Spica Mae Harefa

22 Flips | 5 Magazines | 8 Likes | @SpicaMaeHarefa | Keep up with Spica Mae Harefa on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Spica Mae Harefa”

In 0-2 hole, don't expect Seattle Seahawks to panic

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Richard Sherman sat at his locker after the Seattle Seahawks' 27-17 loss to the Green Bay Packers and calmly answered questions …

NFL

What is China's president doing in Seattle?

Chinese President Xi Jinping is kicking off his first state visit to the U.S. with a stopover in Seattle to huddle with the biggest names in tech and aerospace.<p>The visit, which begins on Tuesday, provides a rare opportunity for Xi to exchange views with American executives, many of whom are eager …

WEIRD Headlines

7 Surprising Tax Deductions You Might Miss

It's getting serious: We're just days away from the tax filing deadline. If you haven't filed your taxes yet, your procrastination may pay off in …

6 Awesome Ways to Eat Scrambled Eggs for Breakfast

Scrambled eggs are a perfect weekday breakfast option—here are six great ways to cook them.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot.</i> …

Breakfast

How Much Does a Food Truck Cost?

How much does a food truck cost?<p>The short answer: about $50,000 on the low end, at least in California. The long answer: it can cost much, much more to actually get a food truck business off the ground -- depending on who you are, where you are, and what your goals may be.<p>Food trucks have been a …

Oops — I Maxed Out My Credit Cards. Now What?

This post contains references to products from our advertisers. We may receive compensation when you click on links to those products. The content is …

Is the rent ‘too damn high?’ Seattle is No. 10 on most expensive cities to rent list

When Jimmy McMillan announced his candidacy for mayor of New York in 2005 under the “Rent is Too Damn High” party it quickly went viral and amused …

Expedia to Purchase New Headquarters Location in Seattle for $229 Million

Expedia, Inc. is moving its corporate headquarters from Bellevue, Washington, to Seattle.<p>The online travel company announced the move at a news …

Tourism

Field Test: Microsoft’s new Seattle Center WiFi is robust and reliable, but not blazing fast

I’m sitting here on the roof of Fisher Pavilion, in the shadow of the Space Needle — or at least there would be a shadow if these late morning clouds …

MacBook Pro

Correction: Seattle Minimum Wage story

SEATTLE (AP) — In a story April 1 about Seattle's minimum wage law, The Associated Press erroneously reported the amount the small restaurant chain …

Bulk Buying Basics: What to Buy, How to Store, and Money Saving Tips

When you think about buying foods or other items in bulk, you might picture an underground bunker in some remote area with enough supplies to survive …

Some Seattle restaurants go tip-free as $15 minimum wage hikes go into effect - Puget Sound Business Journal

Soon, you may not have to do that complicated math to figure out a tip at restaurants. Seattle eateries are moving to service charge-models as the …

Puget Sound

Discover the Joy of Missing Out

Have you got a sense that something is off with your life?<p>I have had that feeling for a while.<p>Back when this work I'm doing now (speaking, coaching, …

The Science Of Why You Should Spend Your Money On Experiences, Not Things

You don’t have infinite money. Spend it on stuff that research says makes you happy.<p>Most people are in the pursuit of happiness. There are economists who think happiness is the best indicator of the health of a society. We know that money can make you happier, though after your basic needs are met, …

Bigger Paycheck or Bigger Tax Refund — Which Should You Pick?

One of the earliest money lessons that I remember learning from my financial planner father was the correct protocol for tax refunds: The ideal …

You've Been Cooking Bacon The Wrong Way Your Whole Life

This way is a game changer tbh.<p>View this post on Facebook

Seattle's $15 Minimum Wage Law, Explained

Despite President Barack Obama's unsuccessful push for a $10.10 federal minimum wage, up from the current hourly rate of $7.25, states and cities are moving ahead with their own increases, some of which are substantially higher than the White House proposal. Among those most prominent hikes is the …

Microsoft technology gives Seattle 5,000 times faster public WiFi

Techie culture-vultures aren't likely to encounter Vine upload fails anymore at Seattle's home to arts, culture and the Space Needle thanks to Microsoft. The city's biggest patron has installed a new WiFi service at the Seattle Center that uses new technology to blow away the previous system's …

Wi-Fi