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Chocolate Toxic to Dogs Mar. 25, 2021

Ask the Vet

Q: Our dog Riley ate a lot of semisweet chocolate bits. His veterinarian advised us to use hydrogen ... Read More

Give It Up for Lent Feb. 19, 2021

Marc Dion

We don't need Lent. Not this time. At the very least, we don't need to "give something up," this yea... Read More

How to Make Your House Smell Like the Holidays Dec. 08, 2020

Everyday Cheapskate

Recently, my husband and I made a quick getaway to experience autumn in the tiny town of Lititz, Pen... Read More

Everyday Starters for Your Midwinter Party Feb. 20, 2020

Everyday Cheapskate

We're smack in the middle of winter, and it's very likely the weather is miserable where you are. On... Read More

Eating for Your Heart Feb. 07, 2020

Nutrition News

Chocolate and Valentine's Day seem to go together, and while dark chocolate may have some heart-heal... Read More

10 Surprising Things a Coffee Maker Can Do Besides Brew Coffee Nov. 25, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

You might think your coffee maker is a one-trick pony — does anything smell more wonderful tha... Read More

Halloween Candy Scary for Pets Oct. 17, 2019

Ask the Vet

Q: My kids' Halloween candy sits around the house for weeks. Sometimes the kids share it with the do... Read More

Explore Croatia on a Cruise Oct. 12, 2019

Travel and Adventure

By Candyce H. Stapen Videos of waterfalls, woodlands and glistening lakes in Croatia's national park... Read More

An Irresistible Stopover in Zurich Sep. 29, 2019

Travel and Adventure

By Athena Lucero Zurich, Switzerland, is the "Gateway to Europe," pulsating with one of the world's ... Read More

Box of Cheese Feb. 16, 2019

Katiedid Langrock

My high school friends were all in a group text on Valentine's Day. Those of us with kids began it a... Read More

When All Else Fails, Cover It With Chocolate Jun. 11, 2018

Everyday Cheapskate

As the story goes, the local inventor invited the town pastry makers to observe his latest invention... Read More

Mix and Match Cool Desserts for Healthier Warm-Weather Treats May. 11, 2018

After-Work Gourmet

Warmer spring weather often means cravings for cool treats. Even if you're on a quest for a bathing ... Read More

Good Grief, Gooddoctor May. 09, 2018


In China, there is an indoor farm that raises cockroaches — about 6 billion per year. It's the... Read More

No Place Like Home Apr. 27, 2016


For patients with terminal cancer, there is often a final choice: Die at home or in the hospital. A ... Read More

When a Guilty Pleasure Becomes an Addiction Feb. 19, 2016

C Force

As far as the economy goes, I'm guessing last Sunday went pretty well. I'm, of course, speaking of V... Read More

Hot Chocolate Warms Winter Recipes Jan. 08, 2016

After-Work Gourmet

Thinking outside the mug when it comes to hot chocolate can be a toasty treat this winter. Hot choco... Read More

Plan Now for a Tulip Time Cruise Jan. 03, 2016

Travel and Adventure

By Norma Meyer Whack me with a wooden clog to see if I'm dreaming because I got swallowed up by the ... Read More

A Vacation in the Swiss Colony Oct. 19, 2015

Marc Dion

Some years ago, some magazine writer who wears slim-fit shirts coined the phrase "staycation," to ei... Read More

The Next Starbucks? May. 28, 2015

Lenore Skenazy

Nobody knows the truffles I've seen. That's because most people have not spent a day running around ... Read More

Babies, Bunnies and a Bucket of Chicken Apr. 25, 2015

Katiedid Langrock

It was a week before Easter. Suffering from an insatiable sweet tooth, my husband broke into the Eas... Read More