According to familydoctor.org, half of your body weight is water. Some other organizations say it’s as much as two thirds water.
Your body depends on water to survive. Every cell, tissue and organ in your body needs ...Read more
It's been at least 30 years since my husband and I sat for hours with an attorney who specializes in estate planning. That was not the most pleasant thing I've ever done.
We were young, and the idea of being old and ...Read more
Dear Mr. Dad: My husband and I have always tried to emphasize good study habits to our 13-year old daughter. But no matter what we say or how many times we say it, she goes into her room, closes the door, and plays on her ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The cost of college just keeps climbing, so it's never too early to start planning for how you will pay for it.
And if you think your highly gifted student athlete or academic prodigy will win a full ride so...Read more
Q: My wife and I recently booked two one-way tickets from Orlando to Paris and from Paris to Orlando through Expedia.
We had an issue on the way back to Orlando. We had a connecting flight in Manchester, England, for both...Read more
Dear Ms. Lank: I am taking your advice to interview three agents before picking one to sell my home. Do you have advice about how to judge them when they get here? -- F. I.
Answer: Those initial interviews will cost you ...Read more
Over the last five to 10 year years, designers and homeowners have seen a shift in the go-to neutral color for walls and in interior design more broadly. The color has shifted from beige to linen white and now to various ...Read more
Tuna is one of the prize catches along Galicia's rocky coastline. For this Galician dish, I have used fresh tuna, which gives a delicious flavor, though you could use Spanish canned white tuna.
The Yellow Rice calls for ...Read more
Branding is powerful, and sometimes that power seeps out, well beyond the reach of individual producers, no matter how powerful they happen to be in their own right. Think about a few places that are famous for producing ...Read more
CHICAGO -- When Pacific Standard Time opened in April, it was one of the city's buzziest openings, but to actually eat there was almost deafening.
"I was able to step back and say this is the biggest issue with the ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Just because you're hanging out in a parking lot doesn't mean you can't enjoy professional-caliber food while you're waiting for the game to start. A few of Philly's chefs recently offered their ideas.
At ...Read more
The fledgling travels light. One piece of checked luggage, one carry-on, one personal item that can be stowed beneath the seat. All it takes is a puff of the chest, a flap of the wings and a leap.
Leaving the parent birds...Read more
In case you're unaware, food waste is a problem, and that's a hot new topic. The James Beard Foundation just released the book "Waste Not: How to Make the Most of Your Food," with celebrity chef/activist Tom Colicchio on ...Read more
If Girl Scout Cookie season seems too far off, try these dark chocolate mint cookies from your local Trader Joe's. These crispy coins have a deep chocolate flavor with a refreshing mint aftertaste and will serve as a ...Read more
When Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk speaks, Wall Street listens. And on Friday, Wall Street showed what it thought of Musk's latest words.
And it wasn't good.
Tesla shares fell 7 percent, to close Friday at $261.95, as ...Read more
Toyota said Friday that it is recalling 2.4 million hybrid-electric cars, mostly Prius models, around the world to fix an electronic defect that cause the vehicles to suddenly lose power that could "increase the risk of a ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- After spending much of the last year changing spots in Santa Barbara County, Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi are turning their attention back to L.A.
In recent weeks, the entertainment power couple has ...Read more
Q: I recently had brakes done on my Acura and was told by the service advisor to drive gently for the first hundred miles or so. A friend told me this is all wrong and I should have done a half dozen or more hard stops to ...Read more
More musings over morning coffee:
FROM THE TRUTH VS. “YOUR TRUTH” DEPARTMENT: The former is grounded in verifiable facts; the latter is the deceptive product of emotion. The latter, unfortunately, is usually ...Read more
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