Surviving Natural Disasters

May 20, 2017

From hurricanes and floods to wildfires and tornadoes, learn what you need to do to protect yourself and your family from harm In 1992, as Hurricane Andrew barreled toward Florida, Robert Baltodano was the only member in his household awake when a television meteorologist—clearly shaken—urged people to take refuge. Robert took the warning seriously, rousing his family and herding them into a closet, as advised. The Nicaraguan family had been in the U.S. for 12 years, but had no idea how to prepare for the powerful storm—and their neighbors did not seem particularly concerned. “When the hurricane came, it shaved the roof off,” …

A Moving Example

May 20, 2017

Fitness instructor motivates seniors to stay in motion­—and have fun doing it June Kittay is not one to stand still for …

Seeing the Light: Treasures Around the House

May 20, 2017

Many people love traveling and foolishly believe anywhere other than where they currently are will produce better pictures than those …

Sea for Yourself: Take a Dip

May 20, 2017

Say “the Sunshine State” and most people know you are talking about Florida. But with more than 30 percent of …

Fire Up the Grill for Kabobs

Lamb Kabobs With Tzatziki 2 cups whole-milk Greek yogurt 2 tablespoons finely minced garlic (about 4 cloves) 1 tablespoon white wine vinegar 1/2 teaspoon sea salt, plus more to taste 1/4 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper 3 tablespoons …

Dig in to Creamy Cheesecake

Blueberry Key Lime Cheesecake Bars Nonstick cooking spray 30 vanilla cream-filled cookies 1/4 cup butter, melted 3 8-ounce packages cream cheese, softened 3/4 cup sugar 3/4 cup sour cream 1/3 cup Key lime juice 1 tablespoon Key lime …

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