Published on Friday, January 31 2014 14:04
Keeping Lyons Fit! by Mary Chase
We are twenty plus days into 2014. Last year was quite a year for Lyons. Maybe along the way we weren’t able to do the things we wanted to because our daily survival in a flood ravaged town became our priority. So since life has now returned to as close of a normal daily life as possible, I have heard
Published on Thursday, January 30 2014 13:45
Roads Traveled With Linda L. Osmundson
I love “at sea” days aboard a ship. For the Sea of Cortez cruise, I decided against Bingo, pasta cooking, digital workshop, a movie, or more. My goal was to do nothing on those four days but relax, read, write, and listen or dance to music. Each day was similar to the first “at sea” day.
Published on Sunday, January 26 2014 10:01
It is common to pair an exercise routine with a plan to cut calories and improve eating habits. While this good old fashioned approach to getting in shape is a smart and healthy one, it’s important that your new diet provides adequate nutrition to fuel your exercise.
Food is your body’s energy source, and giving yourself a boost of energy before your
Published on Thursday, January 30 2014 12:58
Another week gone by, and we are getting some snow. We do need snow, but this year we are especially leery about the spring runoff. Work is going on in the rivers to block the water from homes and about town. A real worry!
GOOD NEWS FROM THE IRS: Mike Crumpert, the Lyons FEMA representative responded to my question: “I asked FEMA’S Individual Assistance Department to
Published on Thursday, January 23 2014 08:05
Another week gone by, and, our team, the BRONCOS ARE GOING TO THE SUPER BOWL! Most everyone is a fan of the Broncos, and are wishing them luck to win the Super Bowl. We will all be watching and wearing our orange. The only ones I know that have
Published on Thursday, January 30 2014 10:34
When family and friends gather together to watch the game, loading up the table with a variety of easy-to-grab, flavorful appetizers is a winning plan. After all, casual food and good times are what game day is all about.
In the world of appetizers, dip is king. From savory to sweet, this simple tailgating party addition can take on
Published on Sunday, January 19 2014 14:53
Each month, the Colorado Department of Agriculture features a different commodity to highlight the variety and quality of products grown, raised or processed in the state. This month, Colorado onions are featured in the Colorado Onion, Bacon & Tomato Jam recipe.
In 2012 Colorado produced more than 260 million pounds of onions, ranking the state 5th in the nation for onion production. Onions