Tag Archive: lifestyle

Jul 11 2015

Urban Pastoral Exhibit Opens Sat.

Gallery Main Street will open its new “Urban Pastoral” exhibit Saturday, July 11 with a reception at the Gallery, 110 W. Erwin St., from 5:30 to 8 p.m. More than a dozen pieces will hang in the exhibit, which will remain in the Gallery through Sept. 5. “This exhibit will include a new, interactive feature …

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Jun 04 2013

Money still can’t buy happiness: And we finally have a nation that’s taking that reality to heart.

What makes us happy? In America, we’ve been asking this question ever since 1776, the year we declared for “life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.” Back then, Americans seeking more happiness had little more than guesswork to go by. Now we have help: a new science of happiness with years of research findings behind …

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May 25 2013

Poodles and purpose: Pets create quality of life we live for

My grandmother recently made the transition from living alone to a nursing home. She will be 93 years old this month. My family credits her toy poodle, Mittzy, with helping her remain in her home as long as she did. After my grandpa died, Mittzy became my grandma’s single responsibility, and more importantly her purpose. …

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