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Forget the Mayonnaise for Removing Water Rings on Furniture Jan. 20, 2021

Everyday Cheapskate

Dear Mary: How can I get rid of white water rings on wood tables? Thanks! — Amy Dear Amy: Ther... Read More

How to Turn Scrap Gold Into Cash Without Getting Ripped Off Jan. 18, 2021

Everyday Cheapskate

I promise not to ask if you remember when the price of gold was fixed at $35 an ounce or when U.S. c... Read More

Ways to Use Windex That Have Nothing to Do With Windows Dec. 01, 2020

Everyday Cheapskate

Recently, while digging out, cleaning up and reorganizing our storage room, I discovered a half-full... Read More

What Does It Take To Turn a Hobby Into a Business? Oct. 08, 2020

At Work

Q: I recently retired from a job I had for 25 years. I receive retirement benefits that allow me to ... Read More

Romancing the Stones: Spring 2020 Jewelry Trends Feb. 04, 2020

In Fashion

Have a fling with a little bling this spring! Kick off the season by giving the love of your life (o... Read More

Bring Back Black: Beyond the Basic Black Party Dress Dec. 17, 2019

In Fashion

It's the season of parties, parties and more parties. And chances are that at least one of your go-t... Read More

Accessory Fashion Gifts for Him and Her Dec. 10, 2019

In Fashion

If you've still got some stylish guys and gals on your holiday gift list, get ready to get easy acce... Read More

Word Bracelets Jul. 13, 2019

Katiedid Langrock

I bought myself beaded bracelets — three, to be exact. Each has its own saying, up to 12 chara... Read More

Selling Old Jewelry Jul. 01, 2019

Dear Doug

Q: I have a bunch of old, outdated family jewelry that none of my children are interested in. I have... Read More

No Excusing Poor Manners May. 30, 2019

Dear AnnieĀ®

Dear Annie: I was brought up to say, "Excuse me," when someone was in the way and I needed to pass. ... Read More

Ring in Spring With Earrings May. 07, 2019

In Fashion

What's the one accessory that can transform your face and may just be the perfect gift for Mom? Earr... Read More

'Aha!' Fashion Moments Dec. 25, 2018

In Fashion

New Year's resolutions come and go. Most go by the wayside. But a few years ago, I started taking a ... Read More

Party Ornaments: Accessories for Holiday Style Nov. 27, 2018

In Fashion

Dress up your tree. Dress up your mantel. Dress up your dress. 'Tis the season to decorate our homes... Read More

Great Reader Tips: Dog Treats, Earring Fix, Recycled Vinegar, Dog Hair Magnet and Lots More Oct. 10, 2018

Everyday Cheapskate

I love the ingenuity of my readers, especially the ones who send me their tips. Just when I think I'... Read More

Save the Drama for her Momma Oct. 19, 2017

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: When my wife and I married, she requested that I avoid conflict with her manipulative st... Read More

The Spring Bling Fling Feb. 07, 2017

In Fashion

Bring on the bling. The bees are buzzing, the butterflies are fluttering and hearts are on fire in t... Read More

Honor Amongst Thieves and Family Dec. 07, 2015

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: What should one do if family and friends come from out of state to visit, and when they ... Read More

Injured Worker Uncovers Creative Talent as a Career Apr. 02, 2015

At Work

Q: I had a serious accident and permanently injured my back. I had to go on disability, but as many ... Read More

Andy Capp

Jun. 20, 2014

The Meaning of Lila

Jun. 12, 2014