As one of the breakout stars of the Netflix original series "Orange Is the New Black," Jessica Pimentel brings life to complicated inmate Maria Ruiz. The actress has another side to her as well: musician. She fronts the ...Read more
No doubt there is an element of freshness to the idea of an all-white room. But such a room also poses a challenge. Think of when we use the term "black and white" to mean "cut and dry," or no wiggle room. There is no ...Read more
ABERDEENSHIRE, Scotland (UPI) -- A Scottish brewery has instituted a new policy offering "puppy parental leave" for employees raising young dogs.
BrewDog brewery announced the "paw-ternity" policy that provides all ...Read more
Whether you know your credit score or not, by now you are aware that you have one and that potential lenders, insurance providers and others use that three-digit number to evaluate your creditworthiness.
But there's ...Read more
FRANKFURT, Germany -- PSA Group Chief Executive Officer Carlos Tavares sought to ease tensions over the proposed acquisition of General Motors Co.'s European business by assuring workers that the French automaker will ...Read more
Krakow is easily Poland's most popular destination, located in the southern region of perhaps Europe's most underappreciated country. It's a charming, old-fashioned city buzzing with quirky history, unforgettable sights, ...Read more
CHICAGO -- When I sat down with Cesar Millan recently, he had just finished a speaking event in town. I asked how it went. "In other places, you get the feeling you don't belong," he said, "so it can be challenging to ...Read more
The act of regifting, passing on as new a gift someone else gave you, is controversial but only because of those who do a noticeably bad job of it. After all, if every act of regifting were carried out flawlessly, no one ...Read more
The Redesign Toolkit: A DIY Guide to Budget-Friendly Interior DesignMichele Schweppe
Written by a certified redesign specialist, this eBook teaches you how to use budget-friendly interior design to transform the place you live into a place you love. The Redesign Toolkit provides everything you need to complete your home improvement projects, including ...
Dear Mr. Dad: My wife is about four months pregnant and I'm really excited about becoming a new dad. The problem is that I've recently put on some weight (which is really weird, since I weigh exactly what I did in high ...Read more
What to do with three extra coffee grinders and a charming needlepoint "Puppies in a Basket" throw pillow -- gifts that are much-appreciated but not quite right in your midcentury modern pad?
Here are eight tips to help ...Read more
So that you, my readers, understand that I also face ex-etiquette dilemmas, here's an ex-etiquette issue I recently had to deal with myself. My daughter's father and I have been divorced for years but our daughter recently...Read more
GROVE CITY, Ohio (UPI) -- An Ohio couple captured video of an impatient dog barking and honking a car horn to get his owner to hurry up outside of a Subway.
Tim and Yvonne Blankenship said they stopped at the Subway in ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- I spend a lot of time coaching people about money management. Without a doubt, the saddest sessions -- the ones that draw the most tears -- are when people are fighting with family about finances.
The combat...Read more
Q: A few months ago, my WOW air flight from Edinburgh, Scotland, to Keflavik, Iceland, was delayed. That caused me and my travel companion to miss our connecting flight to Baltimore.
The next day, WOW rerouted us to ...Read more
Dear Edith: When my parents died, my brother and I inherited their house. I live in it now. I'm 70 years old, and I have reasons for needing the house to only be in my name. My brother says I can just take his name off the...Read more
Venice in the winter can be brutal. Cold and rainy on top of that wind, some would say you'd be out of your mind to travel there during the winter months. Despite all these inconveniences, Venice offers the unique ...Read more
AURORA, Colo. (UPI) -- A fun-loving Colorado dog was caught on camera teaching herself how to sled after watching her human friends ride down hill.
The video, posted to YouTube by user A Day, shows Lacey the dog dragging ...Read more
Dear Family Coach: My child has terrible organizational skills, as do I. He has trouble keeping track of his work and belongings. Since I struggle as much as he does, how can I help him? -- Messy Mom
Dear Messy: It is a...Read more
A Sharp Knife Can Save A Finger
My father was an engineer; a smart and precise man who had his weekend rituals. About once a month, I’d find my father at the kitchen table on a weekend afternoon sharpening the kitchen ...Read more
There must be some relationship between aging and the "You've got to be kidding me!" response, if I am any indication, that is. What was once occasional has become almost daily.
My latest "YGTBKM!" was in ...Read more
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