Articles by: Margie Kaplan

Summertime: Listen to the Music

Summertime: Listen to the Music

The temperatures are soaring and summer is in full swing. It’s not to late to make plans for a getaway and enjoy the sights and sounds of the season. Summer brings an abundance of music festivals on a small and grand scale. Maybe it’s an act at your local town[…]

by × July 20, 2017 ×

Summer Movies: Did you read the book?

Summer Movies: Did you read the book?

The summer movie season has arrived and with it comes many movies adapted for the big screen from some of the best books. Chances are you feel excited to see your favorite novel on the big screen. Will it be a fresh take or will you walk out feeling that you[…]

by × June 21, 2017 ×

Along the Road

Along the Road

Summertime and road trips go hand in hand… an ongoing love affair with the car and the open road. Long lazy days behind the wheel, an open agenda and a detour on the backroads. Or maybe a fixed destination, traveling the interstate, Point A to Point B. A trip down[…]

by × May 14, 2017 ×

There Is No Planet B

There Is No Planet B

Earth Day. As millions of people across the globe take pause and celebrate this planet we call home, let’s take the time to reflect on what we can do to make our planet a better place to live, not just today, but for future generations. Now, more than ever, the[…]

by × April 19, 2017 ×

Spring into Wellness

Spring into Wellness

Spring is a time of renewal and rejuvenation. The earth is waking up from its winter slumber and bursting alive. What better time to reset your personal goals and commitment to wellness. From nutrition and fitness to spiritual and mental health, we have the tools to help you get informed[…]

by × April 12, 2017 ×

Gardening Anywhere

Gardening Anywhere

Welcome Spring! The days are getting longer and the temps are warming after the last gasp of winter. Time to start thinking about cultivating the garden. Will it be food, flowers, both? Are you an urban gardener, have a sprawling backyard, a patch of dirt, or maybe a community garden[…]

by × March 22, 2017 ×

Contemporary Irish Authors

Contemporary Irish Authors

Just in time for St. Patrick’s Day, our focus this month is on the rich and complex history of the Irish culture. Known for it’s lush landscapes and long-standing cultural traditions, Ireland has produced some of the greatest writers of all times. That tradition continues to this day with contemporary[…]

by × March 8, 2017 ×

Which is Better: The Book or the Movie?

Which is Better: The Book or the Movie?

With award season in full swing, we thought we’d take a look at some books that are becoming movies in 2017. Will the script stay true to the book, or will they change the ending? Will the movie be cast exactly as we imagined, or will it be so much[…]

by × February 21, 2017 ×

A Valentine to the World

A Valentine to the World

Valentine’s Day – a celebration of love! An opportunity for us to connect with those we care most about. Rather than placing the emphasis on what gift you can give, why not focus on what you can give of yourself this time around. Love life for everything you already have,[…]

by × February 8, 2017 ×