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Holland Bound: Part 2

When last you saw us, we were about to drive to the beach on Day 1. I wanted a free beach since our afternoon timing was restricted. It was steamy ‘inland’, but in true Lake Michigan fashion, it was cooler by the shore. Couple that with our mere three hours free, clouds, and a breeze,… Continue reading Holland Bound: Part 2

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Photo Challenge: Corner

Dear Walgreen’s: I found your literal corner of Happy & Healthy. Just east of UW-Stout’s campus in Menomonie, WI, across the Red Cedar River on 29, I encountered exercise equipment donated by Mayo Clinic at Riverside Park. It was fun and a very interesting find. Sincerely, Me What a completely random place to plunk health-promoting… Continue reading Photo Challenge: Corner

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Creating a Culture: Active as a Family

My husband and I have taken stances and made cognizant efforts to pull back. The Joneses aren’t bad … I’ve just seen what suburban Joneses have –large houses, large mortgage, fancy cars, fancy car payments, kids in sports, parents constantly at sports– and don’t want it. It’s a turn-off to have my head cut off,… Continue reading Creating a Culture: Active as a Family