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Mother's Day

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  • On Mother's Day, ditch the quest for simplicity

    On Mother's Day, ditch the quest for simplicity
    This is the Mother's Day I finally give up on simplifying. No longer will I subject myself to "Embrace what really matters!" articles, which I've been known to scan furiously during my son's swim lesson, which wraps up 15 minutes before my daughter's...
  • Pack these shoe tips for your next trip

    Pack these shoe tips for your next trip
    If travel (or just a lot of walking) is in your future, you've come to the right place. Dear Answer Angel Ellen: I cannot go on my first trip to Paris without consulting you. I'm on a solo adventure and spending a little over a week. I don't want to...
  • Last-minute Mother's Day gifts and freebies

    Last-minute Mother's Day gifts and freebies
    Mother's Day has arrived! I've rounded up freebies and fun things to do with the lady in your life, from free visits at South Florida attractions to dining deals and flower offers. I also have ways to save on last-minute gifts too, so you can let Mom...
  • 'Neighbors' Collects $51.1 Mil, Unseats 'Spider-Man' in Box Office Shake-Up

    King of the keg-stand this weekend, Universal's R-rated frat comedy "Neighbors," with its estimated boffo $51.1 million opening, interrupted the Stateside reign of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," which fell a steeper-than-expected 59% in its second frame...
  • Angels power past Blue Jays, 9-3

    Angels power past Blue Jays, 9-3
    KEY MOMENT: In the sixth inning, Hank Conger hit a three-run home run, extending the Angels' lead to 6-1. Conger also doubled home a run in the fourth inning and singled home a run in the ninth, giving him the first five-RBI game of his career and the...
  • Don't be too casual about a business wardrobe

    Don't be too casual about a business wardrobe
    Dear Answer Angel Ellen: I am a new college graduate, and I'm unsure how to dress for work at my new first real job. The office claims to be "business casual" — whatever that is. Can you give me a translation? — K.P. Dear K.P.: I wish! One...
  • Waffle House denies waitress $1,000 tip, but she gets it back

    Waffle House denies waitress $1,000 tip, but she gets it back
    Waffle House, a restaurant chain found primarily in the South, has apologized after forcing one of its workers to give back a $1,000 tip.  Shaina Brown was working the graveyard shift at a Waffle House in Raleigh, N.C., in the early morning hours on...
  • Father's Day: a day to celebrate motherhood [Commentary]

    Father's Day: a day to celebrate motherhood [Commentary]
    Just in time for Father's Day, I'd like to say happy Mother's Day to all the dads out there. It turns out, you are more like her than you knew. Long after the kids are grown and gone, a mother's body bears witness to pregnancy, childbirth and nursing....
  • Commentary: Recognize teachers in real, not artificial, ways

    May is "thank your local teacher" month. Consider that Teacher Appreciation Week is May 5 through 9, National Teacher Day is May 6 and California's Day of the Teacher is May 14. While it is nice to have one's vocation singled out, it would be nicer if...
  • One year after college graduation, a degree of reality

    As dynasties go, my family takes its cues mostly from the Habsburgs, whose empire was based on superior fecundity and well-placed bribes. I remind my kids of this every day, as I treat them to yet another grand breakfast. Mostly, they just ignore me....
  • Mom's cooking lessons mixed fun, techniques, eats

    Mom's cooking lessons mixed fun, techniques, eats
    I don't remember the exact moment my mom began teaching me how to cook. Maybe it was when I perched on a kitchen stool at the sink, kid-elbows deep in cool water washing freshly picked grapes from the arbor in our backyard. Proud of my accomplishments,...