There is a lot to do in the Seattle area during the holidays. On this episode we speak with the Snow Queen from Snowflake Lane (at The Bellevue Collection) about the spectacular Christmas celebration. We also interview Chef Kalsons who, along with a great team, created a life-sized gingerbread house at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel.
Also, listen to little sister Josie sing Christmas songs and help us with our special giveaway/contest.
Happy Christmas and Christmas from A. Shamaluev Music.
We Wish You A Merry Christmas Jazz by E's Jammy Jams
It's Christmas time! Leavenworth Washington is a great place to visit especially during Christmas. This Bavarian town (in the Pacific Northwest of the United States) transforms into a winter wonderland. In this episode we talk about Christmas and interview two of the most visited non-natural attractions in Leavenworth, WA.
Christmas by A. Shamaluev
The Bells of Christmas from FreeSoundFx.uk
Tchaikovsky The Nutcracker Overture (Op 71a) from Musopen.org
Tchaikovsky - Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy (Op. 72).
Mr. Khalil from Pagliacci Pizza talks to us about his favorite pizza and what pizza would describe Seattle. We heard so much from many of our guests and listeners about Pagliacci that when we wanted to find out how to toss pizza dough we knew who to call.
- we talk about winning Best Podcast on Best of Western Washington
- Carly reviews the movie The Star
- we talk about our Christmas traditions since we are already in Christmas mode.
Music: Swing Mode by freesfx.uk
On November 7, our city will elect the first woman mayor since 1926. Meet the 2 candidates for mayor and hear their plans to direct the future of the city. Ellie and Carly had lots of fun learning about government and interviewing both candidate. Most of the questions about homelessness and affordable housing came from Ellie.
What is it like to be in charge or a floating town? We talk to a cruise ship captain about what is like to be in charge of more 900+ people, including the crew and the passenger.
We also talk about the recent natural disasters, our upcoming interviews with the Seattle mayoral candidates, and our nomination for Best Podcast on Best of Western Washington.
music: Cute by Ben Sound (bensound.com)
Many people have seen Mr. Tim Durkan's pictures of Seattle and the Space Needle but they do not know anything about the man who took these pictures. Learn more about Mr. Durkan and how he helps those less fortunate.
Also, we do a quick recap of some of our summer adventures and we also have a new Carly's Corner. Finally, learn what the girls think would be a good prize to give away on our show.
On this episode we interview one of our neighbors who is also a photographer. Ms. Lydia helped us with our pictures for our podcast when we first started this project.
Also, hear our review of Wonder Woman and a special interview with Gal Gadot, courtesy of Mr. Scott Carly.
Picture of Ms. Brewer taken by Sean Hoyt.
Music: Wonder Woman's Wrath by Rupert Gregson-Williams
We interviewed one of the performers in Cirque du Soleil's LUZIA, A Waking Dream of Mexico. Ms. Kelly McDonald was born and raised in Seattle and she attended the University of Washington. She is a former gymnastics national champion who now performs a different kind of routine.
Music: LUZIA Soundtrack Asi Es La Vida and Tiembla La Tierra
Picture: Matt Beard
This is a throwback episode. We interviewed Captain Bjorn from Ride The Ducks about a year and a half ago. Ride The Ducks is one of Seattle's most well known city tours. Listed to hear what makes them special.
Also, hear our special announcement about Cirque du Soleil's LUZIA.
Music from this show:
"Gotham Boogie" from freesoundfx.com
"Asi Es La Vida" from Cirque du Soleil's LUZIA Original Soundtrack.