Archive for October, 2016

ARTful Happenings October 2016


Through December 4
MOCRA; 3700 West Pine Mall on St. Louis University campus; for info, call 314-977-7170 or visit www.slu.edu/mocra.

October 1-27
Art St. Louis; for info, visit www.artstlouis.org.

October 2-28
Work by three winners of U.City’s plei air event; The Gallery of University City Public Library, 6701 Delmar; reception October […]

Healthy Planet Happenings

October 1, 3
The National MLK Streets Initiative
Airs on KNLC Channel 24 10/01 at noon and KNLC Renewable Energy Channel Channel 24-2 10/03 at 8:00 p.m. Host Don Fitz and guests Melvin White, Andre Blunt and Robert A. Powell discuss how the Beloved Streets of America vision started and how it has received support. They explore […]

Love Your Garden To Help It Grow

By Linda Wiggen Kraft

Most gardeners love their plants, but do we realize that plants respond to that love and grow accordingly? Of course plants respond to the usual love and care that gardeners provide. As more is discovered about the wisdom of soil, plants and the ecosystem of connections, we can respond with better care. […]

Perspective: Consider the Environment in the Race For Missouri Governor

By Kathleen Logan Smith

When environmentalists look at candidates for the next Missouri governor, they could face quite a dilemma. Neither major party candidate distinguishes himself in care of our land, air and water.

Republicans have certainly been no friend of the environment – they tried to defeat efforts to create a 42-acre state park on the […]

Solutions For Stress – The Functional Medicine Way

By Dr. Amy Davis, MD

We experience stress in various ways. Injuries, infections, allergies, sleep, work, diet, toxins and then there is LIFE!

Throughout our lives we are bombarded with stressful events, good and bad. Even exciting events can be stressful for your body – like a wedding or new baby. Difficult experiences result in emotions like […]

The Art of Relating: Addiction and Your Relationship

By Christine Kniffen, MSW, LCSW

Now accepting Insurance
visit www.ChristineKniffen.com

Don’t miss The Art of Relating on blogtalkradio
Featured show for October
“Autumn Romance: Stories and Portraits of Love after 50”

A recent national study found that approximately 21 percent of Americans experienced at least one alcohol related problem in the prior year, and roughly 1 in 3 Americans […]

Why Do Seniors Count?

Vote YES on Proposition S on Nov. 8

As 10,000 Baby Boomers turn 65 each day nationally, taking a critical look at the funding for and sources of senior services is imperative. Especially in the three county St. Louis metropolitan region (St. Charles County, St. Louis County, and the City of St. Louis), where 22% of […]