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November, 2019

  • 11 November

    Arte Italia Makes for a Fun Date Destination

    Jackie Shelton and her boyfriend Clay at arte italia's "Neorealismo" exhibit

    By Jackie Shelton, Guest Contributor This season is so different from falls of the past: My kids are grown, my boyfriend’s kids are grown, and we find ourselves able to spend some time together on a weekend afternoon enjoying the abundant cultural opportunities that Reno has to offer. Which is …

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October, 2019

September, 2019

  • 30 September

    Modern Day Meltdowns


      If you’re like me, I was raised in the era of stern voices and spanking. Just the threat of the wooden spoon and we snapped into order. But what we know now begs for a different tactic on this discipline style. Spanking and yelling at kids teaches them that …

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August, 2019

  • 28 August

    Meet Me At The Starting Line: Journal Jog


    I have never really considered myself a runner.  I was a Division I soccer player so I’ve done plenty of running, don’t get me wrong, but I never considered myself a runner.  Like, I never went out and ran for fun.  My running was always combined with chasing a ball …

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  • 23 August

    Sunscreen Woes: What Now?


    Skin cancer is the #1 diagnosed cancer in the world, and we are all layering ourselves and our children in sunscreen these days trying to prevent them from this same future. And it’s all over the internet-the newest studies are showing the active ingredients in sunscreen are absorbed at high levels! …

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  • 15 August

    The Basics of Living Debt Free and Saving Money


    Eight years ago, I found out there were people out there who did not live with debt. Not only that, but these were people who actually SAVED money, or saved up for big purchases, and even put away money for retirement. Even more, these were people who were MY age. …

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