As a daughter settles into her LSU dorm room, a father realizes that college dorm life today, with its matching accessories and designer coffee machines, buries the valued lessons of simplicity espoused by scholars like Thoreau.
With the early crisp days of fall, a luscious, warm peach tart is a perfect start to baking days in the kitchen.
Kanye West offered a valuable lesson for how not to behave when things don't quite go your way. At a recent concert, Mr. West chided two fans among thousands for not dancing, only to learn they were disabled.
The thriller 'No Good Deed' and the family-friendly movie 'Dolphin Tale 2' took first and second place, respectively, putting summer box office champion 'Guardians' at third place. However, 'Deed' received mainly negative reviews.
Need more help with ideas for using up those garden tomatoes? Check out these tips for Roma, cherry, and beefsteak varieties, plus a recipe for a tomato and Swiss chard pie.
While many parents are wary of video games, more studies have found that some gaming can help kids learn teamwork and other important skills. Here's a list of games that provide kids with a positive gaming experience.
At the Toronto Film Festival, 'Foxcatcher' and 'Force Majeure' are standouts and 'The Humbling' features a marvelous performance by Al Pacino, while 'Rosewater' is a bit pallid. Benedict Cumberbatch and Eddie Redmayne both turn in remarkable performances as Alan Turing in 'The Imitation Game' and Stephen Hawking in 'The Theory of Everything,' respectively.
A spin-off TV series based on the 'Married With Children' character Bud Bundy (David Faustino) could reportedly be in the works. 'Married With Children' also starred Ed O'Neill, Katey Sagal, and Christina Applegate.
Creamy and delicious, this smooth squash soup is among the first of the autumn soups, enjoying the last of the summer squash harvest.
A new report shows that teens, especially those under 17, who use cannabis regularly are less likely to graduate from high school or earn a higher degree, among other negative results.
Tina Fey told David Letterman that working with some co-stars has improved her parenting skills. Similarly, many parents find their resumes benefited by perfecting problem-solving and communication skills while raising kids.