New Hampshire Magazine - July 2010

The Power of O

Can you find the secret to happiness on daytime TV?If you tune in to “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” you know the eponymous host gives lots of advice. Exercise. Diet. De-clutter your home. Read books. Buy leopard flats. On and on.…

Natural Wonders

Sally Cornwall loves the simple nature that is in her back yard. The Wolfeboro potter has spent the past 20 years sharing her love of natural science by teaching area school kids with demonstrations, classes and excursions. She also expresses…

Profiles in Caring

So many seniors do good deeds — we recognize a few of them“Everybody’s got a little angel operating in them . . . Surely you know that.” — Bing Crosby in the 1954 movie “White Christmas”It’s easy to be cynical,…

Child Caring

The ABCs of pediatric screening.Most parents fret over their child’s well-being — it’s natural. We want our kids to have a carefree childhood filled with health and happiness and simple pleasures, like making mud pies on a summer’s day. Then,…

Word of Mouth

If you want a healthy body, be sure you have healthy teeth and gums.Many of us occasionally let our floss container gather dust or skip a dental cleaning because we are busy or tired or have other things we’d rather…

What a Cream Puff!

This versatile pâte à choux makes eclairs and beignets, too.Making cream puffs only takes about 10 minutes to prepare. The recipe is simple and the technique is unique, to say the least. The cream puff batter, or pâte à choux,…

Promises
 Promises

Here's the word on
delivering the goods.Ever been to a restaurant that let you down? They made grand implied promises, but didn't deliver - whether it was a specific menu item that was less glorious than its poetic description or worse,…

Mesmerizing Koi Ponds

Building a Koi pond will add a sophisticated touch of beauty and a feeling of serenity to your backyard — and the colorful fish just might bring a little luck, too.Whether or not they are poised to replace the traditional…

Enchanting Place

Where fairy tales - and dreams of a magical meal - come true.If you ever imagined what Grandmother's House in "Little Red Riding Hood" looked like, it no doubt was much like the house shown here. Though it's a real…