MY LIFE - What to do with all these leftovers

Much as I love hosting parties at my house, dealing with leftovers can be something of a knotty problem. I should probably clarify the fact that leftovers fall into various categories, the first... more

THE RECIPE BOX - A Thanksgiving reboot

LINCOLN – This Thanksgiving, Jim and I tried something new, we ran away from home and headed south to Florida on Thanksgiving eve. The back story is that last year we all sat around my dining room... more

FILM UNFILTERED - ‘Creed II’ is an unexpectedly great sequel

HHHH Michael B. Jordan has enjoyed a rocketing career since first gaining visibility on NBC’s “Friday Night Lights” where he played Vince Howard. He also starred as the antagonist in this year’s... more

TRADITIONAL PARENTING - Trouble with teens

Q: Our 15-year-old daughter is very demanding and, to be honest, self-centered. One of the things she does is ask one of us for something and demand an instant decision, as in, “Can I go to the mall... more