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Mother's Day

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  • Monica tries conscious uncoupling from Hillary

    An essay in Vanity Fair last week taught us more about Monica Lewinsky than we had learned since Ken Starr wrote his sordid X-rated report in 1998. She has gained some wisdom from her brush with infamy. Her ostensible reason for writing now is to help...
  • Brooke Shields celebrates Mother's Day at Six Flags Great Adventure

     
    Actress Brooke Shields celebrated Mother’s Day over the weekend at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, NJ, with her husband, director Chris Henchy, and daughters Rowan and Grier. The family was joined Saturday by two of the daughters’...
  • Cards, not cash, for Mom

    Cards, not cash, for Mom
    Cash is crass. Clearly, that's the perception since gift card spending for Mother's Day is up again this year. Apparently, the I-can't-think-of-anything-to-buy-my-mom crowd, or 43 percent of those purchasing a Mother's Day gift, will fork over $2.1...
  • Don't be too casual about a business wardrobe

    Don't be too casual about a business wardrobe
    Dear Answer Angel Ellen: I am a new college graduate, and I'm unsure how to dress for work at my new first real job. The office claims to be "business casual" — whatever that is. Can you give me a translation? — K.P. Dear K.P.: I wish! One...
  • Hampton Roads: Books for Moms

     Hampton Roads: Books for Moms
    Mother's Day is only a few days away. If your mom (or the special mom figure in your life) is a reader, why not consider a book as a gift? And don't forget to arrange for her to have some reading time to go with it. Here are a few new titles that might...
  • Jeff Jacobs: Napier Checks Another Off List With Graduation

    Jeff Jacobs: Napier Checks Another Off List With Graduation
    STORRS — Astronaut and UConn alum Rick Mastracchio is making news for delivering Saturday's graduation address to the UConn school of engineering from the International Space Station. But let's be honest. If Shabazz Napier space-bombed the video,...
  • Mother's Day: Take Mom on a garden tour

    Mother's Day: Take Mom on a garden tour
    This Mother’s Day, forget sending her flowers. Instead, spend a day with the mom in your life wandering among the blooms at a South Florida garden off the beaten path. Mounts Botanical Garden’s Connoisseur’s Garden Tour In its 10th...
  • Bankrupt Coldwater Creek plans Mother's Day liquidation sales

    Coldwater Creek Inc., a women's wear retailer with hundreds of stores nationwide, said in bankruptcy filings that it plans to start liquidating the business with deep discounts pegged to Mother’s Day. The Sandpoint, Idaho, company, which started...
  • Need a Mother's Day gift for a pet lover? Check out these new books

    With Mother's Day around the corner -- and Be Kind to Animals Week coming up May 4-10 -- books featuring pets might make great gifts! If your mother happens to be a cat lover, seeks a celebrity Internet cat, enjoys books that inspire, is a fan of the TV...
  • Make a special home-style spiced caramel flan for Mom this Mother's Day

    Back when I was working as a chef in restaurants in Provence, Paris and Monaco in the late 1960s and early 1970s, I often heard a phrase referring to the cooking of (ital) une bonne femme (end ital.). Those words, which can be translated as "a good woman"...
  • Spend the day with Mom at a free attraction for Mother's Day

    Spend the day with Mom at a free attraction for Mother's Day
    I love coupons and everyone knows it. They're often left on my desk in the newsroom by anonymous benefactors, or tucked in my mailbox by neighbors and friends. One Sunday many Mays ago, I hit the mother lode when my youngest son, Ryan, 8 at the time,...
  • Chefs ready to celebrate Mom

    Chefs ready to celebrate Mom
    More than 75 million diners will be making reservations for Mother's Day dinner, according to the National Restaurant Association. Central Florida has many options for celebrating on May 11 with family and friends. Here is just a sampling of local...