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December 2017

Q: My partner often feels I don’t react to events in his life as a supportive partner. He believes that when he is excited about something or happy about an upcoming event, I should be just as happy as he is, and express myself that way to support him. I …

Half of American adults make New Year’s resolutions, according to a Marist poll. Some resolve to try harder at current endeavors. Others resolve to try new things. New Year’s resolutions generally ask us to consider whether we need to be firmer or to be more flexible. A good life requires …

Back in September, the Tower District got The Revue back – sort of. It wasn’t The Revue that had been a fixture on Olive Avenue for years, but a new, updated coffee shop (with the old name) run by the owners of the ice cream shop Ampersand and Lanna Coffee. …

The Instant Pot was one of the hottest kitchen appliances sold this holiday season. Sales of this trendy pressure cooker broke records, with some stores running out of pots. And while the Instant Pot has created an almost cult-like following among its fans, some who call themselves Potheads, others are …

Four central San Joaquin Valley agencies are highlighting pets for adoption: the CCSPCA 559-233-7722 ext. 119; Cat House on the Kings: 559-222-0228; Second Chance Animal Shelter in Selma: 559-896-7227 or http://www.2ndchanceanimalshelter.org; and Fresno Humane Animal Services: www.fresnohumane.org. Check back every week for more furry friends. Source link

On Dec. 8 The Sacramento Bee ran a story on the death of an 8-week old puppy from poisoning by ingesting a “death cap” mushroom (Amanita phalloides) growing in its owners’ lawn. Amanita phalloides can be found anywhere that oak trees, especially live oaks, grow. Last year’s wet winter has …

Central San Joaquin Valley pet owners share favorite photos of their favorite pets. Send your photos to pets@fresnobee.com to be included in the print and online Fresno Bee. Previous Pet Pix: Dec. 21 Dec. 14 Dec. 7 Nov. 30 Nov. 23 Source link

Dear Helaine and Joe: I have a painting with a lot of character that hangs in my office. The painting is 4-by-2 feet with a 3 1/2-inch gold colored wooden frame. It is a lighted black velvet painting signed with the name “Ashbrook” in the lower left corner. I would …

With a new year just around the corner, many homeowners are resolving to clean out their closets and do what it takes to stay organized. But not everyone has the knowledge and tools it takes to keep clutter at bay for the long haul. And some people find it’s worth …

If January is a time for projection and setting goals, the last month of the year is often a time of introspection. We re-evaluate our relationships, we reassess our careers and we think about what we’ve achieved and what we could have done better. Here, we take a look back …