hockessincommunitynews.com http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20121102/LIFESTYLE/121109944/1636/LIFESTYLE hockessincommunitynews.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:10:48 +0000 Home Help: Perk up your home with patterns http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429996/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Mon, 21 Apr 2014 02:01:00 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140421/NEWS/140429996/1636/LIFESTYLE Give your home an energy shot this spring with bright colors and bold patterns.
"Patterns are hot, hot, hot," said Cathie Pliess, program coordinator of design for The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale and a certified interior designer. "Look for oversized patterns in bold colors on a white background."
Spring design is trending to naturals - florals, ethnic patterns, textures. "We are all so tied to the digital world that we crave spaces reminding us of the organic [...]]]>
Adorable Easter Treats to Make with Kids http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140420/NEWS/304209974/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:27:16 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140420/NEWS/304209974/1636/LIFESTYLE Easter Candy and Chocolates: Our Favorites http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140419/NEWS/304199971/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:26:37 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140419/NEWS/304199971/1636/LIFESTYLE Healthy Easter Brunch Recipes http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140419/NEWS/304199975/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:25:51 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140419/NEWS/304199975/1636/LIFESTYLE Keep Your Sight Safe http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140419/NEWS/304199973/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:25:51 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140419/NEWS/304199973/1636/LIFESTYLE Keep Your Sight Safe http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140419/NEWS/304199974/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Sat, 19 Apr 2014 23:25:51 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140419/NEWS/304199974/1636/LIFESTYLE Selecting and Caring for Your Easter Lily http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140418/NEWS/304189938/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Sat, 19 Apr 2014 05:25:42 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140418/NEWS/304189938/1636/LIFESTYLE Health Watch: Learn more about shingles http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419849/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Fri, 18 Apr 2014 02:01:00 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140418/NEWS/140419849/1636/LIFESTYLE Larry Bowa may be known for his baseball prowess and fiery personality, but in June 2013, the two-time Golden Glove-winner was stopped in his tracks by a case of shingles, which he says caused him some of the worst pain of his life. Bowa said the pain he felt was so intense he could barely walk, originally leading him to think he had injured his back. But his MRI came back negative, and he received instead an unexpected diagnosis of shingles.
"I was a professional athlete [...]]]>
CSA: Questions to Ask Before Joining http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/304169935/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:31:03 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/304169935/1636/LIFESTYLE How to Make Spaghetti Squash Noodles http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/304169937/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:30:21 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/304169937/1636/LIFESTYLE Spaghetti Squash Noodles, Four Ways http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/304169936/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:30:21 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/304169936/1636/LIFESTYLE Wine Talk: When in Beaune http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419718/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:38:05 +0000 By Robert Whitley Creators Syndicate http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419718/1636/LIFESTYLE The center of the village, around Place Carnot, is lined with shops pedaling gourmet food products, as well as the latest fashions from Paris, a couple of hours to the north.
From early spring through the annual Hospices de Beaune wine auction in late November, the cobblestone streets are clogged with [...]]]>
Flexible Fitness: You can improve your balance http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419735/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:06:46 +0000 By Kate Gebski and Rhonda Salvo More Content Now http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419735/1636/LIFESTYLE Just about everything you do in your daily life, whether for work or [...]]]> Jim Hillibish: Tips for your Easter ham http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419736/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:57:42 +0000 By Jim Hillibish More Content Now http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419736/1636/LIFESTYLE USDA national retail prices are $3.38 per pound for boneless and $1.82 for bone-in. This compares with $3.17 and $1.94 for last year. You'll find a wide selection in most stores and some confusing labels to decipher.
GRADES OF HAM
Ham: This is the top grade with no added water.
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Family Matters: When you teach to give, you get so much more http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419737/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:36:00 +0000 By Diana Boggia More Content Now http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419737/1636/LIFESTYLE Those who are raised with giving and philanthropic projects grow to become heartfelt givers. Children across the country are finding ways to lend a hand, dedicate their time, raise money and make a difference. They learn that one person can, in fact, make a big impact. Consider the benefits of raising a child to give, because they are our future generation of [...]]]> Dear Monty: Selling a nice home in a distressed neighborhood http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419808/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:01:00 +0000 By Richard Montgomery More Content Now http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419808/1636/LIFESTYLE Monty's answer: Hello, Ashley, and thanks for your question, and thanks for sending me your address. I was able to see your home from aerial photos on an Internet map. You are fortunate to have some mature vegetation and trees to provide a partial shield. A risk in homeownership is the [...]]]> Lost in Suburbia: Caution - wide load http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419811/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:01:00 +0000 By Tracy Beckerman More Content Now http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140416/NEWS/140419811/1636/LIFESTYLE He just blinked at me. I thought that maybe the lights at the car dealership were blinding him and that's why he was blinking. I was fairly sure it had nothing to do with my question.
"I mean, it is a big car and I might look big by association, you know?" I clarified.
He blinked again. They were obviously some really bright lights.
"Although " I continued. "Since the car is so big, I actually might look smaller in comparison. [...]]]>
A Healthier Passover Table http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/304159924/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:26:41 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/304159924/1636/LIFESTYLE Can Yoga Hurt Your Body? http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/304159923/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:26:41 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/304159923/1636/LIFESTYLE Conquering Chronic Depression http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/304159922/1636/LIFESTYLE?rssfeed=true Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:26:41 +0000 http://www.hockessincommunitynews.com/article/20140415/NEWS/304159922/1636/LIFESTYLE