You know that calcium is good for your bones, but it turns out that potassium may be just as important. Here’s why: A drop in hormone levels as you age often causes bone loss, and acid levels in blood can leach calcium fromRead More
ShopSmart, a consumer products magazine published by Consumer Reports, buys all manner of products to try, test and evaluate for readers. Since it accepts no free samples and doesn’t accept money from manufacturers, the product reviews can be considered accurate and honestRead More
Pick radishes that are deep in color with solid roots.
It’s Earth Day (although some would say that it should really be Earth Month), and time to think about little things you can do in the spirit of “reduce, reuse, recycle.” Well, here’s an idea that will help reduce waste, clean out your closet, and give youRead More
Yes, it’s been fun, but the Springfield Makeover Team tour is coming to a close — and this weekend is your last chance to see them in action for a while. Starting tomorrow and on Sunday they’ll be at Rio Ranch stores in Banning, Chino, Fontana, Riverside, PerrisRead More
Growing tomatoes can be a bittersweet experience, literally. The plants are easy to grow, but getting those delicious tomatoes to develop and ripen often isn’t easy. A new app called “Tomato MD” has been developed to help gardeners identify and treat whatever is ailing theirRead More