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Rick Steves’ European Vacation

If your idea of the London experience is lunch at a McDonald’s in Paddington Station, you might let Rick Steves plan your next trip. This hour of All Sides, the guidebook author and travel expert will share his tips on the right way to travel, including how to stay on budget and how to navigate when you don’t know the language. Bon voyage!

Local Food with Robin Davis

Columbus is a great city for consummate foodies and folks who just like good chow. This hour we’re talking to award-winning food writer Robin Davis about where to buy local ingredients, and how to cook with what you’ve got. We’ll also celebrate the people, food and history of The North Market, a newly-renovated Columbus landmark.

The Exercise Cure: A No-Pill Prescription

Complicated fitness trends can be summed up simply: Move it or lose it. This hour, we’ll talk about the scientific evidence behind this advice. Our healthcare system spends trillions on disease treatment, but we’ll learn how movement can prevent and treat everything from arthritis to depression to certain kinds of cancer, and best of all, it’s free

No-Nonsense Vegetable Gardens

The frozen Ohio tundra has finally thawed, and intrepid gardeners are planning and planting. But those without naturally green thumbs can feel daunted by fancy horticultural names and concepts. This hour we’ll put the “fun” back in “fundamentals” with practical veggie gardening advice that will yield delicious results.

Tom Burns’ Guide to the Spring Sky

Astronomer Tom Burns has some advice: Look up! Mars reaches its peak visibility in April, the Big Dipper is shining bright, and a pretty sweet lunar eclipse is on its way. This hour of All Sides, we’ll learn more about what’s happening in the night sky, and when to bust out the binoculars..

Rick Steves’ European Vacation

If your idea of the London experience is lunch at a McDonald’s in Paddington Station, you might let Rick Steves plan your next trip. This hour of All Sides, the guidebook author and travel expert will share his tips on the right way to travel, including how to stay on budget and how to navigate when you don’t know the language. Bon voyage!

Local Food with Robin Davis

Columbus is a great city for consummate foodies and folks who just like good chow. This hour we’re talking to award-winning food writer Robin Davis about where to buy local ingredients, and how to cook with what you’ve got. We’ll also celebrate the people, food and history of The North Market, a newly-renovated Columbus landmark.

Food for Thought: How to Fuel a Healthy Brain

If your mind is feeling mushy, your breakfast may be to blame. Author and health advocate Dr. Neal Barnard has spent the last three decades researching what to eat for a healthy mind and body, and on this hour of All Sides, we’ll talk with him about the connection between the foods we eat and our mental acuity.

Identifying Birds in our Backyards and the Wild

Want to know what that bird that wakes you up each morning is? Learn to identify the bird chirps and calls we meet throughout the day, with naturalist, Kenn Kaufman.

Casseroles: Comfort Food for Tight Times

Not to say that your mother doesn’t make good casseroles, but we’ll consider new spin-offs of an old classic this hour.