I've been in radio since 2001 and moved around a few times before landing where I am now. I'm married with three children. I'm an autism acceptance advocate. I love to cook, just don't like doing the dishes afterward. I have a knack for all things nostalgic from the '80s and '90s, love breakfast cereal a little too much and am a huge fan of video games, especially retro games from Atari to Nintendo and beyond.
The New Thing on the Taco Bell Menu is Unique to Say the Least
I was at Taco Bell over the weekend and noticed they released their take on the chicken sandwich. The Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco is now available and knew I had to try one.
Toys R Us gets a Fresh New Set of Batteries – Set to Return to Yakima?
Toys R Us may have been gone but never forgotten. When ours Toys R Us first came to the Yakima Valley in the mid-late 90's it was a dream come true for many of us. Especially those of us who grew up watching cartoons on KSTW Channel 11 based out of the Seattle/Tacoma area that would often not o…
West Valley is Getting a New Sushi and Teriyaki Restaurant
Whenever a new restaurant comes to Yakima it seems like it always pops up in the downtown or Union Gap areas. I can't complain as with all that traffic of those areas it would be beneficial however when a new restaurant opens in other areas I have to look into it...
Trace Adkins Coming to Kennewick on August 24, 2021
Country superstar Trace Adkins will be performing in Tri-Cities coming this summer. Looks like concert season is back!
Summit Thrift is Now Open on 56th and Summitview
Visiting thrift shops is so much fun. You never know what you're going to find! Union Gospel Mission has just opened the Summit Thrift shop in the old Rite-Aid location on 56 and Summitview. I stopped by on their opening day to do a little browsing and grabbed some photos.
Seattle Children’s Will Pay $100-per-visit for 6 to 11-Year-Olds to Test Covid Vaccine
As they're looking for vaccines safe for youth, Seattle Children's put out the APB to see if parents would be willing to allow their child as young as 6 years old to test the covid vaccine. There some incentives in it for you to the tune of $100 as well as extra cash for keeping a diary.
Yakima Expecting It’s First 100 Degree Day Wednesday, June 2
If you blinked, you probably missed spring. I swore I just had the heater on wearing my winter coat inside and now they're telling me we're getting weather in the triple digits literally tomorrow as of typing this. I hope your air conditioner is working...
Local 4th of July Hot Dog Eating Contest Could Make You $500 Richer
The Fourth of July is known for celebrating America, fireworks, time with friends and hot dog eating contests. It's one thing to criticize what you see on TV but do you want to participate in one yourself? There's a local place that's holding a hot dog eating contest on the 4th of Jul…
Local Restaurant Offers $250 if You Can Eat this 5 Pound Bowl of Pho
Pho is so wonderful. It's an indescribable flavor that as soon as you try it it becomes of flavor you end up chasing for weeks on end. And the size of your meal! The bowls are often gigantic. But have you tried pho in a bowl this size? A Yakima restaurant is holding a pho challenge that could s…
Local Flea Market Brought People, Deals and Fun to West Valley [PHOTOS]
This past weekend, the day before Mother's Day, was the Flea Market in West Valley. I was there and saw everything from antiques, homemade soaps, crystal necklaces, pepper jellies and so much more. Here's some photos of what I saw when I was in attendance.
Washington is the 2nd Best State for Nurses
Let's be honest, it's our nurses who are the real VIPs of the hospital game. Doctors are fine for treating and educating and diagnosing but it's our nurses who really take care of us in our time of need. Glad to find out the Washington state ranks second best state for nurses...
Get Vaccinated at Yakima Neighborhood Health, Get a Gift Card
Many places in Yakima are offering the covid vaccine. Yakima Neighborhood Health wants to reward you stepping up for a safer Yakima by offering a free gift card for doing so.