Christopher Kimball’s Cook’s
Illustrated magazine and
America’s Test Kitchen television
program have built a devoted
following by avoiding ;ash and
focusing on substance.
BY TIM TALEVICH
9 Front End By Ginnie Roeglin and David W. Fuller
10 Dialogue Letters from our readers
15 Fresh Views Brain food for the entrepreneur
17 Financial Connection By Suze Orman
18 Informed Debate Should the mortgage interest
deduction be phased out?
51 Arts & Entertainment Book buyers’ picks + DVD buyers’ picks
67 For Your Health Identifying dementia + Battery safety +
96 Member Connection Costco members changing
the world for the better
23 Great by choice In his new book, Jim Collins,
author of Good to Great,
explores what makes a
BY CHRIS PENTILLA
35 Wine Connection Wonderful reds from three
notable Italian regions.
BY ANNETTE ALVAREZ-PETERS
72 Ditching diabetes Shifting your daily habits can
reduce the need for diabetes
medication and may even
prevent diabetes entirely.
BY MALIA JACOBSON
COVER PHOTOGRAPHY: CARL TREMBLAY
DANIEL J. VAN ACKERE
79 Costco Travel: Puerto Rico Puerto Rico is an island of
BY SARAH WYATT
81 Costco Services: Intuit Costco and Intuit team up to offer two
new programs for small businesses.
BY TIM TALEVICH
83 Photo marketing Developing eye-catching materials
is key to a business’s success.
BY KRETA CHANDLER
87 It’s in the cards Holiday shopping and new holiday greeting
cards are available at the Photo Center.
BY DAVID WIGHT
89 That’s Italian! What’s so special about Costco’s
91 The great pumpkin pie How to make 1.5 million pies
in five days.