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Rivers on the Rebound
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Rivers on the Rebound

Everyone loves a good comeback story, right? Rhode Island’s great environmental champion, the late US Senator John Chafee, was fond ...

Alt-Health:Terrible Ticks
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Health:Terrible Ticks

My friend Dan was a guy full of energy; when he was stressed out, he retreated to the woods for ...

It Does Mean a Thing: Providence Swings
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

It Does Mean a Thing: Providence Swings

There is only one thing that makes Rhode Island a swing state and it isn’t controversial. Providence Swings, a non-profit ...

Alt-Health: Was it Something You Ate?
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Alt-Health: Was it Something You Ate?

Feeling virtuous, you order a spring greens salad at the new vegan restaurant. After some sparkling mineral water and fruit ...

Not So Great Gatsby: Manton Avenue Project Gala
May 31, 2017 No Commentby

Not So Great Gatsby: Manton Avenue Project Gala

Dear Nick, As you may know, there are many great RI organizations that are near and dear to my heart. ...

Tammy Laforest: Mx. Bisexual RI 2017
May 29, 2017 No Commentby

Tammy Laforest: Mx. Bisexual RI 2017

[See Tammy Laforest as our pin-up: http://motifri.com/pin-up-tammy-laforest-mx-bisexual-2017/] “It’s a gender-neutral word: it could mean genderless, it could mean girl, it ...

Advice from the Trenches: Bye, Kitty ... and Sandy
May 24, 2017 No Commentby

Advice from the Trenches: Bye, Kitty … and Sandy

Dear C; I just buried my poor old cat after caring for her while she was sick. It was a ...

Camp No Counselors:  You Just Might Have the Time of Your Life…
May 17, 2017 No Commentby

Camp No Counselors:  You Just Might Have the Time of Your Life…

I never attended summer camp as a kid, but I’ve seen Meatballs and Dirty Dancing enough times to know that I probably ...

Have $100? Get a New Kitchen. Painting Your Cabinets 101
May 17, 2017 No Commentby

Have $100? Get a New Kitchen. Painting Your Cabinets 101

Maybe you’re looking around your dated kitchen with its ugly wood cabinets and thinking, “If only I could afford a ...

Locale Profile: Like No Udder
May 17, 2017 No Commentby

Locale Profile: Like No Udder

When I walked into the ice cream parlor on the corner of Ives and Williams St one cool spring morning, ...