Reader view: Baguus Little Asia is indeed wonderful

Baguus Little Asia Restaurant (pronounced “baa-goose”) 23511 56th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace “This is our first visit here,” I said when entering Baguus Little Asia. I anticipated that by laying that out there, the staff would have sympathy on us if we didn’t know the customs of the place. The waitress immediately went to work…

Lynnwood couple maintains tradition of creating panoramic Easter eggs

Darla Tinker wakes up every morning to quietly drink her coffee and let her dog out, then spends the next 15 hours working tirelessly at what most would consider a lost art. When Tinker was 8 years old, she went to a flea market with her family. There, she met a man who changed her…

Sponsor spotlight: Spring ahead with Scotty’s Food Truck

Chef Scotty has offered to help us all be ready to “spring ahead” as we welcome the time change this weekend and enjoy longer, sunny days. This week, he’ll be arriving in his usual location in Edmonds’ Five Corners neighborhood this Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Whether you’re craving the festival favorite Blackened Salmon Caesar Salad or…

Valentine’s Day DIY: Cake pops

Still haven’t figured out the perfect Valentine’s treat to make your loved one that’s a little more unique than chocolate-covered strawberries? This fool-proof cake pop recipe is sure to impress on this upcoming holiday. What you’ll need: 1 box of moist cake mix, any flavor (and all ingredients needed to bake) 1 tsp vanilla extract…

DIY Valentine’s Day treats: Chocolate-covered strawberries

Valentine’s Day: the day of love … and chocolate. And what better way to spend it than with someone special … and some homemade chocolate-covered strawberries? Here are some tips and tricks for making these treats, which are sure to make hearts melt. First: Buy high-quality chocolate. While it may be tempting to grab the…