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Our Prompts Have Changed

THIS MORNING, like a fool, I tried to call my doctor. As usual. That's not happening. Instead I got the recording which, like every other recording of its type in every other office of any kind, said, "We are currently assisting other customers. Please listen closely as our menu prompts have recently changed." That is [...]

January 25, 2020

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Here’s the Beef

Cold weather, meet hot dinner idea.

January 23, 2020

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A Winter Treat

This bread could change your life, or at least your winter weekend.

January 16, 2020

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A Good Hair Day

Hair, glorious hair!

January 12, 2020

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We’re ambivalent about resolutions. We make them anyway, or vow not to.

January 5, 2020

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A Very Merry Everything

Enjoy the festivities of the season. We intend to do the same. See you back here Jan. 6.

December 23, 2019

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Very-Last-Minute Gifts!

Down-to-the-wire gift suggestions for everyone, even your sister’s step-daughter’s son’s new mother-in-law.

December 22, 2019

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‘Tis the Season of Latkes

Light-as-air potato pancakes for the Festival of Lights, Hanukkah.

December 19, 2019

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Green Acre #177: Mother Nature Has a Gift for Everyone

Here are nine of her best ideas for holiday giving.

December 18, 2019

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Loners Anonymous

The worst thing about being a loner is that there’s nobody to share it with.

December 15, 2019

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Trim the Tree With Meaning

Alexander Hamilton, meet Harriet Tubman, in my living room.

December 12, 2019

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Lights, Camera . . . More Lights!

Holiday festivals are blazing all around us.

December 8, 2019

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More Stuff

What would Marie Kondo think?

November 28, 2019

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A Pro’s Approach to T-Day Dinner

Discovering the meaning of the meal.

November 27, 2019

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Aga as in Aga, T as in Tiffany

Ultimate Christmas gift suggestions from Tiffany’s.

November 24, 2019

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Butternut Squash Fast or Slow

This veggie with will shine way beyond Thanksgiving.

November 21, 2019

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Movie Candy

Did you have a favorite sweet to eat at the movie theater?

November 17, 2019

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Fried Rice From Scratch

A childhood treasure for very litttle work.

November 14, 2019

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