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Making a Mattress Maven

One of the healthiest things you can do for your body is get a good night's sleep. In addition to helping you feel less tired, good sleep hygiene can make it easier to maintain a healthy weight, lower your risk for a host of serious health problems such as diabetes ...


Make it Memphis!

Memphis, Tenn., sits on the Mississippi River and is a classic Southern destination to explore. As the birthplace of the Blues and what came to be known as the “Memphis Sound,” the epicenter of the Civil Rights Movement and home to a delicious culinary heritage, the city’s fascinating history ...


Philanthropy Spotlight: December 2018

Over 1,000 supporters attended the YWCA Spokane's 36th annual Women of Achievement awards luncheon at The Davenport Grand on Thursday, Oct. 4. Sponsored by more than 50 companies and organizations each year, it is one of the area’s most prestigious award recognition events for local women.

Nine women were ...



Open Your Eyes to New Eyewear

Although it’s a corrective necessity for many, eyewear is also a fashion accessory. Like everything we wear, glasses communicate a lot about our personality. And like changes in fashion trends, glasses go through their own transitions in style.

Dustin Rowen, an optometric technician at Garland Vision Source (521 W. Garland ...


Kitchen Fix

If it’s true what they say – the kitchen is the heart of the home – then the holidays afford a splendid time to make that heart happy. From frivolous finds to practical presents, we’ve scouted around to compile a collection of goodies meant to make time in the kitchen ...


Aeolian Islands

From a distance, the island of Stromboli looked to be shrouded in clouds. Once we got closer, though, we saw they weren’t clouds at all.

Stomboli was leaking steam from its volcano.

And I thought, these volcano visits are getting to be a habit.

Years before, we’d driven around Mount ...


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