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Reel in Daily Catch on the waterfront

Oct 10th, 2018 | By
Reel in Daily Catch on the waterfront

Taking advantage of some nice weather, we took a ride up to the new Point Ruston development on Ruston Way on Tacoma’s waterfront. I had been seeing news about how beautiful it was and decided to take a look.  I was not disappointed. If you are in the mood for a pizza or a pub,
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Fried chicken is king at this Circle K

Nov 14th, 2017 | By
Fried chicken is king at this Circle K

As I visit the restaurants serving interesting food in Pierce County, I look for my favorites: Macaroni and cheese, burgers and fried chicken. I have  been pretty lucky with some, but not so lucky with fried chicken. Then I mentioned it to the nice gal who was doing my hair, and she said people from
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Bring a big appetite to Dixie’s

Oct 10th, 2017 | By
Bring a big appetite to Dixie’s

Dixie’s Home Cookin’, which has been doing business in Sumner for at least 13 years, is named after the proprietor’s father, a firefighter from Indiana who loved good food in generous portions. It is open for breakfast and lunch, serving everything from a build-your-own omelette at $7.99 to “Dad’s Big Breakfast,” which includes four eggs,
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Where hot dogs are more than just a hot dog

Sep 12th, 2017 | By
Where hot dogs are more than just a hot dog

When I see an interesting Tacoma restaurant advertised on television, such as The RedHot Hot Dog Joint,  I try to track it down and see what it is really like. The RedHot Hot Dog Joint excited me because I love a hot dog. Summer, winter, any time. I am happy with a dog on a
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