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© Peach_BigStockPhoto, Bigstock.comA Former Hacker’s Guide to Boost Your Online Security - A man who once ran a website that prosecutors called the Amazon of stolen identity information offers his tips on the best ways boost your online security.
Public DomainWhen Hitchcock’s The Birds Became Real - Alfred Hitchcock once said, “The Birds could be the most terrifying motion picture I have ever made.”
© Daisy Daisy, Bigstock.comPossible Guardianship or Conservatorship in Your Future? Plan Ahead with A Durable Power of Attorney - Seeking guardianship or conservatorship for who can't tend to their own needs? It's a long process. Plan ahead with a durable power of attorney.
Photo courtesy Barbara Zuck/A-ZActivityCards.comA-Z Activity Cards Helping Heart-to-Heart Conversations - Music therapist Barbara Zuck created A-Z Activity Cards to help enrich communication for elderly residents in a variety of care situations.
Marilyn Monroe Fashion Interlude - For a brief moment, I savored the notion that anything about me could have inhabited the same stratosphere as Marilyn Monroe.
Addicted to Golf: Putt-Putt Memories - Putt-putt is a game for all: short, tall, big, or small. It requires no feats of strength, no limbering up beforehand, and you can play with a drink in hand.
© G. Johnston Photohoto, Bigstock.com.Marsh Madness: Grab the Binocs and Head to Idaho Wetlands - April and May are terrific months to visit wetlands, which host native and migratory birds, resident mammals, insects, amphibians, and reptiles.
Heroes and Horses: A Healing Combination for Veterans - Heroes and Horses is changing the lives of veterans through hard work, new skills, wholesome eating, mediation, reflection, and the healing power of horses.
Piano teacher LeNell Griffin teaches a lifelong love for music - LeNell Griffin is the kind of person who keeps a promise. She recalls how an epiphany struck in junior high school as she watched a pianist perform.
Boise Senior Softball Booming - “After starting a 50+ league, we opened a 65+ league, and last year a 70+ league," says Randy Mansell, President of the Boise Senior Softball Association.
Scent-Sational Retirement Plans for Lavender Lovers - With retirement pending, three Idaho couples — all lavender lovers — started lavender farms, growing hardy shrubs prized for their culinary and medicinal uses.
Publisher Letter: Switchbacks - A switchback can be a good metaphor for life—you struggle on the uphill climb with all its precarious turns, but eventually you hit smooth coasting headed home.