Category: Lifestyle

LIFE-1020-Beverly column

Column: Farmers market 101

Commentary by Beverly Randolph It’s farmers market time, which means fresh vegetables, fruits, jams and all kinds of savory delights are competing for our senses. Below are tips to make your sensory overload an...

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Column: Growing for flavor, not quantity

Commentary by Stephanie Sullivan Our neighbors are probably questioning the incriminating glow of ultraviolet lights coming from our basement windows. If they think we’re trying to grow our bank account through illicit means, I...

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Column: What’s on your bucket list?

Commentary by Lorene Burkhart At a recent gathering of friends, all ages and we shared our bucket lists or if you could do anything in the world, what would it be? Four of the...

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Column: Finding your purpose

Commentary by Lorene Burkhart As our population ages and the number of people reaching their 80th birthdays and beyond continues to climb, we find ourselves faced with new challenges and what to do with...

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Column: Aging: The new place

Commentary by Lorene Burkhart After the sorting and weeping, it’s time to move on to the new, smaller residence.  This might be an apartment with no extra services (more likely chosen by the 70-75...

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Column: Aging issues: Go through your items

Commentary by Lorene Burkhart This is the third in a series of articles about the trauma of downsizing and making decisions about what to save and what to share. Facing a lifetime accumulation of...

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Column: Finding a job through networking

Commentary by Beverly Randolph To be part of the 80 percent, incorporate my suggestions for the next three weeks into your networking efforts.  To begin, lessen your fear and gain confidence first by researching...

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Column: Aging: To share or save?

Commentary by Lorene Burkhart   We previously discussed making the decision to downsize, acknowledging that it can be a gut-wrenching experience. Now that the decision has been made, it’s time to tackle the distribution...

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Column: Aging: Preparing for the later years

Commentary by Lorene Burkhart As the clock ticks and the eighth decade approaches, elderly individuals and their families realize that painful decisions are on the horizon. Singles may be experiencing loneliness. One or both...