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Suz Muse: Spring Spring Spring has sprung!

Suz Muse: Spring Spring Spring has sprung!

By Suzanne Greive Spring Spring Spring has sprung! It feels like we were just dealing with snow and now it’s snowing beautiful flower petals. I’m loving seeing all the first signs. The leaves are... [Read more]

RESIDENT PROFILES: My friend Cindy Leeson

RESIDENT PROFILES: My friend Cindy Leeson

By Suzanne Greive This one is about my friend Cindy Leeson: My friend Cindy Leeson is the absolute nicest person I have ever known. She is so incredibly patient. One of the first times I had a chance... [Read more]

RESIDENT PROFILES: Lee Hottell

RESIDENT PROFILES: Lee Hottell

EDITOR’S NOTE: ‘Resident Profiles’ is a new column that features profiles of residents of our area. If you have a suggestion for someone you think should be featured, please email [email protected] By... [Read more]

Suz Muse: ‘I for one, will miss the snow! ‘

Suz Muse: ‘I for one, will miss the snow! ‘

By Suzanne Greive Oh how I love the snow! I’m sorry to see it go. It brings out the best in people. I had so much fun watching families go out walking together in all their snow gear heading to go get... [Read more]

Suz Muse: ‘I have been hooked on the Great British Bake Off’

Suz Muse: ‘I have been hooked on the Great British Bake Off’

By Suzanne Greive I have been hooked on the ‘Great British Bake Off.’ I think the reason I love having it on is because they are so kind to one another. They encourage each other and help... [Read more]

Suz Muse: ‘I had the most magical holiday I’ve ever had in my life…’

Suz Muse: ‘I had the most magical holiday I’ve ever had in my life…’

By Suzanne Greive I hope everyone had a lovely holiday season. I had the most magical holiday I’ve ever had in my life. I believe the reason is because I took on the attitude of “If this is the only... [Read more]

Suz Muse: It’s fun to feel part of a community, and I feel so lucky…

Suz Muse: It’s fun to feel part of a community, and I feel so lucky…

By Suzanne Greive When I grew up my Dad was in the Navy and the Air Force. We moved a lot and lived on military bases wherever we were stationed. They all looked pretty much the same. It was a different... [Read more]

Suz Muse: Carrot seeds don’t make good lawns

Suz Muse: Carrot seeds don’t make good lawns

My husband’s grandfather was an entrepreneur from a small coastal community in Maine. He would buy things in bulk from various sources for pennies on the dollar, then resell them in his bargain shop. Many... [Read more]

Suz Muse: I giggle when Google Voice misinterprets my Mom’s voicemail

Suz Muse: I giggle when Google Voice misinterprets my Mom’s voicemail

By Suzanne Greive “Hey Suz!” When my mom calls me and leaves a message, Google Voice tries to interpret her voice and convert voice to text and deliver me the text message to my phone. My... [Read more]

Suz Muse: <i>Inner Child</i>

Suz Muse: Inner Child

By Suzanne Greive We were flying out of town on an pre dawn flight and as we took our seats I saw a family approaching us. They had a baby and a boy of about 8. I was praying they would continue down... [Read more]

Suz Muse: <i>Surprises</i>

Suz Muse: Surprises

By Suzanne Greive I was too tired to make dinner so my husband and I decided to stroll down the street in Burien and see where we ended up. Our first stop was too packed and we were too hungry to wait... [Read more]

Like To Save $$? New Blog ‘Two Frugal Chicks’ Can Save You Big Bucks

Like To Save $$? New Blog ‘Two Frugal Chicks’ Can Save You Big Bucks

A new Burien-based blog has launched – Two Frugal Chicks – run by our friend Suzanne Greive, who you may recall helped save over $1,800 for the White Center Food Bank in February (read our coverage... [Read more]

Burien ‘Extreme Couponers’ Save Over $1,800 For White Center Food Bank

Burien ‘Extreme Couponers’ Save Over $1,800 For White Center Food Bank

Local Burien residents and “Extreme Couponers” Suzanne Greive and Bernie Blais spent Tuesday morning (Feb. 22) saving a lot of money for the White Center Food Bank. They combined a QFC “mega... [Read more]