Leisure & Lifestyle

Tue
19
Jun

Take steps to beat the heat

When there are heat warnings or advisories in effect, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Minnesota Department of Health suggest the following things to protect yourself and your family during hot weather:

Mon
18
Jun

Have a free weekend? Time for spontaneous fun

Sometimes weekend getaways that begin on a lark can be at least as fun, and often even more so, than carefully scripted trips with destinations mapped out months in advance.

Mon
18
Jun

Have a free weekend? Time for spontaneous fun

Sometimes weekend getaways that begin on a lark can be at least as fun, and often even more so, than carefully scripted trips with destinations mapped out months in advance.

Sat
16
Jun

Safety tips for drivers taking their pets on the road

Vacation season is underway and many dogs and cats will be joining their owners for a summer getaway. Although car trips can be stressful for many household pets, experts agree that they do not have to be if drivers take some simple precautions.

Thu
14
Jun

Home parties and direct sales: Formulating a plan for success

Are you in the market for some new cookware? Makeup? Scrapbook supplies? Or how about candles, jewelry, books or purses? We've all been invited to home parties. It's a fun way to hang out with friends, drink wine and shop in a relaxed environment.

Fri
08
Jun

Keep your next picnic safe and fun

It's the season again when friends get together to barbecue, families take a picnic to the park on the spur of the moment and long-awaited reunions gather relatives and weigh down picnic tables with everybody's favorites.

Fri
08
Jun

Ignorance is not bliss when it concerns your health: Knowing your risk for chronic diseases can help you stay well

Do you know anyone with heart disease or diabetes? Do you have a chronic disease yourself?

Nearly half of the U.S. population has at least one chronic disease, such as heart disease or diabetes.

Fri
08
Jun

Protect your home with these summer maintenance tips

A home is one of life's most important investments. Keeping it properly maintained can help reduce the risk of a loss and help ensure the safety and well being of friends and family. Follow these tips to prepare your home for warmer weather and to keep it safe year-round:

Mon
04
Jun

Better living through better eating: Eat More Vegetables tells it all

If we want to gain better health from better eating, (and who doesn't?), "Eat More Vegetables: Making the Most of Your Seasonal Produce" is the book to read, and then follow the recipes to serve appealing, nutritious meals.

Tue
29
May

Take care with transplanted, newly-planted trees

A critical factor affecting the survival of newly planted trees is post-planting care. It is important to remember that digging and transplanting a tree involves what amounts to a very severe injury to its root system.

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