“Oh my God, are you filing your nails?” The stylish guy behind the counter at BC Surf & Sport looked up from his casual slouch. “First I bit them, now I’m smoothing them down.” Not missing a beat, my teenage daughter continued. “So, is that, like, … moreSee all Haute Mamas entries
Every spring I joyfully anticipate visiting a local nursey to purchase flowers. Please note a key word: anticipate. Once I arrive, reality sets in. Although I am delighted to walk among row after row of tables filled with a profusion of greenery and glorious blooms, I'm usually … moreSee all Let's Get Dirty entries
Although I beg to differ with Stephen Colbert's accuracy in quoting Shakespeare, the English teacher in me is rejoicing at the thought of explaining a gerund. (Countless readers undoubtedly are sharing my joy.) A gerund is a hybrid of a noun and a verb. It always ends in … moreSee all What's in a Word entries
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Melinda: We are breaking up with “The Bachelor.” We reject Juan Pablo's rose, ABC and everyone else associated with the show now. This season has stunk from the beginning, but that's not why we're bailing. Rachel will take over to explain why after the events that … moreSee all Breakfast for Dinner entries
As we move through spring the opportunities for skiing fresh powder become less and less. The key is to get out as the snow is falling or immediately following. It's a race against the sun - if its rays touch the fresh snow it turns to mush in a heartbeat. Being a weekend warrior it … moreSee all The Outdoor Junkie entries
In ridiculous music news, have you heard about the release plans for the upcoming Wu-Tang Clan album? For its new, secretly recorded double album “The Wu — Once Upon A Time In Shaolin,” the Staten Island rap crew has commissioned a silversmith known as Yahya to hammer … moreSee all Music On the Goe entries
Wine writer Fred Tasker recently noted that Americans drank more wine last year for the 19th year in a row, up 2 percent to 360 million 12-bottle cases, according to wine consultants Gomberg, Fredrikson & Associates. And second, Americans love American wine: California makes 58 percent … moreSee all Wine Openers entries
It has been nearly three months since Rachel Sauer, Emily Shockley, Ann Wright and myself (Melinda Mawdsley) started our Making Change blog/experiment/shift in thinking project for the Trending section. We release our final results and revelations in Thursday's Trending section. (We … moreSee all Making Change entries
I made some bread last week using my awesome bread maker that I got for Christmas from my sister. This was a different recipe from my normal "Hearty Nut Bread." It was supposed to be a "French" bread but what it turned out to be was super crumbly. The last bit … moreSee all Penny Pinchers entries
Some friends of mine really dislike the desert between Grand Junction and Delta—often referring to it as the “Stinking Desert.” They talk of poor scenery, heat, and gnats. For myself, I like it. I like the openness. I like the long views and the big sky. … moreSee all Birds and More entries
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