JUNE 2013/Vol. 28/No. 6
A lifestyle magazine for Costco members
7 Front End BY GINNIE ROEGLIN AND AVID W. FULLER
9 Dialogue Letters from our readers
11 Fresh Views Brain food for the ntrepreneur
13 Consumer Connection BY DAVID AND AMANDA HOROWITZ
15 Tech Connection BY MARC SALTZMAN
16 Informed Debate Are U.S. manufacturing jobs till important to the economy?
62 Creative Cooking Cooking camps for kids BY CHRISTA MELNYK HINES
70 Arts & Entertainment Book buyers’ picks + DVD buyers’ picks 98 Member Connection Every member has a unique story. COVER STORY Doctor, professor, author, speaker, Temple Grandin has not allowed a disorder to keep her from amazing achievements. BY RICHARD DEITSCH page 20Autism comes second ’
19 Foundation for business Jim Horan came up with a plan
and started a thriving business.
BY MINDY CHARSKI
57 Covering Fluffy Are pet insurance policies worth
BY ERIK J. MARTIN
65 Life is just a bowl of cherries The little red gems are great in pies
or fresh out of the container. Find out
how they get to your table.
BY HANA MEDINA
67 Capturing spirits Dan Aykroyd has a new hit
with his Crystal Head Vodka.
BY TODD AARON JENSEN
70 Author exclusive: On the trail of history
Things long ago forgotten make
terrific fodder for suspense novels.
Steve Berry pens an exclusive for
BY J. RENTILLY AND STEVE BERRY
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health Homemade juice 32 • Better sleep
• Benefits of
• Portion control
• Buyer’s pick: Kirkland
Signature™ energy drinks
• Going eco-friendly with
• Common medication
20 years of Sonicare
• Happy babies
• Gastroesophageal reflux
COVER PHOTO BY ROSALIE WINARD