Leisure & Lifestyle

Fri
06
Jan

A new leader in North Korea brings memories of my trip to South Korea

All eyes, mine included, are on the young, unknown and untested Kim Jong-un, named by his father, Kim Jong-il, before his recent death, as the Great Successor and a four-star general in North Korea.

Fri
23
Dec

Deck the Halls

Thu
15
Dec

Stoke the fireplace. Grab a cup of hot cocoa. Crack open a book.

 

Check out some great Minnesota-made books ready for the holiday season, either for stocking stuffers or for your own personal holiday reading pleasure.

Fri
25
Nov

A veterans' Christmas in Branson

I knew before I visited that Branson is the city of shows. But what took me by surprise was all the veterans walking around in their caps and jackets with military insignias and the acknowledgment they received at every show and attraction. I wondered why and kept asking about it.

Fri
11
Nov

'What did you say?'

For a long time, getting "hard of hearing" was expected, like joint pain or gray hair. But hearing loss needn't define older adults -- and it especially needn't limit their lives.

Fri
28
Oct

Time to bundle up the house

It only seemed like summer would last forever this year.

The onset of frosty temperatures has insulation installers running from dawn past dark and do-it-yourselfers cozying up to bags and batts of insulation.

Fri
28
Oct

Time to bundle up the house

It only seemed like summer would last forever this year.

The onset of frosty temperatures has insulation installers running from dawn past dark and do-it-yourselfers cozying up to bags and batts of insulation.

Sun
25
Sep

Take a look at home security -- through a burglar's eyes

It was the usual morning rush at the Maplewood home Sept. 16, where father and husband Dave was trying to get his kids ready to be driven to school.

Thu
18
Aug

Traverse City: sampling cherries and wine

Driving around the Traverse City, Mich., area recently, seeing cherry

Thu
18
Aug

Traverse City: sampling cherries and wine

Driving around the Traverse City, Mich., area recently, seeing cherry

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