| Jun 1, 2012
There she is. The most confident business woman you've ever seen. She's owning the room. Gliding from one person to the next with a wide smile and a look that says, "I'm the best at what I do."
She must have been born that way, right?
Probably not. A...
| Jun 1, 2012
Graduating college used to be enough to land you the perfect job with the perfect benefits package. But these days, a lot of us are working part-time jobs with fewer or no benefits, whether by choice or until we land the job we really want (and in some...
| Jun 1, 2012
If you work in any sort of office environment, making small talk with co-workers that you would probably never chat with outside of work is unavoidable at times.
Whether it's a random break room run-in, waiting in line for the copier or the dreaded...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 11:06 PM
Last month, my good friend Larry ventured down from Los Angeles to have lunch. We ate at Plums Cafe on East 17th Street and talked until they started to close.
Larry and I have been friends for about 40 years — not close friends, but friends....
| Jun 7, 2012
**1/2 (out of four)
When a young prostitute tells Anne (Juliette Binoche) that men appreciate the opportunity to fulfill fantasies they can’t realize with their wives, I imagined syndicated sex columnist Dan Savage appearing on screen and asking,...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 9:45 PM
With our busy lifestyles, we all need to be multitasking geniuses. Because while our 9-to-5 takes up a good portion of our week, the truth is we often have a lot of things going on outside of work that need our attention, too.
| Jun 14, 2012
| 11:24 AM
Some dads are built to win "father of the year" contests. They volunteer for Boy Scouts, drive an Expedition and somehow find time to work out. I am not that man.
I am more likely to lose my son at Costco.
It's not that I am irresponsible; it's just...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 9:08 AM
It's summer, and because it's hookup season, let's do this week's advice column hookup-style, i.e. quick 'n' dirty? Yeah, you like it.
My girlfriend likes it rough. Is it considered a faux-pas to leave bruises?
If she asks for them, it's fine. Just try...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 11:48 AM
The first thing actress Debra Jo Rupp wants you to know is that her new role in a solo show about Dr. Ruth is not about sex.
Well, not all of it anyway.
But it's hard not to deal with the subject, especially given the playful title: "Dr. Ruth, All the...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 4:22 PM
The cooking tips from Elle Harrow and Terry Markowitz were terrific ("Cooking tips from Elle and Terry," All About Food, June 21). Who knew, even me as a registered dietitian, that bell peppers with three bumps on the bottom are sweeter and better for...
| Jul 3, 2012
North St. John's
The North St. John's Blue Marlins defeated Dulaney, 302-186, in the second meet of the Central Maryland Swim League season. North St. John's had 25 Straehle qualifiers and 173 improvement ribbons were given.
Anika Ekanyake, Samantha...