Tagged with 'food'

New Highline College program aims to combat South King County’s Food Desert

New Highline College program aims to combat South King County’s Food Desert

Andy Satkowski waters the edible garden at Highline College earlier this year. The garden gives students like Satkowski, who is enrolled in the college’s new Urban Agriculture certificate program, hands-on... [Read more]

Archie’s Mexican Restaurant: Family Friendly and Open Seven Days a Week

Archie’s Mexican Restaurant: Family Friendly and Open Seven Days a Week

Advertiser Archie’s Mexican Restaurant, located in Normandy Park, is a great place to meet friends and enjoy holiday times together. Archie’s opens at 11 a.m. every day including Sunday, so... [Read more]

Forget ‘Cyber Monday’ – get FREE Mustard from Dan the Sausage Man!

Forget ‘Cyber Monday’ – get FREE Mustard from Dan the Sausage Man!

Burien’s own Dan the Sausageman wants all our Readers to know that – instead of nerding out and clicking “Buy Now” from corporate websites during Cyber Monday – you should SHOP LOCAL... [Read more]

REMINDER: 1 in 5 Kids who live HERE are Hungry; Food & Fund Drive is Sat.

REMINDER: 1 in 5 Kids who live HERE are Hungry; Food & Fund Drive is Sat.

REMINDER: The Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park is teaming with civic groups, hometown merchants and individuals to come to the aid of the Des Moines Area Food Bank during the first-ever Des... [Read more]

JOB: ‘Can’t Stop Smackin’ restaurant looking to hire Servers

JOB: ‘Can’t Stop Smackin’ restaurant looking to hire Servers

‘Can’t Stop Smackin’ – located in the Normandy Park Towne Center and opening soon – is looking to hire Servers. This new business is a “Southern inspired restaurant with a Pacific Northwest... [Read more]

Instead of the usual, why not order Sausage from Dan the Sausageman?

Instead of the usual, why not order Sausage from Dan the Sausageman?

Burien’s own Dan the Sausageman wants all our Readers to know that – instead of the usual turkey, turducken, or tofurkey – you can order SAUSAGE in time for Thanksgiving! That’s right…SAUSAGE... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s (final) Musings for the 2015 Des Moines Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s (final) Musings for the 2015 Des Moines Farmers Market

Another successful season came to a close with the unfortunate cancelation of our annual Chili-Cook-Off on the last day. I think everyone will agree, safety is foremost on our list. On Friday with the... [Read more]

HELP: 1 in 5 Kids who live HERE are Hungry; Food & Fund Drive will be Dec. 5

HELP: 1 in 5 Kids who live HERE are Hungry; Food & Fund Drive will be Dec. 5

The Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park is teaming with civic groups, hometown merchants and individuals to come to the aid of the Des Moines Area Food Bank during the first-ever Des Moines... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

UPDATE: Due to concerns about safety during this stormy weather, the Farmers Market scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 31 has been CANCELLED. I think we had all phases of the beastly weather last Saturday. Burrrrr,... [Read more]

Welcome new Advertiser ‘Dana K’s Kafe’ in downtown Des Moines

Welcome new Advertiser ‘Dana K’s Kafe’ in downtown Des Moines

We’d like to extend a down home, oven baked, scratch made welcome to our newest Advertiser – Dana K’s Kafe. Dana K’s is tucked away just behind and down the sidewalk from the Scotch... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Last Saturday saw lots more shoppers than in previous weeks and I think the nice weather had a lot to do with it. Most vendors had a good sales day, including our market wines. The new Waterfront Red blend... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

After last week I think we’ve had enough rain and wind to last the rest of the season, especially on our last day’s Chili Cook-Off, coming Oct. 31. Stop by the Information Booth this Saturday and browse... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Knock on wood, the sun keeps on shin’n on us. Another glorious day last Saturday brought out a lot of shoppers, and diners enjoyed the great music from the Notables while picnicing on the grass. In case... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Who’d a thunk it…. cars were lined up for a block at the start of the Take Back Your Drugs and Shred-it Event last Saturday at the market! Kory Batterman, DMPD Community Service Officer, had to call... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Did you catch the new band with Tony Serzo? Talk about a wide range of different music styles. Hope they liked our market and want to come back. The last Clutter to Cash event was a little sparse as some... [Read more]

Welcome new Advertiser Archie’s Mexican Restaurant!

Welcome new Advertiser Archie’s Mexican Restaurant!

The Waterland Blog would like to welcome aboard new Advertiser Archie’s Mexican Restaurant, located in Normandy Park. Proprietor Argelia Sahagun, known by all as Archie, has owned and operated Archie’s... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Another beautiful day snuck in before the rain. The Field Day Fun Event and 5K Run were enjoyed by lots of families. Our normal large crowd of shoppers was down (happens every year) as the Washington State... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

What a difference a week makes in the weather this time of year. Last Saturday saw lots of sun and this coming market looks to be sunny and in the 80’s. I talked with a lot of people coming thru Sea-Tac... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Last Saturday’s market was one we would like to forget – the wicked wind (40-50 knots) wreaked havoc with canopies and vendors merchandise. Unfortunately we had to close early but, gladly no one was... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

The free $10 voucher healthy eating initiative program for qualifying seniors is really taking off as more and more people learn about this program brought to you by partners, the Des Moines Farmers Market... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

The Clutter to Cash Sale was a huge hit last Saturday, even the sun came out most of the day. Shoppers enjoined lots of great bargains. We have been asked by the participants to hold another one before... [Read more]

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Wanolitto’s Musings for this Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

They say that timing is everything, and did we ever hit the weather just right last Saturday with the sun shining on us before it turned sour. If you are into canning, now is the time to get your peaches,... [Read more]