Archive for the ‘Lifestyle’ Category

The New York Times highlights Ballard Brewery District in travel feature

Thursday, July 22nd, 2021

The Ballard Brewery District is getting national attention once again: The New York Times has just released a travel feature about the neighborhood’s plethora of local breweries. Titled “Exploring Seattle’s Booming Beer Scene,” NYT writer Christopher Solomon highlighted the cohesive nature of Ballard’s brewery cohort. These days in the neighborhood it’s not unusual to see a forklift driving down the street, as one brewer drops off grain to a colleague who has come up short,” Solomon writes.

Biden praises pro athletes Carl Nassib, Kumi Yokoyama for coming out

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden voiced his support this week for two professional athletes who recently announced that they’re part of the LGBTQ community, saying he’s "so proud" of their courage to publicly share their identities. "To Carl Nassib and Kumi Yokoyama — two prominent, inspiring athletes who came out this week: I'm so proud of your courage," Biden wrote on Twitter. "Because of you, countless kids around the world are seeing themselves in a new light today."

iRobot Roomba i3+ robotic vacuum cleaner review: Does the job well

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021

To make cleaning easier and affordable, iRobot launched the Roomba i3 series robotic vacuum cleaners in India earlier this year. The Roomba i3 series consists of two robotic vacuum cleaner models -- the vanilla iRobot Roomba i3, which costs ?49,990 in India, and the smarter iRobot Roomba i3+, which costs ?69,990 in India. Why I am saying Roomba i3+ and not i3 is because of a feature called Automatic Dirt Disposal system, which ensures that you don’t have to get your hands dirty while cleaning yo...

Colts’ Julian Blackmon, Michael Pittman Jr. Relishing Life As New Dads

Sunday, June 20th, 2021

There's nothing like it," Blackmon said. "I'm like, oh my gosh, I'm a GOAT when I put my daughter to sleep. That's how I think.

Father’s Day and The House of Memories

Sunday, June 20th, 2021

I often reflect on memories of my dad. He’s taught me so much throughout my life, and he changes so much from one memory to the next. My earliest memories of my dad may not seem exciting, but are more than priceless to me.

Horoscope for Thursday, May 27, 2021

Wednesday, May 26th, 2021

The positivity rate has illustrated the ebbs and devastating flows of case spikes and falls throughout a chaotic year. In the early weeks of the pandemic, the state’s average figure soared past 20%, then eased down to about 2.5% last summer. By mid-fall it was skyrocketing again, up to 13.2%.

Restaurant capacity limits and social distancing to end June 15

Monday, May 24th, 2021

With California scheduled to fully reopen its economy on June 15, one big change is coming for restaurants: no more capacity limits or social distancing requirements. Across the state, bars, restaurants, grocery stores and concert venues will be able to operate at full capacity — both outdoors and indoors. When San Francisco entered the yellow tier earlier this month, restaurants were allowed to increase to 50% capacity for indoor dining, and indoor bars without food were finally allowed to reop...

Saints Players honor Moms & Spouses on Mother’s Day

Sunday, May 9th, 2021

New Orleans Saints players honor their mothers and spouses on Mother's Day. Malcolm Jenkins, Demario Davis, Taysom Hill, and Jameis Winston are a few of the Saints posting Mother's Day tributes via social media. MALCOLM JENKINS AND MOM Gwendolyn Jenkins is Malcolm Jenkins' mother and president of the Malcolm Jenkins Foundation.

Will the COVID gardeners return in 2021? Local greenhouses hope so

Sunday, May 2nd, 2021

May 2—SPICER — The snow had barely melted this spring when customers started calling the Green Lake Nursery in Spicer looking for vegetable seeds. In mid-March the owners stuck a note on the front door saying the seeds hadn't arrived yet, to ward off people who came to the door looking to snag bean, peas, corn and carrot seeds before they were gone — when the seeds hadn't even arrived yet. ...

Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthews mark baby’s 1st Easter with sweet photo

Monday, April 5th, 2021

It looks like Patrick Mahomes and family had a very “hoppy” Easter. The Kansas City Chiefs star quarterback posted a photo on Instagram Sunday of himself, fiancée Brittany Matthews and their baby daughter, Sterling, enjoying the holiday. Easter,” he simply captioned the photo of himself holding the baby as Matthews stands next to him while they both smile.