| Jul 8, 2009
| 11:48 AM
Backyard Party Tips
Top 10 Tips for A Successful Summer Bash
#1 - Cheap is Chic
Don't spend a lot of $! Especially on things you're going to throw away; i.e. disposable dinnerware, decorations, expensive food, etc. Make sure you have good themed items,...
| Jul 9, 2009
Dora the Explorer can undergo all the makeovers she wants--that Dora comforter is still getting chucked faster than last year's gym shoes when Hannah Montana comes calling.
And therein lies the quandary for parents trying to decorate their kids' rooms in...
| Jul 17, 2009
| 8:04 AM
Hipster heartbreak might leave you hollow
500 Days of Summer is an over the top, tragic, moderately terrific, and modern love tale. Yeah, it's a love story and if you were expecting something different
oops. Summer is the "new" love story, the one...
| Jul 23, 2009
| 2:26 AM
| Jul 31, 2009
Here's a romantic comedy that remembers that the best romances have a touch of the bittersweet. That's the happy accident happily titled (500) Days of Summer.
How happy? This pairing of Joseph Gordon-Levitt (The Lookout) and the quirky Zooey Deschanel...
| Sep 7, 2008
During his nearly 10-year stretch on " Saturday Night Live," Kevin Nealon created a recurring character known as Subliminal Man. Nowadays, the 54-year-old is probably better known as Doug Wilson, the pot-smoking embezzler on "Weeds" whose creatively...
| Oct 6, 2008
Juliana Hatfield had a knack for penning clever songs with her group the Blake Babies. She was an indie sensation. What her fans didn't know was that Hatfield was battling an eating disorder and depression. With her telling memoir "When I Grow Up" (Wiley,...
| Oct 21, 2008
FOR THE RECORD:
Eagle Rock: A photo caption in Tuesday's Calendar section with an article on the Eagle Rock neighborhood described Occidental College students as taking a break along Colorado Boulevard. The photo showed students on...
| May 25, 2008
You have three choices when it comes to patio furniture: Spend all of your economic stimulus check -- and then some -- on a glamorous new set from some upscale brand, spend a couple hundred dollars on something more affordable from Target, Home Depot or...
| Apr 29, 2007
Shortly after learning "mama" and "dada," Ginger and Ruby Rosenheck said "bye-bye" to their highchairs.
"They are the lamest, ugliest, most restraining things in the world and when you have twins, highchairs just take over the room," says their mother...
| Jun 8, 2008
PERHAPS IT is the polymorphic exuberance of Los Angeles sculptor Jorge Pardo that made him seem such a natural to reinvent L.A. County Museum of Art's display of pre-Columbian art.
FOR THE RECORD:
Jorge Pardo: An article in today'...