Flower Power — Everything’s Coming up Roses

“What's in a name?  That which we call a rose; By any other name would smell as sweet.” William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet, Act 2 Scene 2     No other flower throughout history has garnered as much attention as the rose. The rose has been a symbol of love, beauty, war, and politics.  According to fossil […]

Simply Saturday — Lifestlye Tips to Ward off Breast Cancer

It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and aside from doing my usualy self-exam and having regular mammograms, I think I need to fine-tune my habits and lifestyle for prevention.  The Mayo Clinic has some great information regarding lifestyle habits that I’m putting into action. 1.  Limit alcohol. A link exists between alcohol consumption and breast cancer. […]