yesterday, I replaced the sad, sagging paper snowflakes I’ve had hanging over my desk with this beautiful, blazing star lantern. Which came to me largely through my inability to make a decision when faced...

Newcastle Media Blitz

For anyone in the Greater Seattle / Eastside area who hasn’t already picked up an issue of 425 Magazine, you might want to grab the Holiday Issue. Overlooking for a moment that the City...

Halloween OverKill

Previously, my compulsion to compete kicked in a mere two days before the office potluck & decorating contest, forcing me to hastily ponder the Pumpkins of Halloween Past for an Kick Ass Win-It-All Idea....

Direct Mail Daydreams

My mailbox gets a lot of catalogs every week, for everything from event supplies and recognition items to sports park equipment and corporate gifts (Question: when did it become chic to give lobsters as...

Step Into My Other Office

From June to September, I spend as much time throwing events at Lake Boren Park as I do planning them at City Hall. At least, that’s how it feels. Recently, a Bellevue resident spent...