| Oct 5, 2012
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - Mom, I can read the sign across the street! my 9-year-old daughter exclaimed as she stepped outside wearing her purple-framed glasses for the first time.
A few weeks prior to that day, she came home from school with a note after a vision...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 2:24 AM
Food Network star Sandra Lee shares tips for family fun
These days, it seems like we're busier than ever, but it's important to still make time for your family and friends. We're getting tips for fun and simple family get-togethers from home and...
| Oct 14, 2012
Running is not your thing. There's so much jostling involved. It's the sort of hobby best pursued by the lithe and lively. You are neither, nor.
Yet you have been running. There is no good explanation, only a bad one: the dog.
The dog spends his day...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 2:26 PM
Does kale cure cancer? Will it make your teeth whiter and brighter? Has it publicly canoodled with Pippa Middleton, Khloe Kardashian or J.K. Rowling? Not that we know of, no. But kale is this year's glamorous “it” vegetable, served at all...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 3:31 PM
SPRINGFIELD, MO. -- Give Your Metabolism a spicy kick in the pants.
Jodelle Fitzwater writes, "protein shakes are a great way to make a fast, healthy meal that you can take on the go, use after a hard workout to replenish exhausted muscles, and even...
| Oct 27, 2012
Have you been to Tom Bergin's Tavern lately? No — not Molly Malone's, the pub with the bands; the other one on Fairfax, a few blocks south, with the Irish coffee and the old Bing Crosby vibe. Bergin's has been a fascinating place since Brandon...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 9:24 AM
Now that the weather is cooling down and winter is approaching, it's time for comfort food, including stews.
Stews are great because you can make a pot on Sunday and eat from it throughout the week. Stews can also be made in large batches to freeze for...
| May 18, 2012
Total time: 1 hour
Servings: 4 to 6
1/4 cup farro
1/4 cup mixed dried fruit (such as sour cherries, cranberries, raisins)
1 tablespoon orange-flavored liqueur, such as Grand Marnier
1 pound kale (about 2 bunches)
| May 29, 2012
Few universities can look back on a history so venerable as the College of William and Mary.
Chartered by royal decree in 1693, America's second oldest college soon became home to its first law school — and it educated so many Founding Fathers that...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Edmunds County 4-H Members displayed their 2012 projects and animals at the 4-H Achievement Days held August 1-3 in Ipswich. Crowned 4-H royalty was Queen Kayla Perrion, daughter of Doug and Janice Perrion of Ipswich and King Austin Weisser, son of Rick...
| Sep 8, 2012
The chopped kale salad at the Napa Valley Grille in Westwood is the sort of healthy, interesting dish you could eat every day. In fact, a waitress there who recommended it told me she does exactly that. After I ordered it a few times, I saw her point. Can...