Home & Garden

On Gardening: Belgian mums thrill with fall performance

After a long brutally hot summer, two tropical storms and a hurricane, one could use a little perk-up, and no plant brings cheer like the chrysanthemum. Cooler temperatures partnered with a few mum containers with flowers numbering in the thousands will boost your spirits like few other plants.

Home & Garden

How to buy a blender or juicer

Frozen margaritas may be calling your name, but before you dash to the store to pick up a blender, make sure you1020 know your blender from your juicer, and your Vitamix from your Magic Bullet. Confused? Here's what you need to know before you buy a blender or a juicer.

Helping People

With sexual danger lurking at home and online, this group is sending a message

Project DoVE, which stands for Domestic Violence Education, teaches students how to recognize the signs of teen dating violence, abuse and human trafficking. Since Miami-Dade police started the program in 2007, advocates have gotten some form of their message in front of nearly 70,000 children and teens. The talks are targeted to kids from 12 to 17, but the lessons can be tweaked to fit the audience’s needs.

Health & Fitness

Yes, men can get breast cancer

While 99 percent of breast cancer cases stem from women, about 2,500 men in the United States contract breast cancer every year. And because many men often don’t go to a doctor promptly after discovering something suspicious — their cases tend to be more advanced.

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Pumpkin carving with style

Christine Buck from Pembroke Pines has won a couple of pumpkin carving contests in her time. What she creates is really lovely. She goes step by step with her process, in case you want to try this one at home.
Justin Azpiazu Miami Herald Staff
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Pumpkin carving with style

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How to safely carve your pumpkin

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The Susan G. Komen race for the Cure

The Ultimate Tailgate 1:29

The Ultimate Tailgate