• ALACAZEM 2015.07.30

    2 days ago.

    July 30 to August 6, 2015  Visible planets: Morning: none  Evening: Mercury, Venus, Jupiter Once in a Blue Moon… “The phrase “once in a blue moon” dates back 400 years and originally meant a rare of dubious event. In the…

  • Your Inner Athlete: Truth About Mental Toughness & Peak Performance

    2 days ago.

    Dr. Haley Perlus continues with her weekly tips to empower “Your Inner Athlete,” below: Picture this, I’m 12 years old competing at the Whistler Cup (considered the junior, junior World Alpine Ski Racing Championship). Just before I make my way…

  • Veggies to Eat Raw for Maximum Benies

    6 days ago.

    We’ve heard it all more than once. Which veggies to eat and why. And we’ve, ahem, swallowed those messages whole to great health benefits. But is the way you are preparing those veggies, particularly the cruciferous variety, giving you the biggest…

  • ALACAZEM 2015.07.23

    1 week ago.

    July 23 to 30, 2015   Visible planets: Morning: none   Evening: Venus, Jupiter, Saturn Last night on the news I saw that NASA has discovered “a planet at the right temperature within the habitable [Goldilocks] zone, and only about one-and-a-half times…

  • ALACAZEM 2015.07.16

    2 weeks ago.

    July 16 to 23, 2015  Visible planets: Morning: none  Evening: Venus, Jupiter, Saturn Light and dark. Day and night. Man and woman. Hot and cold. Love and hate. Faith and fear. Good and bad. Good and evil. Evil? Our world…

  • Your Inner Athlete: Thinking Like A Champion

    2 weeks ago.

    The event wears its name like glove: “WOW.”  The acronym is a perfect fit for Becca Tudor’s awesome Weekend of Wellness, relatively new festival (the 3rd annual gathering took place in early June) that celebrates overall fitness, including ways grow…

  • ALACAZEM 2015.07.09

    3 weeks ago.

    July 9 to 16, 2015 Visible planets: Morning: Mercury  Evening: Venus, Jupiter, Saturn Here we are, moving through summer. The wild, wonderful 4th of July holiday has passed. Our hearts have felt the power and glory of sizzling summer days…

  • ALACAZEM 2015.07.02

    4 weeks ago.

    July 2 to 9, 2015  Visible planets: Morning: Mercury   Evening: Venus, Jupiter, Saturn It’s hard to believe it’s already the 4th of July. Wow! Time is moving at warp speed and it seems like everyone is busy, busy, busy. Busy…

  • ALACAZEM 2015.06.18

    1 month ago.

    June 18 to 25, 2015   Visible planets: Morning: Mercury  Evening: Venus, Jupiter, Saturn It’s Summer Solstice and Bluegrass in Telluride. How often these two stellar events coincide with each other. And rightly so. The Telluride Bluegrass Festival is a premier…

  • ALACAZEM 2015.06.11

    1 month ago.

    June 11 to 18, 2015  Visible planets: Morning: Mercury  Evening: Venus, Jupiter, Saturn Here we are, the middle of June, with summer solstice rapidly approaching. Yesterday it rained cats and dogs, water everywhere. A little natural-flow pond appeared in our…

  • ALACAZEM 2015.06.04

    1 month ago.

    June 4 to 11, 2015  Visible planets: Morning: Mercury  Evening: Venus, Jupiter, Saturn It’s pouring rain and I’m thinking about the Chamber Day Celebration planned for today in Norwood. There’s a free pancake breakfast, a community yard sale and a…

  • ALACAZEM 2015.05.28

    2 months ago.

    May 28 to June 4, 2015  Visible planets: Morning: none Evening: Venus, Jupiter, Saturn Full Moons bring light to dark, illuminating what has been hidden, or in the shadows of our lives and consciousness. On a full Moon, we experience…

  • ALACAZEM 2015.05.14

    2 months ago.

    May 14 to 21, 2015   Visible planets: Morning: Saturn   Evening: Mercury, Venus, Jupiter This week we are graced with the advent of a May 17th late degree Taurus New Moon, followed the next day by a Mercury station retrograde in…

  • ALACAZEM 2015.05.07

    2 months ago.

    May 7 to 14, 2015  Visible planets: Morning: Saturn         Evening: Mercury, Venus, Jupiter Here in the San Juans, the green, green grass of Taurus is often covered with snow. Moisture comes in a variety of guises, but its purpose remains…

  • Warren Buffet: 10 Great Quotes

    2 months ago.

    Writer/editor William Green posted the following on LinkedIn Pulse. William's new book,”The Great Minds of Investing,” is scheduled to be published later this month. I’ve covered business for more than 20 years, writing articles for Fortune, Forbes, Bloomberg, Money, Fast…

  • ALACAZEM 2015.04.30

    3 months ago.

    April 23 to 30, 2015   Visible planets: Morning: Saturn         Evening: Mercury, Venus, Jupiter It’s off-season in the San Juans, and it’s actually one of the best kept, most precious, secret times of year to be here. Really? I drove to…