Dear Whoever Picks Out the Music That Gets Piped into the Supermarket,As a loyal shopper at your grocery store, I thought it was time to acknowledge the contribution you make to my weekly food shopping experience. I imagine that yours is an often thankless job, so I figured you would appreciate some feedback for the obvious effort you put into your unique music selections.
While I watched a group of 2-year-olds in an art class, it was striking to see how engrossed they were in their work. The teacher squeezed globs of different color paints on the children’s papers and asked each child where he or she wanted the new...
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When I was about 10, my younger sister swallowed a puppy worming pill. My mother called 800-222-1222 — the Poison Control Center — to find out what to do. She told them my sister’s age, weight and what else she had eaten that day, among other...
There is nothing better than suddenly realizing your cheeks are pushed upwards, your eyes are slightly closed, your teeth are exposed and you are adding new wrinkles to your crow’s feet.
Sometimes, what’s on the magazine racks in supermarket checkout lines are more than tabloid fodder. Instead, they might just contain the solution to get you out of a pickle.
The best kitchen-tested recipes don’t have to come from the most-tested chefs. The next time you are looking for easy dishes to “steal,” don’t necessarily look to your favorite restaurant chef, cookbook author or TV cooking series host.
“Are you free for coffee tomorrow?” I asked a friend over the phone.“No, sorry,” she replied. “I have to take Tyra for a wash, cut and blowout.”
Next book signing will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Scooter’s in El Dorado
A new book by Jennifer Senior, “All Joy and No Fun,” has provoked a discussion about the impact of children on their parent’s lives. The book rounds up the usual suspects responsible for the pressures and stress parents are under. These come from...
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