I have a confession. The thought of going to the dentist makes tends to make my blood run cold. I don’t know if it’s due to bad childhood experiences or a vivid imagination. But the sights, smells, and sounds of the dentist office make me want to hide under my bed. But it’s true that the only thing worse than going to the dentist is not going—since small issues can become big ones if left ignored. I’m happy to report this dental weenie finally recently found a dentist who exp
SOME BELIEVE THAT HUMANS HAVE BEEN DRINKING COFFEE SINCE THE 15TH CENTURY. OTHERS SAY THE 16TH. APOCRYPHAL STORIES CLAIM WE STARTED IN THE 9TH CENTURY. STILL MORE PURPORT THAT THE LATE 500S A.D. GAVE BIRTH TO COFFEE. IT’S BEEN HISTORICALLY BOTH CONSUMED AND FORBIDDEN ON RELIGIOUS GROUNDS, AND—AS SOME MIGHT BE ASHAMED TO ADMIT—IS PROBABLY AS CLOSE TO A MODERN RELIGIOUS PRACTICE AS MILLIONS OF PEOPLE GET EACH AND EVERY MORNING IN KITCHENS, BREAK ROOMS, AND COFFEE SHOPS ALL OVER
Your kitchen is the heartbeat of your home—a place to spend time together, share dreams, learn lessons, and create life-long memories. And the master bath is your personal oasis—a welcomed retreat from a hectic world. Whether you’re planning to remodel or going for a simple refresh, keeping an eye on what’s trending never hurts. CABINETRY can make or break the look, feel, and function of your kitchen. Sleek designs and painted versus stained wood cabinetry continue to rule in
WHOEVER SAID EGG HUNTS AND EASTER PARTIES WERE JUST FOR KIDS? WITH A LITTLE FORETHOUGHT, YOU CAN PLAN AN EASTER THEMED AFTERNOON PARTY THAT’S FUN FOR EVERY BUNNY. Designate different hunting areas for different ages or stagger hunt times throughout the party, so adults and older kids can have a more challenging hunt and little ones will have it easier. Buy plenty of inexpensive Easter baskets (or bags) and set up a station where guests can decorate their own before the hunt.
Regardless of your reasoning, there are probably some areas on your body where you just don’t want hair. Fortunately, laser hair removal methods have advanced at light speed since they were FDA approved in the 1990s. While early hair-removal lasers were often slow, painful, and designed generally for people with dark hair and light skin, today’s lasers work on anyone, and can remove hair from any part of the body. The best option for you depends on your specific skin and hair
This month, take the time to explore surprising flavor combinations that you may not turn to very often. A mixture of new and familiar foods can take your next dinner or sweet moment to a new level! Which one will you make first? LEEK, PARSNIP, AND BACON PUFF TART MAKES: 1 TART | TIME: 70 MINUTES ingredients: 4 slices bacon, cooked crisp and chopped 21⁄2 cups peeled and cubed parsnips (1⁄2 to 3⁄4 inch) 1⁄2 tablespoon + 1 teaspoon olive oil 1⁄4 teaspoon + a pinch of salt1⁄4 te
The allure of smooth, clear, supple skin is undeniable.Unfortunately, not all of us are blessed with naturally beautiful skin, and as we age, let’s just say it takes a bit of maintenance. Luckily, modern breakthroughs are enabling nearly all of us to enjoy great looking skin in any season of life. ANTI-AGING RF MICRONEEDLING Microneedling has received a makeover. This minimally invasive treatment uses micro-fine needles to puncture the skin, triggering the body’s wound healin
This question says as much as it asks. It suggests that the god who can prevent something awful, will always do so. It is often asked critically to prove God is either incapable or unwilling to prevent evil, calling into question the trustworthiness of such a god. But notice the change in tone when we ask each other the same kind of question about a catastrophic event. “Where were you when JFK was assassinated?” or “Where were you on 9/11?” We do not expect fellow finite bein