These Costco-member chroniclers
are sharing their thoughts and
expertise, and making a living in
The benefits of
Aimee Wimbush-Bourque, blogger,
24 Hits and myths The truth about learning new
languages for all ages and tips
for doing it.
BY KATHLEEN MURRAY
25 Buyer‘s pick: Roots backpack
27 Stepping up Volunteering not only lets
you do good for someone else,
it helps you too.
BY MALIA JACOBSON
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5 Front End
BY LORELLE GILPIN AND
7 Dialogue Letters from our readers
9 Fresh Views Brain food for the
11 Financial Connection Dividend investing
13 Tech Connection Tablet apps
BY MARC SALTZMAN
14 Informed Debate Is it OK to read your kids'
social media posts?
39 Ask the Pharmacist
Preparing your kids for back-to-school.
47 Arts & Entertainment Book previews
60 Member Connection Every member has a
55 Member Services Cubeit portable storage;
Safeguard logo design
59 Focus on Kirkland Signature™ Lemonade
BY CHRISTINA GUERRERO
What’s New 56
Special Events 58
17 Your biz on You Tube Your smartphone's video
camera may be your small
business's best branding tool.
BY GORD WOODWARD
33 Run! Play! Jump! Family activities can lead to
fitness for all. Get some ideas
to get started.
BY JENNIFER GOFORTH GREGORY
35 Buyer‘s pick: Webber Naturals Advanced Turmeric
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36 For Your Health: Mastering your medications
Proper precautions for optimal
compliance and best results.
BY BARBARA BRONSON GRAY
42 Creative Cooking: Re-produce
Getting the most use out of
fruits and vegetables.
BY LAURA BODE
45 From non-fiction to fiction Who is Linden MacIntyre and
what is his Punishment?
BY ELLEN SCHWARTZ
49 More action, more thrills Insurgent, the sequel to
Divergent, promises to up the
ante in the film series.
BY NANCY MILLS
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