Movies

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Movie Review: The Book of Life

Voices of:  Zoe Saldana   Diego Luna   Channing Tatum   Kate del Castillo   Ron Perlman   Ice Cube There is little not to like about this colorful animation that kids will love and adults will be entertained by.  It’s directed by Jorge Gutierrez, who has … read more

Books

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Hitting The Oregon Trail

A really intersting cookbook that I picked up in Oregon a few years back is The Oregon Trail Cookbook written by Scott Morris and edited by Tamara Omtvedt and Kirsten Bespalec.  Not only does it have some great sections on … read more

Health

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CrossFit Tidal Wave: Proving That Less is More

By Kimber Fountain, Photos by Christa Schreckengost Although the explosion of CrossFit onto the News Feeds of Facebook users everywhere is a relatively recent phenomenon, the concept began back in the early 2000s as what can easily be classified as an … read more

DVDs

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DVD Review: Into the Storm

Starring Richard Armitage, Sarah Wayne Callies, Matt Walsh, Max Deacon, Nathan Kress ​This might just be the summer’s most guilty pleasure. If you are going to 1-up 1996’s Twister, I guess this is the way to do it. Shot like a … read more