Kid no-show for party, you pay?

It was the party no-show heard ’round the world pretty much thanks to social media. Don’tcha just love it? On a positive note, it brings an interesting twist to the table on handling no-shows for parties and, heck, while we’re at it, how about...

Mom to the school project rescue

Some Sundays I fail to peruse every article, every ad or every comic offered. This week, I actually sat down with a slice of cold pizza from Saturday’s takeout supper and read several articles, including the comic page. As a mom, the Baby Blues comic strip by...

He gets the idea. Sort of.

The shootings at a satirical French magazine by two brothers Wednesday in Paris shook the world to the core. Twelve people, including the editor of the Charlie Hebdo newspaper, were killed. Ten people were injured. The brothers remain at large. One suspect, an...

Uggs abound, but wow

Take a look down. Those fuzzy suede, leather or sequin boots often seen at the end of leggings or skinny jeans appear. They come in nearly every color. Some sport buttons or ribbons on the side or up the back. But wait. One must ensure that the boots are, indeed, the...

Celebration recognized

Happy Epiphany. Merry Little Christmas. Happy 12th Night. Call it what you will. Today marks the 12th day of Christmas. In some religions, it’s known as the Feast of the Epiphany, Feast of the Three Kings Feast of the Theophany of Our Lord. Christians believe...