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Why your kid is a picky eater - and 6 tips to help

Why your kid is a picky eater – and 6 tips to help

Courtesy of MultiCare Health System Your child refuses to eat anything except chicken nuggets. Or your child readily eats snacks, but once dinnertime arrives, won’t… Continue reading

Why your kid is a picky eater - and 6 tips to help
Mother’s Day weekend events in Federal Way

Mother’s Day weekend events in Federal Way

Mother’s Day in PowellsWood PowellsWood Garden is hosting its annual Mother’s Day festivities from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 13, with guided tours,… Continue reading

Mother’s Day weekend events in Federal Way
What’s happening in Federal Way?

What’s happening in Federal Way?

The Mirror has a new online calendar. Check it out at events.federalwaymirror.com/cal. To add an event, go to federalwaymirror.com/pages/how-to-add-your-event-to-our-calendar/. Cinderella: Tacoma City Ballet delivers comedy,… Continue reading

  • May 4, 2018
What’s happening in Federal Way?
Volunteers wanted for Federal Way gardens, senior center and more

Volunteers wanted for Federal Way gardens, senior center and more

Ten years ago this summer, the Federal Way Community Gardens began when a garden was built at the Federal Way Senior Center. Over the following… Continue reading

Volunteers wanted for Federal Way gardens, senior center and more
You can’t hide from reality, we aren’t immortal

You can’t hide from reality, we aren’t immortal

We all gotta go sometime. For most of us, that time is later: eight, nine decades of wringing out every last drop of life, if… Continue reading

You can’t hide from reality, we aren’t immortal
Federal Way man goes gaga over diaper drive

Federal Way man goes gaga over diaper drive

Ted Colby ran down 320th Street in diaper costume as a part of drive

Federal Way man goes gaga over diaper drive
Time-saving cooking tips for seniors on the go

Time-saving cooking tips for seniors on the go

Some people joke that if they had a personal chef, eating healthy would be a piece of cake.

  • Apr 29, 2018
Time-saving cooking tips for seniors on the go
Tips for surviving allergy season in the Pacific Northwest

Tips for surviving allergy season in the Pacific Northwest

With flowers blooming and temperatures starting to warm up, you may be reaching for your allergy meds — or maybe not. It’s a little too… Continue reading

Tips for surviving allergy season in the Pacific Northwest
Events planned in and around Federal Way

Events planned in and around Federal Way

The Mirror has a new online calendar. Check it out at events.federalwaymirror.com/cal. To add an event, go to federalwaymirror.com/pages/how-to-add-your-event-to-our-calendar/. Garage sale fundraiser: Phi Beta Psi… Continue reading

  • Apr 27, 2018
Events planned in and around Federal Way
FW Harmony Kings host teen singers in competition

FW Harmony Kings host teen singers in competition

Singers from the five states and two provinces that comprise the Evergreen District of the Barbershop Harmony Society met April 21 at Journey Church in… Continue reading

FW Harmony Kings host teen singers in competition
The narrator, fantasy will draw you into ‘Tomorrow’

The narrator, fantasy will draw you into ‘Tomorrow’

You have a little shadow. All day long, wherever you go, your dog is right beside you. He goes from bedroom to kitchen, to the… Continue reading

The narrator, fantasy will draw you into ‘Tomorrow’
Check out what’s happening in Federal Way

Check out what’s happening in Federal Way

Organic gardening: The Federal Way Community Gardens are now part of Federal Way Community Caregiving Network, and there are opportunities to volunteer in their Senior… Continue reading

  • Apr 23, 2018
Check out what’s happening in Federal Way
Soroptimsts of Federal Way presents awards at annual luncheon

Soroptimsts of Federal Way presents awards at annual luncheon

Best-selling author J.A. Jance was the guest speaker at the event.

Soroptimsts of Federal Way presents awards at annual luncheon
“W is for Welcome: A celebration of America’s diversity”

“W is for Welcome: A celebration of America’s diversity”

The kid down the block looks nothing like you. His parents don’t look like your parents, either. You go to different churches, eat different things,… Continue reading

“W is for Welcome: A celebration of America’s diversity”
Korean bakery offers warm goods for the Cold War

Korean bakery offers warm goods for the Cold War

Welcome to the new Cold War. The finger-hovering-over-a-button, lower-your-kids-into-the-sewer, hashtag-total-annihilation, days in which no one is safe and everyone is terrified. I used to sit… Continue reading

Korean bakery offers warm goods for the Cold War
Check out what’s happening in Federal Way

Check out what’s happening in Federal Way

Sound Transit open house: Sound Transit seeks public input on the Tacoma Dome light rail extension project at an open house from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday,… Continue reading

  • Apr 13, 2018
Check out what’s happening in Federal Way
Second annual Federal Way Public Schools STEM Exploration Night merges education and fun

Second annual Federal Way Public Schools STEM Exploration Night merges education and fun

Visitors got to tour 84 booths and try hands-on activities Wednesday night.

  • Apr 12, 2018
Second annual Federal Way Public Schools STEM Exploration Night merges education and fun
Past the gushing, gruesome details ‘The Trauma Cleaner’ is worth a read

Past the gushing, gruesome details ‘The Trauma Cleaner’ is worth a read

Wash your hands thoroughly. That’s good advice, no matter where you are. At the risk of sounding germophobic, you never know what lurked on that… Continue reading

Past the gushing, gruesome details ‘The Trauma Cleaner’ is worth a read
We can’t be our best as people when we stand alone

We can’t be our best as people when we stand alone

Being a pastor often puts me in a position to walk with people who struggle or experience pain.

  • Apr 8, 2018
We can’t be our best as people when we stand alone
Symphony season finale, job fair coming up

Symphony season finale, job fair coming up

AARP Tax Help: The Federal Way Library, 34200 First Way S., offers free individualized tax preparation assistance provided by trained AARP volunteers from 10 a.m.-5… Continue reading

  • Apr 6, 2018
Symphony season finale, job fair coming up