| Mar 27, 2011
| 9:19 AM
Martha Stewart’s cooking up some comedy with Conan O’Brien and Seth Meyers on “Martha Stewart Presents: Men Who Make Us Laugh” (7 p.m. March 27, Hallmark Channel; *** out of four).
Stewart sits down with O'Brien on the set of...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 8:39 AM
For those who paid attention in history class, care about the news and see history repeating itself, "Colin Quinn Long Story Short" is a treat.
And for those who were oblivious and only go online to rant, there's still plenty to enjoy in the stage-to-...
| Oct 26, 2010
he sight of frosty ornaments in malls before Halloween might send a shiver up spines. So should waiting till after Halloween to contemplate a cozy do-it-yourself gift for the December holidays.
If you want to handcraft something special for someone...
| Nov 10, 2010
The Lyon name is on real estate signs all over the valley, so the latest scandal might not be great for business. But image consultants say the company's name can bounce back.
Stacey Castle is in the business of creating good press, her public...
| Nov 18, 2010
| 9:49 PM
It's sample sale time! The first stop on our list will be the BB Dakota and Jack sample sale at 1638 Pomona Ave., Costa Mesa, which is from noon to 6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Get tops and bottoms from a brand sold at...
| Nov 18, 2010
| 6:26 AM
To purchase a copy of the book:
The Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival Cookbook: Recipes and Behind-the-Scenes Stories from America's Hottest Chefs
Martha Stewart's Lobster Roll
A big pot of boiling lobsters always draws a...
| Nov 21, 2010
A Short History of Private Life
Doubleday: 500 pp., $28.95
"At Home: A Short History of Private Life" begins on the roof of the Victorian rectory that Bill Bryson and his family occupy in flattest Eastern England. Surveying the...
| Nov 24, 2010
If alarmist trend stories are to be believed, we'll all be sitting around the Thanksgiving table texting and tweeting and otherwise ignoring each other. In which case, proper grammar — and civility — take a holiday this week.
But if you...
| Dec 1, 2010
The 1929 Lombardi House underwent a interior remodel in 2009 and is now a blend of historic design and modern trends.
The home, owned by husband and wife Robert Farkas and Jeri Jones, is one of four in northwest Glendale on the 53rd annual Hoover Tour...
| May 2, 2011
| 11:23 AM
Rejected first draft of Donald Trump's final announcement about his political intentions in 2012.
First, let me say how proud I am of myself for heckling Barack Obama until he produced the "long form" of his birth certificate, something no white...
| May 6, 2011
| 8:13 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — From her mother's kitchen "classroom," a top culinary school in New York and then hosting a national radio program, local resident and celebrity chef Jamie Gwen owes the journey to her most loyal fan: her mother.
"We have been...