The teen years can be challenging but they don’t last long. A little bit of extra attention can go a long way.
When the furnace dies, “logs” of Daily Heralds stuffed with dryer lint ignite a warming fire.
Here are Jennifer Bardsley’s best life hacks for meal planning, tidying up and other homefront duties.
Sewage raining from the ceiling onto the dinner table, and other red-letter days in Bardsley family lore.
Here are four places and one movie that will open their eyes to art, history and more.
A fiery encounter with a lotion that was the opposite of soothing would have been avoided had the word “capsaicin” been noted on the packaging.
On this family’s tree, the most important ornaments are framed photos of beloved family, especially the ones who have passed away.
Washington State farmers survived a difficult year. The fruits of their labor deserve admiration.
If Thanksgiving stresses us out then we’re doing it wrong
When her daughter catches a cold, mom must navigate the flow chart from hell. It’s part of helping stop the spread of COVID-19.
Here are some green alternatives to metallic silver and gold gift wrap that goes to the landfill.
When you open your door to trick-or-treaters, wear a mask for the unvaccinated kids standing in front of you.
Breakfast and lunch are now free for all students in the Edmonds School District. Here’s what else we can do.
Sleeping has become this poodle’s full-time job. He’ll take five naps a day, in between turns around the yard.
He has no access to a toolbox. The deadbolt to the garage is jammed. He has 30 minutes before a meeting.
This mom takes a page from Charles Dickens’ novel to add her own style of satire to the fall season.
The new challenge: Now mom can count on her hand how many vacations they have left as a family.
This former teacher says schools should be safe places from polio, diphtheria, mumps, rubella — and, yes, coronavirus.
Here are six things to consider — all due to labor shortages — before you visit your favorite restaurant.
With the new school year here, she’s never seen her kids so excited to wake up at 5:45 a.m.