Sense and Centsibility
Here we are, well into January now. Have you already fallen off the wagon with your resolve to stop eating so much or get more exercise? Dont give up for the year! Even if those resolutions didnt stick, theres no law that says you have to wait until January 1, 2016 to try another one. A
s our regular readers know, our bloggers are financial counselors by day. We are in the trenches with debt a...
January 13, 2015 - 8:35am
As you've probably noticed, I have been making a lot of different frittatas lately. I like them because they so flexible in what you can use in them, can be eaten warm or cold and usually taste great.
This week, I tried baking them in single serving half pint glass jars instead of a pie plate. This turned out to be a great idea, since now they can easily be taken for breakfast on my trip to wo...
December 22, 2014 - 8:11am
Healthy Thinking Minnesota
I grew up not knowing the real origin of Christmas. Our family still celebrated Christmas (and Hanukkah) with presents and decorations, food and fun. But I wasnt familiar with the story of Jesus birth, which as the saying goes is the reason for the season.
Fast forward to early adulthood, where Id begun to read the Bible and practice spiritual healing through Christian Science. I ...
December 17, 2014 - 10:53am
She didn't want to be weighed in front of her entire gym class, so 13-year-old Ireland Hobart Hoch said no. But instead of respect for her decision, what she got was a visit to the principal's office.
Her response to all the tsk-tsking, as reported in the Des Moines (Iowa) Register: "I really wasn't comfortable with anybody but my mom and doctor knowing my weight. For another person to know - ...
December 10, 2014 - 9:50am
Over the past couple of days, Buffalo, NY and northwestern New York have been experiencing lake effect snow of epic proportions. As the band rolls through (as seen above), people have been stuck on roadways and stranded in their homes for hours to even a day and counting now as seen below.
With a couple of snow totals coming in, places are ranging from 5 to 5.5 feet of snow around the B...
November 20, 2014 - 2:51am