MY LIFE - Back to real life

Nice as the holidays were, I am glad that they are over and I can now get back into a routine. My regular routine, that is. I’m not sure if it’s a side effect of growing older, but I am suddenly... more

THE RECIPE BOX - Share a bottle of coquito with friends

LINCOLN – This holiday season, my husband, Jim, came home with a bottle of coquito in a pretty holiday bag. It was a homemade gift from a coworker named Lymaria, and she said it was a very... more

FILM UNFILTERED - Audiences will enjoy Hart’s new film ‘The Upside’

HHHH 1/2 Actor Bryan Cranston got his first break playing the dad on “The Middle” but most audiences recognize him for portraying science teacher turned meth mastermind Walter White on AMC’s “... more

TRADITIONAL PARENTING - Grown children disregard parents’ wisdom

Q: We have 10 grandchildren, spread between three of our kids. They all live within an hour’s drive, so we see them often. We want to be involved in their lives and to be good influences. Our... more