This lasagna recipe is made easy with frozen cheese ravioli

If you’re looking for a few shortcuts that can ease some prep work, try this “cheaters lasagna.”

  • Oct 17, 2018

 

‘People in the Room’ is captivating, unsettling, and poetic

Norah Lange’s short novel follows a teen girl’s obsession with three women who live across the street.

 

How can I improve my meatloaf? Go for fattier ground meats

The Washington Post’s staff recently discussed all things food. Here are your questions answered.

  • Oct 17, 2018

 

Roasted chicken dish only takes a few minutes to prepare

Savory sage chicken accompanied by zucchini and tomato rice is a super-speed supper.

  • Oct 17, 2018

Spice up your cooking with your own homemade spice blend

The time has come to put that assortment of orphan jars in your pantry to good use.

  • Oct 17, 2018

What’s for dinner? How about a skillet pie with sweet potatoes?

This dish is like an autumnal version of shepherd’s pie that’s as tasty as it is healthful.

MeToo, Kavanaugh topics of talk at women filmmakers’ event

Actress Katie Holmes spoke of the importance of women mentoring and supporting others.

  • Oct 16, 2018

A couple dogs looking for new homes

Consider adopting one of these pets from the Everett Animal Shelter.

No way, Jose! Whidbey cafe where friends and family eat

The cafe’s name is a play on words of the owners’ names — Noe (pronounced “no way”) and Jose Ochoa.

In his capacity as patron of the charity WellChild, Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, arrive for the annual WellChild awards in London on Sept. 4. Kensington Palace announced Monday that the two are expecting a child in the spring. (Matt Dunham / AP file)
In his capacity as patron of the charity WellChild, Britain’s Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, arrive for the annual WellChild awards in London on Sept. 4. Kensington Palace announced Monday that the two are expecting a child in the spring. (Matt Dunham / AP file)

Seattle Home Show to feature more than 20 local exhibitors

A Marysville shop’s backyard “she cave” will be in the spotlight this weekend.

Brand new 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback aims to please

Even the base version of this comfortable and fun compact is bedecked with standard features.

The saddest part of Kanye West’s visit with President Trump

It’s depressing to see a tremendously gifted artist reduced to grade-school provocation.

  • Oct 15, 2018

Why don’t we still carve turnips instead of pumpkins?

Explore the history of Halloween and jack-o-lanterns in these books at Everett Public Library.

Historical novel ‘Becoming Beatrice’ linked to pioneer home

The Blackman House, built in 1878 Snohomish, now a museum, plays a key role in Frances Wood’s novel.

Your student will be bringing home a progress report soon

Are Joey’s grades suffering? Here are a few things you can do to help.

A Girl Scout says goodbye to her decades-old sleeping bag

After 33 years and five different camps, it’s time for her to upgrade to a new sleeper from REI.

Author events and poetry readings around Snohomish County

Beth Jusino: 7 p.m. Oct. 15, Third Place Books, Town Center at Lake Forest Park, 17171 Bothell Way NE. Jusino’s new book, “Walking to the… Continue reading

Freedom on a string: Kites teach you a lesson about living

The president of the American Kitefliers Association says flying a kite can change you.

Nature and romance in Italy’s Lakes District

Be sure to bring the right travel partner to this lovely destination.