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10 genuinely surprising ways to save money on your weight-loss journey

With some careful planning and research, you can actually spend a lot less as you make your way on the path to weight loss and fitness. Here's how. Read more

Balancing Act: Help! It’s June and my kids have to be at a band concert/track meet/baseball game/school carnival/graduation party!

Leader: June is officially upon us, and, as you know, I like to gather this time of year for a group wellness check. June can be an exciting, but chaotic and unsettling month for parents. Read more

The Conversation: Divorced dads often dissed by schools

One father with younger children said he didn't find out about a play his son was in until “only 30 minutes before it started.” Read more

Minnesota man trekking to Arctic Ocean — on a stand-up paddleboard

Jared Munch is bound for James Bay on the Arctic Ocean. He'll be paddling there. On a stand-up paddleboard. Read more

Does hitting the snooze button really help you feel better?

To sleep or to snooze? You probably know the answer, but you don’t prefer it. Read more

Go to Boise for its arts scene? Yep! The booming city is undergoing a cultural renaissance

"We have an underground culture that is underappreciated. We have great food, healthy and athletic people, educated people, people who are dreamers. It's a shame the nation doesn't know what Boise has to share with the rest of the world." Read more