February March 2024 Issue

    MSN 403 February March 2024 Issue

    Articles Found in This Issue

    Stack of Money
    Montana Transfer of Wealth Study - Today, money continues to leave Montana through generational wealth.
    Doctor and patient
    5 Things Experts Say You Should Stop Doing if You’re Over 50 - Granted, some of these tips are things you shouldn’t do at any age, but they’re that much more important to take care of over 50. Here are five of them.
    Cape Cod Fish Chowder
    Shelby’s Cape Cod Fish Chowder - It’s soup time! This soup is hearty, healthy, fun to make, and absolutely delicious.
    Senior with many remotes.
    Top TV Remotes for Elderly Seniors - Most modern TV remotes—that come with dozens of unnecessary buttons—can be confusing for anyone to operate, but can be especially challenging for elderly seniors.
    Weapon of Choice - This was my first step towards climbing, for me, the Mt. Everest that is puzzle solving with my limited spatial abilities.
    Nike Storefront
    The Fascinating History of the Nike Swoosh - The Nike “Swoosh” symbol is so well recognized worldwide that it can stand alone without naming the Oregon sports-apparel empire.
    Champagne and gambling chips.
    Bus 96 to Atlantic City - becoming a tour bus escort felt like a way to merge those skills with travel
    People in old car
    Strategies for Thriving - Family caregivers provide practical assistance and enhance the quality of life for frail seniors who might otherwise require placement in a long-term care facility.
    Exasperated man
    6 Reasons Why You Should Take Your Mental Health Seriously - Many people underestimate the impact that mental illness can have on an individual or family.
    Red farm house
    Advice From a Farm Wife - Some straight forward advice from a farm-wife.
    Flying goose
    Love is Purrs, Nibbles, and Pecks - I devote this column to exploring the various ways our pets show their love to each other and to us.
    St. Patrick's Well
    St. Patrick Spoke to Us at a Spring in an Irish Field of Sheep - St. Patrick, primary patron saint of Ireland, took on profound meaning when we walked in his footsteps, kneeled in his first church in Ireland, drew water from his well, and breathed in his centuries old Evangelism.
    House with lights on at night.
    Hints for Homeowners: Keep Power Bills Down - Here are some simple steps you can take to help keep monthly power bills down.
    Janis Joplin mural
    Janis Joplin: Revenge of the Nerd - Just weeks before her untimely death in 1970, singer Janis Joplin made one final journey back to her native Port Arthur, Texas...
    Shores of Ireland.
    Ireland: Bog Bodies to Pookas - When my daughters were college age, I arranged for the three of us to go on a trip together.
    Dogs in the snow.
    Sibling Revelry - They want to know if they are from the same litter, and that answer is, no. But are they siblings? Yes, most definitely.
    Older driver.
    Keeping Older Drivers Safe on the Road - Here are some recommendations by driving rehabilitation specialists that work with older drivers.
    Barbra Streisand
    The Way We Were: Barbra Streisand - Please, God, let Barbra Streisand sing one of my songs.
    Empty purse
    The Black Hole - At our house, it’s called the “black hole.” Rather, that is what my husband calls it.
    Scary Hacker
    What You Need to Know About Social Security Scams - What better way to get someone’s Social Security number than by pretending to be from the Social Security Administration (SSA)?
    Close up of older man
    I Can See Clearly Now - He put me through a series of tests then said, “No wonder you can’t see. You’re blind.”
    Barry Ferst
    Through the Looking Glass: Helena’s Curiosity Shop - Tucked away between a pawn shop and a nail salon in the heart of Last Chance Gulch in Helena resides one of the most unusual little shops you’re likely to run across in Montana.
    Owen Robinson
    Owen Robinson: A Personal Approach to Strengthening a Community - Owen Robinson has chosen to give to his Montana community his entire adult life.
    Montana Printer.
    Montana Printer Leaves Legacy with University of Montana - World-renowned fine arts bookmaker and letterpress printer Peter Koch has recently helped inaugurate a printing arts program at the University of Montana in Missoula.