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Adapting a heart-healthy lifestyle
February is American Heart Month, and some simple lifestyle changes can help to prevent heart attack or stroke, Jordy Kivett writes.
Time to peruse seed catalogs
If you want to grow particular varieties or unusual types of plants, you may only be able to find them in seed catalogs, Amy Ivy writes.
Trip to Portland makes lasting impression
Using city's composting, recycling system made columnist Jolene Wallace more mindful of each item that she needed to dispose of.
Gardens pretty with some snow
Snow on perennial garden is fresh and clean and seems to glow long after the sun has set, especially if the moon is out, Amy Ivy writes.
Read, travel, think gardens this winter
Use the off season to prepare for next year in the garden.
Mistletoe a parasite?
Jolene Wallace writes about where mistletoe comes from and how its tradition came about.
Bark and berries make great decorations
Picking natural, colorful items helps brighten winter days, Amy Ivy writes.
Plan ahead for home-grown holidays
This holiday season, give the gift of local agriculture, columnist Laurie Davis writes.
Boughs make natural decorations
Now that December is here, itâ€™s time to start gathering boughs and branches, berries and seed pods to decorate your home for winter and the holidays, writes columnist Amy Ivy.
Last call for bulbs
The relatively mild fall weather we've had has extended the planting season for spring flowering bulbs, Amy Ivy writes.
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