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Getting Those New Year’s Resolutions Back on Track

January 16, 2017 Puyallup

We are almost half way through January and chances are, most of you have already given up on the New Year’s resolutions that were made on January 1st. Getting back to the grind after the holidays can be stressful so it is understandable that some resolutions have dropped off in the shuffle of life. Studies have found that by mid-month, at least 71% of people have already given up on their resolutions and only 8% end up actually achieving theRead More

Puyallup Events (Jan 9-15)

January 9, 2017 Puyallup

Happy Monday, welcome to a new week in Puyallup! This week is bustling with different events, and we hope that you take the time to check out activities going on in the community. Daffodil Valley Volkssport Walk Looking for a way to get active and make friends along the way? This week join the Puyallup area walking club for a stroll in downtown Tacoma. Schedule • Wed 1/11/17 at 9:15 am  • Wed 1/18/17 at 9:15 am An excerpt from the club websiteRead More

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The Tacoma Wedding Expo can Help you Start Planning your Wedding

January 6, 2017 Puyallup

The holidays have come and gone so it means that it is that time of year again. It’s time to start planning for your upcoming spring/summer wedding. It feels like there is a lot of time to plan, but in reality, it takes months to plan a major event like a wedding. Even a small, intimate affair can take a long time to plan. Being prepared is the best way to make sure that everything runs smoothly on your weddingRead More

Puyallup Events (Jan 3-8)

January 3, 2017 Puyallup

Welcome to January 2017! We hope you had a memorable Christmas and New Year holiday. With a new year in full swing, it is a time for resolutions, a fresh start, and new opportunities. With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season ending, the Puyallup community has events to keep you busy and entertained. Are you looking to update your home this year? Whether you are looking to sell your home or just want to improve the ambiance, remodeling canRead More

Puyallup Events (Dec 26-Jan 1)

December 26, 2016 Puyallup

We hope that you had a wonderful Christmas! Did you spend time with family and friends, eat some yummy food, and open presents? The holiday season is not quite over! We still have to celebrate New Year’s Eve. It’s time to start thinking about your New Year’s resolution and what you want this fresh start to look like! A New Year is the chance to be a new you! Is this the year that you start learning a new language? TakeRead More

Last Minute Shopping Guide for Procrastinators in Puyallup

December 21, 2016 Puyallup

Shopping for the holidays can be so stressful. The long lines and crowds at the mall or stores can make it difficult to get motivated to get out there and get all your shopping finished. You have to fight to find parking, you don’t always find what you want in store and sometimes you just leave frustrated. Now there is less than a week until Christmas and time is running out! For all those procrastinators out there, here is aRead More

Puyallup Events (Dec 19-25)

December 19, 2016 Puyallup

Hello Puyallup Community, Christmas is only several days away! It’s the most wonderful time of the year and also a very hectic week for many. Are you feeling the anticipation that creeps in as Christmas day approaches? Last minute shopping trips, late nights wrapping presents, baking yummy treats, meeting up with family and friends, and getting ready for whatever this holiday season holds for you! Check out what is happening in the Puyallup community this week. Some of these eventsRead More

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What You Can Do to Help the Homeless in Puyallup

December 16, 2016 Puyallup

The holiday spirit is everywhere right now. People are gearing up to celebrate the upcoming holidays by shopping, decorating and attending celebratory holiday events. We usually focus on giving to those closest to us and sometimes forget those who need it the most. Sometimes the less fortunate can range from a homeless individual to someone who is currently facing difficulties during the holidays. Random acts of kindness are in high demand this year. Currently, the state of Washington is facingRead More

Puyallup Events (Dec 12-18)

December 12, 2016 Puyallup

Welcome to a new week in Puyallup! With the temperature drop last week, we hope that you enjoyed the sprinkle of snow. Did you make a snowman, snow angel, or snuggle up in a blanket with a hot drink? If you have students, were they excited by the two-hour delay? Snow in December rings in the Christmas spirit. Check out what is happening in the Puyallup community this week! If you want to catch a Christmas show, do some holidayRead More

