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Rethinking a fatty dip to have a healthier side

Posted 1/15/2014 in Food

Is there a chip dip in the world that isn't wonderful? No matter what the flavor, at heart most are tubs of sour cream or melted cheese. Few foods are more satisfying.

'To the roof of Africa': Five family members celebrate New Year's Day by summiting the world's highest freestanding mountain

Posted 1/12/2014 in Community

Raising a champagne toast with tuxedoed friends at midnight is one way to usher in a new year. As is dazzling the neighborhood kids with fireworks before retiring to a cozy sofa with hot chocolate. But gulping for breath in thin, frigid air? Inching upward on leaden legs through shifting volcanic scree and then snow? In the dark? Who does that?

Southern Gardening: Avoid the seven deadly sins of gardening

Posted 1/12/2014 in Columns

Let's face it; it doesn't take much effort for our gardening minds to wander down imaginary garden paths.

 

Being Beautiful: Beauty tips for multi-tasking moms

Posted 1/12/2014 in Columns

We all know women are the ultimate multi-taskers, especially moms.

 

 

A Stone's throw: After the holidays

Posted 1/12/2014 in Columns

The tumult and the shouting have died. The three kings have departed. The holidays are over. Even epiphany. And I am let down.

 

 

Dream 365 announces award recipients

Posted 1/12/2014 in Community

Dream 365 announces its 2014 award recipients in association with the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration in Columbus Jan. 13-20. The awards are identified by three categories: Unsung Heroes, Oasis of Freedom and Justice, and Student Essay and Creative Arts.

 

 

Spring Life Enrichment courses at The W begin Jan. 27

Posted 1/12/2014 in Community

Mississippi University for Women's Office of Outreach and Innovation will offer 42 non-credit courses as part of its community Life Enrichment Program this spring.

 

 

The W's first Mock Trial team prepares for competition

Posted 1/12/2014 in Community

Mississippi University for Women now has a Mock Trial team, which will compete in regional competitions in February in Jackson.

 

 

Out and About for the week of January 12, 2014

Posted 1/12/2014 in Entertainment

The Golden Triangle is within easy traveling distance of some of the best entertainment in the South. Support arts and entertainment at home, and when you're on the road, these might pique your interest. Be aware that some venues add facility/convenience charges to ticket prices.

 

 

Community Calendar for the week of January 12, 2014

Posted 1/12/2014 in Entertainment

 

 

Adele Elliott: Fear of poetry

Posted 1/12/2014 in Columns

I made a list of subjects that I would not write about this week because I am sick of them.

 

Tennessee Williams Tribute preps play for state competition

Posted 1/8/2014 in Entertainment

When the curtain goes up on the Mississippi Theatre Festival in Vicksburg Jan. 16-19, Columbus will be represented in the competition for the first time, by a production from the Tennessee Williams Tribute Committee.

The yin and yang of comfort foods

Posted 1/8/2014 in Food

After the deep freeze the Golden Triangle has weathered since Sunday night, today's forecast near 40 degrees sounds downright balmy, doesn't it? Thank goodness that's over. When Jack Frost blows in on a polar vortex, we tend to hunker down with warm soups, chili and stews.

An easier, speedier way to eat more vegetables

Posted 1/8/2014 in Food

It's the same thing every year. We overindulge during the holidays, then make solemn (and quickly abandoned) promises to eat healthier and shed pounds in the new year.

Start with celery for a healthy, crunchy salad

Posted 1/8/2014 in Food

I know this will make me sound like some ultra-serious dieter -- which I'm not! -- but I love raw celery.

Dream 365: Week-long commemoration honors past, with eyes to the future

Posted 1/4/2014 in Community

"If you look at where we are today and we try to make plans for where we will go tomorrow, you have to remember how you got to where you are," said Learnard Dickerson. With the Rev. Tony Montgomery and Lavonne Harris, he is a co-founder of Dream 365, a now week-long commemoration in Columbus of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

 

Adele Elliott: Resolutions for everyone except me

Posted 1/4/2014 in Columns

Welcome to the New Year! I have made it clear that I adopt no resolutions for myself. But, really, don't you know a million people who could use improvement?

 

 

Out and About for the week of January 5, 2014

Posted 1/4/2014 in Entertainment

The Golden Triangle is within easy traveling distance of some of the best entertainment in the South. Support arts and entertainment at home, and when you're on the road, these might pique your interest. Be aware that some venues add facility/convenience charges to ticket prices.

 

 

Community Calendar for the week of January 5, 2014

Posted 1/4/2014 in Entertainment

 

The W's Dickey and Sherpa to be recognized at HEADWAE program

Posted 1/4/2014 in Community

Mississippi University for Women professor Shawn Dickey, and student Tshering Lama Sherpa, will be recognized at the Higher Education Appreciation Day, Working for Academic Excellence (HEADWAE) Tuesday, Feb. 18.

 

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