Three rounds of lowland snow possible in Western Washington

A couple of inches of slush could accumulate at higher elevations Monday morning, with a colder blast and more snow coming Monday night. By Seattle Times science reporter Western Washington could see three rounds of lowland snow over the coming week, according to the National Weather Service. The first is forecast to hit late Sunday …

Inside M&S factory where 22,500 mince pies are made every HOUR

It’s the most hectic time of the year for Britian’s busiest mince pie factory, which will bake a staggering 23 million of the festive treats before Christmas.  Park Cakes Bakery in Bolton, which makes pies for M&S, will churn out 375 all-butter pies every single minute for the next 10 days – that’s a whopping …

Essay: A Bookworm’s Travel Plan

While some may think of bookstores simply as purveyors of words printed on bound paper, to me they’re temples of the imagination, places where the collected cultures and dreams of entire civilizations, across time and space, reside. You step into a really good bookstore and the entire world is at your beck and call. All …