Updated Christmas Decor for Puyallup

Updated Tips for Decorating During the Holidays in Puyallup

December 8, 2016 Puyallup

After enjoying the delicious food and family time during Thanksgiving, we are now moving into the Christmas season and it is time to shop for gifts and to get out those holiday decorations. Decorating for the holidays is one of the best ways to kick off the Christmas season. With the forecast predicting snow in the Northwest this week and next, get out there as soon as possible to get your decorations up. The neighborhoods in Puyallup usually get intoRead More

Puyallup Events (Dec 5-11)

December 6, 2016 Puyallup

Puyallup is buzzing with events this week. With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, don’t forget to make time to participate in traditions that make this time of year so memorable. From Santa pictures to wrapping gifts to giving back to those less fortunate, this time of year brings families and the community together. Were you able to make the Christmas parade downtown last Saturday? We hope you enjoyed it! Did you get into the Christmas spirit at theRead More

This Week in Puyallup (Nov 28-Dec 4)

November 29, 2016 Entertainment, Puyallup

We hope that you had a wonderful Thanksgiving full of food, family, and fun! With Thanksgiving over, we are now full speed ahead into the Christmas season. This week we transition into December! Christmas songs are playing on the radio station, cars are driving with trees strapped to the top, houses are glowing with lights at night, and Christmas feels like it’s arrived. This is a great time when the Puyallup community comes together. There are many opportunities to give back,Read More

Thanksgiving Activities and Crafts for the Whole Family

November 23, 2016 Puyallup

Thanksgiving is a special time of year when the whole family gets together to enjoy some delicious food and some quality time with each other. When the whole family gets together, it is important to keep the kids entertained during the festivities. Activities and crafts for kids on Thanksgiving is a great way for family members to bond with the kids and for the kids to enjoy Thanksgiving Day. There are certain crafts that the kids can do that willRead More

Thanksgiving Week in Puyallup (Nov 21-27)

November 22, 2016 Puyallup

Happy Thanksgiving week! Preparations are underway for Turkey Day. From baking and cooking, to travel plans, to last minute grocery stores runs, it is a busy week across the country. We hope you get to enjoy this holiday with friends and family and take a moment to reflect on what you are thankful for. Read below to see what is happening in the community this week and some last-minute Thanksgiving tips and advice. Apple Cup The stakes are high this yearRead More

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Easy Fall Decorating Tips for Your Thanksgiving Holiday

November 17, 2016 Puyallup

Thanksgiving is right around the corner and as we are getting our fridges ready for the all the food that we have to prepare for the day, we must also get our homes ready to host all the family and friends for that special day. As the people of Puyallup are shopping for their turkeys, cranberries and potatoes, they should remember that the presentation is just as important as the food that graces the table. There are so many amazinglyRead More

Puyallup Happenings(Nov 14-20)

November 15, 2016 Puyallup

We hope you had a meaningful and memorable Veterans Day Weekend. Read below to learn about what is happening in Puyallup this week.  Washington State Fair Events this Weekend Northwest Quilt, Craft, and Sewing Festival Get ready for an event that is full of colors and fun! It is the perfect time of year for a quilt, craft, and sewing festival. With the colder weather coming, it’s time to cozy up with a warm quilt next to the fireplace. Quilts makeRead More

Puyallup Events (Nov 7-14)

November 8, 2016 Puyallup

The city of Puyallup is bustling with events this week. The Washington State Fair is holding multiple expos, the beginning of the Christmas season is creeping in, pancakes are waiting to be devoured, and if you’re interested in learning about Real Estate, now is the time. Read below to find out more about these events. Senior Pancake Breakfast November 12, 2016, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Are you a senior and a pancake lover? You’re in luck because this weekend the PuyallupRead More

America’s Largest Antique and Collectible Show

America’s Largest Antique and Collectible Show is taking place at the Washington State Fair Event Center in Puyallup this weekend. Are there antiques or collectibles around your house that you think might be worth something? Do you own a family heirloom that has been passed down generation to generation that you would like to get appraised? You can get answers to these questions at this show. This event is taking place on Saturday, 9am-6pm and Sunday, 10am-5pm in the ShowPlex at theRead More

