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Explorer file photo, Swiss chard is identifiable by its large leaves and celery-like stalks, which grow in a multitude of colors.
Neil Sprackling, president of U.S. Life and Health at Swiss Re, urges millennials to obtain life insurance to protect loved ones from assuming their debt. (NAPS)
Swiss chard doesn’t usually win popularity contests in the produce world.
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(BPT) - Between busy schedules and family member’s picky eating habits, it’s easy to fall into a cooking rut where you’re preparing the same five recipes every week. Break out of this cycle with a few easy tips that will have you exploring new flavors in no time.
(BPT) - The great outdoors begs to be explored this summer. From week-long camping trips to spending an afternoon at the park with the kids, there’s so much to see and do during the warm weather months that it may be hard to choose where to start.
(NAPSI)—Shana will graduate this spring with a business degree and a ton of student loan debt. She’s not alone; on average, today’s college graduate will carry nearly $30,000 of debt into the “real” world. Total student loan debt in the U.S. is now more than $1.2 trillion and climbing at a time when the economy isn’t helping much.
Which will be cherished now and for generations: A power tool? A vacuum? A plasma TV? Or that perfect piece of fine jewelry or unique timepiece? Why not make their heart pound with a gift from McGuire’s Jewelers that will last a lifetime!
Up until yesterday, Nov. 18, the small Oro Valley biotech firm operated somewhat in the shadow of its multi-national neighbors.
(NAPSI)—Many vegetables and flowers, especially annuals, can be sown as seeds directly into the garden. Not only can “growing your own” save gardeners money on tasty produce and colorful flowers, it can be a great way to introduce children to gardening.
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Arizona is not like most states. The seasons are not on schedule. Arizona barely has a fall, winter is mild, and spring is short-lived. That means planting can be tough for most gardeners.
The Marana Farmer's Market is looking for new vendors. For more information, visit the website at http://communityfoodbank.com/wp-content/uploads/2007/02/WEB_farm-stand-vendor-flyer-2011.pdf.
Up until recently, the small Oro Valley biotech firm Integrated Biomolecule Corp., operated somewhat in the shadow of its multi-national neighbors.
(BPT) - Football parties, back-to-school cook outs, Halloween celebrations and cooler temperatures – there’s so many reasons to plan a fun fall gathering at your house, or spontaneously invite your friends over for the afternoon. No matter if they’re planned or spur-of-the-moment, you can host a fall gathering without doing a lot of work.
(BPT) - With school bells ringing across the country, parents are adjusting to new schedules and planning lunches and snacks accordingly. Fortunately, providing kids with nutritious foods doesn’t have to be a time-consuming task – and your kids will be thrilled with your new mealtime creativity.
(NewsUSA) - You can thank Richard Nixon for all the presents about to come the way of American dads.
(NAPSI)—Most people have some kind of insurance to provide financial protection for their car, their home or their health. And this insurance covers the things we hope never happen, such as a tree falling through the window after a particularly windy storm. But did you know that in the U.S. we also have insurance for acts of terrorism?
Recently, QuikTrip gas station officially launched its national made-to-order kitchen menu during an invite-only event, held at the company’s newest location in Tucson.
There may be some credence to the old saying that “beauty comes from within.” Scientific research shows that the appearance of your largest, most visible organ -- your skin -- can be directly affected by the vitamins, nutrients and minerals you feed your body.
The normally bustling shopping center at the southeast corner of Ina and Oracle roads remained strangely quiet Monday morning following the attempted assassination of U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords there two days prior.
He painted a bright picture for the future of Oro Valley-based Ventana Medical Systems.
(Family Features) Experimentation seems to be the key to a great garden. Where one plant thrives, its neighbor can simply wither away. So, how's a gardener to know what plants to buy from year-to-year? The All-American Selections designation is designed to take some of the guesswork out of gardening.