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January 1, 2013

An Artsy New Year

The New Year often brings about hasty makeovers, resolutions that last about two weeks and restarted attempts at fresh perspectives. There’s a possible solution to failed resolutions: creativity. Free yourself from making a resolution for a…

CoMo Cool

Sleet storms and icy sidewalks and snowflakes that stay on our noses and windshields … these are not some of our favorite things. If you stop to think about it, though, there’s a lot to love about wintertime in Columbia, and we’ve put…

Fabulous Ways To Get Fit

With another year comes another resolution to lose those 10 pounds. Columbia, it’s time to get in shape. We found 23 fun ways to get fit that don’t involve endless hours on a treadmill. From rock-climbing to aerial yoga to dog-walking ―…

That’s Amore

What is a comfort food? We have all have heard the term, and we usually associate it with hearty foods cooked in the cold winter months to warm us up and keep us satiated. Merriam-Webster defines comfort food as “food prepared in a…

Essential Element

The research is clear: Folic acid is crucial for healthy pregnancies and babies. “There is no more important thing that a woman can do prior to conceiving than to make sure she is getting large quantities of folic acid in her diet,…

Meet Bleu’s New Chef

When Bleu Restaurant & Wine Bar opened its freshly renovated space at 811 E. Walnut St. last March, a new chef took his place on the line. The 32-year-old chef had arrived in Columbia from New Zealand the previous November and was…