This Month’s FEATURES

From Seed to Harvest

Be it in business, industry, politics or entertainment, America has produced some incredibly talented role models. Many started their careers with next to nothing, working their way up to the top, now enjoying the benefits of their hard-earned station in society. They now live in a revered place of honor—theirs is a world of fans […]

An Astrological New Year

It’s not like I plan my day around my horoscope, at least not my entire day, but I do like to check in to see what the stars have in store for me from time to time. I think we can all admit that we will sneak-a-peek at our scope while perusing the local newspaper. […]

Let There Be Light!

These days, as a supporter of the arts, I find myself extremely frustrated, again and again, with articles demeaning public support of the arts. A few years ago I took note of an editorial in The Oregonian that made the argument that “given budget constraints, the school system was right to allow arts instruction to […]




Roses and Winter Vegis

Q. Last spring, I planted nine shrub roses for a background barrier. … [Read More...]

Going Green in 2018

Congratulations! You survived another holidaze! We may be a little worse … [Read More...]

The Glory of California Wines

The New Year is upon us already—another year to savor and enjoy the many … [Read More...]


Take One Step, One Day at a Time to Better Health

Here we are again—a New Year and a new start for goals, aspirations and … [Read More...]

Are Bulging Discs Getting on Your Nerves?

If you are suffering from a pinched nerve or herniated disc, you know how … [Read More...]

A Popping Jaw Needs Attention

In fact, any sounds coming from the temporomandibular joints (TMJ) are … [Read More...]

Developmental Walking Difficulties: A Case Study

The day after I received my license to practice chiropractic, a frantic … [Read More...]


All Saints

Aww Shucks…or maybe just “I’m cool and I know it.” That’s always been how I … [Read More...]

Country & Western Music

Without question, one of the most popular forms of contemporary music, from … [Read More...]


2017 Lexus GS350 F Sport

A Premium Ride! Twenty-eight years ago, Toyota made a move that was a … [Read More...]

Know the SF 49ers?

If you would like a clue as to my age, I was in attendance at Kezar Stadium … [Read More...]

How My Family Learned We Are Republicans… By Accident

When my family left Brazil and moved to the United States – legally, of … [Read More...]

Cycle of Giving – A Veteran’s Mission

The infamous saying of “new year, new beginnings” rings true for many of … [Read More...]

Custom Foundations: The Best New Year’s Resolution

Do you wear a foundation? Are you correctly protecting your skin from the … [Read More...]