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Making a worn oak table look like new

Feb 17, 2020 • 7:00 AM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

You can patch the rough spots or strip and redo the whole …

Diane Keaton neglected her mentally ill brother for most of his life. She’s looking for redemption.

Feb 17, 2020 • 6:00 AM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

She rose higher and higher. He sank lower and lower. With a new book, the actress tries to bridge the …

Ask Amy: Granny should be the coach of family’s team

Feb 17, 2020 • 12:00 AM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

Adhere to parents’ wishes but be clear about who makes the rules in grandma’s …

Hints From Heloise: So good, it’s a scam!

Feb 17, 2020 • 12:00 AM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

‘Designer’ handbags at a really low price should have been the …

Miss Manners: Everyone’s spouses are welcome! Well, not yours, Larry.

Feb 17, 2020 • 12:00 AM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

After lecture, assistant’s wife has not been invited to join the dinner …

Carolyn Hax: Her live-in boyfriend’s attitude has her in a lather

Feb 16, 2020 • 11:59 PM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

He thinks that everything in the house should be shared, but she grew up with house members having their own personal …

Potatoes, beans and salsa add up to an easy riff on chili fries

Feb 16, 2020 • 10:00 AM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

The chili might be the quickest one you've ever …

Solution to Evan Birnholz’s Feb. 16 crossword, “Takeout Menu”

Feb 16, 2020 • 9:00 AM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

Going on a …

Vaccines are like a giving your body’s defenses a cheat sheet

Feb 16, 2020 • 8:00 AM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

You can fight off viruses and other diseases much better with a preventive …

Ask Amy: Daughter-in-law has had it with the baby talk

Feb 16, 2020 • 12:00 AM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

Grandma’s high-pitched babble is “unbearably …

Carolyn Hax: Her husband muffed in choosing golf over anniversary, but she’s not blameless

Feb 15, 2020 • 11:59 PM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

They hadn’t celebrated in the past, so she should have made it clear that this one was important to …

This chicken, sausage and shrimp jambalaya is one big pot of crowd-pleasing fun

Feb 15, 2020 • 1:00 PM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

This traditional, simple jambalaya is a great dish to serve at parties. The Cajun or Creole rice-based dish typically includes a several proteins and …

What we're into: the vegetarian French onion soup from Bar Restaurant

Feb 15, 2020 • 12:00 PM ET Lifestyle Los Angeles Times  

At the newly opened Bar Restaurant on Sunset, a vegetarian French onion soup enters the ring to contend for best F.O.S. …

He broke up with me by text. But I wish he had just ghosted me

Feb 15, 2020 • 10:00 AM ET Lifestyle Los Angeles Times  

Ghosting gets a worse rep than it deserves, in my opinion. As both a former ghoster and a ghostee, I find it way more merciful than a text with …

Get your almond joy on with these 8 sweet and savory recipes

Feb 15, 2020 • 10:00 AM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

Whole, sliced, slivered, we love them every which …

The future of local newspapers just got bleaker. Here’s why we can’t let them die.

Feb 15, 2020 • 7:00 AM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

With McClatchy filing for bankruptcy, the business is gasping for air. But, against the odds, local newsrooms keep doing vital …

The Secret to Browns’ Survival

Feb 15, 2020 • 5:00 AM ET Lifestyle The New York Times  

The quintessential British boutique is turning 50 at a time when other famous stores are closing their …

Hints From Heloise: What time is it, Fido?

Feb 15, 2020 • 12:00 AM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

Dogs react to circadian rhythms, so keeping them on a schedule is …

Ask Amy: Estranged dad is now angling for an intro

Feb 15, 2020 • 12:00 AM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

Daughter is conflicted about letting him meet her …

Miss Manners: ‘Losers’ party’ goes from bad to worse

Feb 15, 2020 • 12:00 AM ET Lifestyle The Washington Post  

Awards organizers overinvite to the event, so honorees are left out in the …