If we listen, nature speaks to us in a variety of ways

With the summer coming to a close, I can’t help but notice a change is in the air, a change that can be felt with all the senses. What I love so much about this time of year isn’t so much the brilliance of color on its way, but the gentle softening of the landscape, the muting of tones that […]

Healthy for Life

Make productive choices with your time and health

Hello, everyone. As we continue to move along and venture out of our comfort zones, it is still important to keep your guard up and be aware of your environment and choices that you make. We are all different and have different needs. If you are feeling cooler, your body may be craving foods, especially high fat foods, to fight […]


LEO (July 23 to August 22) Relationships, whether business or personal, need to be watched carefully for signs of trouble. Any negative indications should be dealt with before they become too burdensome. VIRGO (August 23 to September 22) Congratulations. A more positive aspect highlights much of the Virgo’s week. You should find others more receptive to your suggestions, and also […]

Feathered tenants at Fort Knox

Hanging with chicks is fun and rewarding

One of Marcia’s hens, Mama, hatched this little ball of fluff in July. Submitted photo.My husband is a bit of a chicken aficionado. He can walk down the poultry aisle at the county fair and name off each and every breed. I just enjoy watching them fr… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this […]

The Long Line

Kayaking on an Apostle Islands tour: Jody “just did it!”

Jody and her daughters, Chloe and Savannah, enjoy a kayaking trip at Devils Island, one of the Apostle Islands in northern Wisconsin. Submitted photo.“Just do it!” That is what Captain Shelly Holland said as we slowly pulled away from the marina in R… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

Healthy for Life

September releases a world of many changes and challenges

Bella finds her comfy place. Photo by Julie Asbach.Welcome to the enchanting month of September that can allow us to enter a world of many changes in our lives. May this month lead you to find the will to make the changes you may need as well as to a… Please register for a free account or log in below […]


 LEO (July 23 to August 22) Reward yourself for what’s sure to be a dynamic week with a getaway to someplace wonderful, hopefully with a wonderful someone. You’ll return refreshed and ready for what’s ahead. VIRGO (August 23 to September 22) You… Please register for a free account or log in below to access this content.

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