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Mother's Day

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  • Women and wine: A tribute to mothers and the feminine in oenology

    Women and wine: A tribute to mothers and the feminine in oenology
    Happy Mother's Day, Mom. She won't read that; she's long gone. Still, I honor her and praise her. She first interested me in wine and so, in a manner of thinking, in this time and on this page, she's your mother too. She was a Belgian, married to a...
  • 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,...
  • Learning Matters: VW Dads' Club gears up for 'Fathers' Follies'

    Learning Matters: VW Dads' Club gears up for 'Fathers' Follies'
    It's May, the month for celebrating Mother's Day, Teachers Appreciation Day and Classified Staff Appreciation Day. For many local PTA leaders, it's also the month for the California State PTA convention, when PTA representatives from many of our schools...
  • 'Star Wars' wisdom for Mother's Day: May the Force be with Mom

    'Star Wars' wisdom for Mother's Day: May the Force be with Mom
    This is my third Mother's Day, and I think I've finally figure out the kind of mom I am.    Sure, I see the merits of being an "attachment parent," Tiger Mom or even a Helicopter Mom, and I'm sure I integrate the best elements of clinging, pouncing...
  • Losing a mother early shapes a woman's emotional terrain for life

    Mother's Day is a week away and my daughters are casting about for gift ideas. But the one thing I want most — this and every year — is something they can't conjure up and Amazon can't deliver. I'd like my mother to pay a visit, sit with...
  • Monday's TV Highlights: 'Independent Lens' on PBS

    Monday's TV Highlights: 'Independent Lens' on PBS
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of May 4 - 10, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies --------------------   SERIES 2 Broke Girls Caroline (Beth Behrs)...
  • Seal Beach mass shooting suspect Scott Dekraai now a convicted killer

    Seal Beach mass shooting suspect Scott Dekraai now a convicted killer
    On an October morning, Scott Dekraai strapped on a bulletproof vest, armed himself with three semiautomatic handguns and stalked into the tiny hair salon where his ex-wife worked, shooting as he walked from station to station. When he was done, he...
  • Conquer culinary cold feet at 29 Cooks

    Whether you're a seasoned chef serving gourmet meals or a struggling chef throwing away burnt eggs and toast, 29 Cooks in Upper Milford Township is here to help. The catering and culinary center, which opened April 22, is for all skill levels —...
  • Make mom happy without going broke

    Sorry moms. We've got some bad news as your big day of the year approaches. The typical American will spend $162.94 on mom this year for Mother's Day, down 3.6 percent from 2013, according to a recent survey by the National Retail Federation. And...
  • What happens when Beauty's daughter has no will to beguile?

    What happens when Beauty's daughter has no will to beguile?
    My mother, known to her friends as Joanne Carol Schieble, then Joanne Jandali, then Joanne Simpson, was born in 1931 in Milwaukee. She was an imp and a beauty, the first in her family to attend college, her father's favorite, the child of his prosperity,...
  • My difficult mother: She made me hang on all the harder

     My difficult mother: She made me hang on all the harder
    "Oh, Michelle." Since my mother died 26 years ago, nobody has said those two words with quite the same resonant blend of sorrow and disappointment. My mother was intelligent, talented, highly complex and energetic. Always tanned, she wore big glasses,...