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My Dinner With . . . Meatloaf and Bacon

It’s nothing short of the best American comfort food.

November 19, 2017

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Weekend Reading: Dirty Wars and Polished Silver

A journalist’s memoir of life and death, and life again.

November 16, 2017

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Too Much Stuff!

Playwright Arthur Miller got it right, in ‘The Price,’ seen recently at Arena Stage.

November 15, 2017

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My Dinner With . . . Rice Pilaf

A few simple additions can make rice anything but plain.

November 12, 2017

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Money Makes You Crazy

Andrea wonders whether the cause of Donald Trump’s crazy behavior is too much money.

November 10, 2017

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Weekend Reading: In the Midst of Winter

Isabel Allende’s new novel applies her lyric voice to immigration, refugees and falling in love in late middle age.

November 9, 2017

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My Dinner With . . . Stuffed Potatoes

It’s easy to make this humble staple into a dinner glamourpuss.

November 5, 2017

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Book Giveaway!

Here’s a chance to win a copy of Meryl Gordon’s ‘Bunny Mellon: The Life of An American Style Legend.’

November 3, 2017

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Weekend Reading: The Romance of Elsewhere

Lynn Freed has a complicated vision of “home”: It’s often best when seen from elsewhere.

November 2, 2017

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A ‘ThriftStyle’ Flames Desire

This new book is for newbie thrifters and old hands alike.

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More Girls! Girls! Girls!

Publishers are stuck on one word, though ‘women’ are starting to appear.

October 30, 2017

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My Dinner With . . . Pork Butt

It’s easy to cook, versatile and makes enough for an army (or the freezer).

October 29, 2017

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Weekend Reading: Coming to My Senses

Food guru Alice Waters of Chez Panisse has a new memoir. Even better, you can have dinner with her this weekend!

October 26, 2017

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My Dinner With . . . Butternut Squash

A sweet side dish, a savory pasta combo and a godsend on the day after Thanksgiving.

October 22, 2017

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Murder Comes to the Renwick

These dollhouses are a far cry from fantasy interiors.

October 21, 2017

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The Art of Parenting

Infants and blank pages are filled with potential. The question is how to fulfill the promise.

October 19, 2017

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My Dinner With . . . Pasta Aglio e Olio

Out of ideas? Surely there’s a box of pasta in your cupboard. And olive oil. And garlic?

October 15, 2017

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Weekend Reading: Going Into Town

Roz Chast’s “Love Letter to New York” is a lot funnier than any we might have written.

October 12, 2017

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