Time to get some of those vegetables in the ground | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER

  • May 16, 2015 at 9:00AM

The third week of May is when you may be tempted to plant everything into your vegetable garden, and it is true that tomatoes, squash, beans and basil will survive if planted into the ground in mid May.


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Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Independent Living Considered a Top Priority Among Seniors

Every day, roughly 10,000 members of the Baby Boomer generation – those born between 1946 and 1964 – reach the official retirement age of 65. Many will continue to enjoy a high level of physical and mental health and be better off in multiple aspects than preceding generations. But a growing number will suffer from steep decline...

Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Facing the Facts of Childhood Obesity

As childhood obesity rates continue to rise worldwide, we are now approaching the level of a major public health crisis. While that is common knowledge among experts, the alarming news doesn’t seem to reach millions upon millions of parents who keep overfeeding their offspring with unhealthy meals and fattening treats. In fact, many of those...

The art of quilting is alive and well | THE CREATIVE SIDE

  • May 10, 2015 at 10:00AM

"And now, I too have a new appreciation for the art of quilt making, which includes a blend of tradition with modern technology."

Timi Gustafson, R.D.

Lessons in Positive Thinking

For most of my career as a dietitian and health counselor I have paid much attention to the deficiencies in my clients’ diet and lifestyle choices and how these could be changed for the better. Over the years, however, I began focusing more on what went right in their lives and how their strengths could...

Question of the Day

Does the school board owe voters an explanation on the differences between it and the former superintendent?


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