Visualize a Better Year

Trying to figure out how to make 2018 different?  Do you want to set goals but have failed at sticking to New Year’s resolutions in the past?  A Vision Board is a great way to have a daily visual reminder of how you want to feel and what you want to achieve or work towards. […]

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Show of Chrome

December was the month to showcase the upcoming year's new automobile models. Here the 1951 Chevrolets, including the Bel Air, are gleaming under the overhead lights of South Tacoma Motor Company at 5602 South Tacoma Way. Both South Tacoma Motor Co. and Walker Chevrolet would open their showrooms at night during part of December to […]

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Prized Poultry

On December 3, 1926, a quartet of salesgirls from the Rhodes Brothers department store departed from their usual duties to pose with four of the prize winning chickens from the 29th Annual Tacoma Poultry Show. The girls are, left to right, Isabel Kearns with a Rhode Island Red Cockerel, Irene (Iva) Ratcliffe with a Buff […]

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National Human Rights Month

History is riddled with accounts of people being abused and marginalized based on the color of their skin, their nationality, their religion or some other criteria. In December 1948, the United Nations General Assembly put forth 30 articles that cover universal rights to education, freedom, health and more. These articles have served to help the […]

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