Volunteering and Donating in the City of Puyallup

November 3, 2016 Puyallup

It is the beginning of November and the city of Puyallup is starting to gear up for Thanksgiving and for the beginning of the holiday season. As we start shopping for our turkey’s and fixings for the delicious Thanksgiving dinner and getting ready to spend time with our families, it is important to remember to take the time to reflect and be thankful for your family, friends and surroundings. It is also an important time to remember that some people areRead More

Events in Puyallup (Nov 1-6)

November 1, 2016 Puyallup

Welcome to November! We hope that you had a safe, fun, and memorable Halloween. November’s arrival means Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Keep an eye out for posts about how to maximize your holiday planning and activities. But for now, let’s focus on what is happening in the Puyallup community this week! The Washington State Fair is hosting multiple events this weekend, Puyallup is working towards sustainability, and we have recommended a few indoor activities for the rainy weekRead More

History of Halloween

The History of Halloween

October 27, 2016 Entertainment, Puyallup

Halloween is a much loved holiday in America. People around the country love getting dressed up in a costume and going out for a fun evening filled with treats and scares. There are so many fun aspects to this simultaneously entertaining and frighteningly holiday. A majority of people love to be scared silly on October 31st but most aren’t even aware of the history behind the holiday. As you are out and about, dressed up as your favorite character andRead More

Buying Ugly Houses in Puyallup – by Cash Me Out

October 26, 2016 Puyallup, Real Estate

Cash Me Out Northwest is a local real estate buying company in Puyallup that works with clients on no-hassle, stress-free property liquidation. If you need to sell a property, we want to talk with you. Our team of professional home-buyers have worked with clients for over ten years to make the process of selling their unsellable or ugly houses quick and easy. We understand the trends of the real estate market in the Puget Sound and buy houses in Pierce,Read More

DeCoursey Park In Puyallup

October 26, 2016 Puyallup

DeCoursey Park is located in downtown Puyallup across the street from Clarks Creek. DeCoursey is situated on over seven acres and includes a pond, two piers, a picnic shelter, restrooms, and a new playground. Keep reading to learn all the different ways to enjoy this park! Want to have a Sunday family day? Spend the afternoon barbecuing some hot dogs and hamburgers and using the picnic shelters to enjoy a time of food, fun, and conversation. For information on picnic shelter and ball fieldRead More

Halloween in Puyallup 2016

October 25, 2016 Entertainment, Puyallup

  Halloween in Puyallup is just around the corner! Have you carved your pumpkins yet? Picked out the perfect Halloween costume? Tested your courage at a haunted house? Don’t worry; you still have a bit of time to make this the most memorable Halloween ever! This holiday is a festive and community-oriented time of year. From trick-or-treating to scary movies, Halloween is a fun time for all ages! Check out what is happening below in the Puyallup community to putRead More

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Costume Ideas for the Whole Family in Puyallup

October 20, 2016 Entertainment, Puyallup

It’s that wonderful time of year again! It’s time to start planning your Halloween costume. Time to get creative and come up with something unique and original to either scare, frighten or delight this Halloween. There is nothing better than themed costumes for the whole family. However, coming up with costumes for the entire family can be hard. Most families are busy and don’t have a lot of time or sometimes a lot of money to buy or create costumes.Read More

Wildwood Park in Puyallup

October 19, 2016 Puyallup

Wildwood Park contains 80 lush acres, 55 of which are naturally forested. Located in South Hill, this park offers a private atmosphere and escape from the suburbs. There is plenty of space to spread out and explore the grounds. Read below to learn what amenities this park offers and plan your trip to Wildwood Park! With so many things to do in the community, this park should make the list. Playground Your kids will love playing on the toy structuresRead More

Puyallup Events (Oct 17 2016)

October 17, 2016 Entertainment, Puyallup

Check out what is happening in Puyallup this week! 1. Storytime Did you miss storytime last Friday? Well, you’re in luck because you can go this Friday! Reading is a great activity, and you can never start reading with your kids too early. Come downtown to the local public library for storytime.  Preschool Stories are available for children 3 to 5 years old on Fridays from 10-11 AM. Toddler Treasures are available for children 1 to 3 years old onRead More