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John Aielli Unleashed

‘Eklektikos’ host goes eclectric again with new on-line and HD radio shows
by Gwen Gibson

Water Treatment Plant Four

Where’s the fire? (And do we have enough water to put it out?)
by Robert Singleton

The readers write

Out & About
The lowdown on what’s going on
Compiled by Whitney Angstadt

Want to give a priceless gift? Try giving your full attention
by Karen Kreps

Seeking Spirit
A gentle reminder of the shadow side
by Becca Hensley

More wonderings about parents, this time musician parents
by Lindsey Lane

December Family Events

Wonderful winter Roasted squash or pumpkin soup with cumin créme fraiche
by Clane Hayward
December Food Events

And now we paws for some expert advice
by Spike Gillespie
December Pet Events

In the Garden
The art of the garden is such a joyful pain
by Cecilia Nasti
December in the Garden
December Garden Events

Taking green mainstream. Shelter it green
by Marley Porter

Election 2006 and the environment: There is hope, but not for us
by Robert Singleton

December Environmental Events

Wheels: Hers
The 2007 Toyota FJ Cruiser
The rebirth of a legend
by Ann Guidry

Wheels: His
The 2007 Honda CR-V 2WD EX-L
A New Age man-mobile
by Ian Dille

Austin Originals
Established 1995
by Barbara Wray






Write While You Walk
A new way of looking at the same old path
by Melanie Alberts

Singing Out Loud-—With Your Body
Groovy dance classes offer great ways to stay in shape
by Spike Gillespie

The Buzz
Health, wellness & fitness activities abound
Compiled by Whitney Angstadt

Burn off calories before you burn through the buffet table
by Tam Thompson

Life’s highs bring your healthy lifestyle down-—then up again
by Darline Turner-Lee

Chocolate to spa for, a sweet treat for a sumptuous holiday
by Joanne Liu