Honeymoon Chicken aims high — and hits its mark

Federalist Pig pitmaster Rob Sonderman expands his reach with a fried chicken project in Petworth.

By Tim CarmanJuly 5, 2022

Crispy chorizo gives this skillet scallop recipe a flavor boost

Big scallops are seared and then basted with a sauce of chorizo, butter and herbs in this one-pan dish.

By Ann MaloneyJuly 5, 2022

A war without end: The DAR and the 40-year fight to honor Lena Ferguson

An update on an agreement between the Daughters of the American Revolution and Lena Ferguson, a retired D.C. schoolteacher denied membership due to her race.

By Courtland MilloyJuly 5, 2022

How Black female support groups are dealing with the end of Roe

Increasingly, groups have had to adapt to support their members through moments of national trauma that tend to unevenly affect Black women.

By Natachi OnwuamaegbuJuly 5, 2022

These elite runners say having a full-time job helps their performance

Some runners and coaches believe having balance in life allows for better performance.

By Kelyn SoongJuly 5, 2022

How to press tofu — or decide if it’s even necessary

Turns out, it doesn't take much -- or anything -- to deal with the water in your tofu.

By Becky KrystalJuly 5, 2022

What a fashion stylist does in a workday

A celebrity fitting, lots of emails and dinner out with a friend are all part of this fashion stylist’s typical workday.

By Ashley AfriyieJuly 5, 2022

Adults undervalue teen friendships. Here’s how to support them.

Adults tend to underappreciate teen friendships. Here's how (and why) to help foster these relationships.

By Emily Laber-WarrenJuly 5, 2022

Sen. Chris Murphy on gun-control laws: ‘We’re closer than ever before’

Murphy has been a national leader in the fight against gun violence.

By KK OttesenJuly 5, 2022

How to cool stifling upstairs bedrooms during the summer

Start low-tech with shades, fans and vents before you consider upgrading your system.

By Jeanne HuberJuly 5, 2022

Their dad was drowning. They saved him using CPR they saw in movie scenes.

“Daddy’s not okay,” Christian Hassig, 10, remembered yelling. "We were just focusing on saving our dad’s life.”

By Sydney PageJuly 5, 2022

Carolyn Hax: Unexpected pregnancy has her mourning her ‘still-single’ life

She's unexpectedly pregnant with a man she’s been dating about seven months. She’s mourning "all these fun plans we had for our lives with each other."

By Carolyn HaxJuly 5, 2022

Ask Amy: I have an issue with excessive gifting during holidays

Reader didn’t grow up celebrating most holidays or birthdays and has trouble with her husband’s family’s excessive gifting during those occasions.

By Amy DickinsonJuly 5, 2022

Miss Manners: I’m not comfortable with kids using my first name

While introducing herself to kids, reader felt uncomfortable that all the other adults used their first names.

By Judith Martin, Nicholas Martin and Jacobina MartinJuly 5, 2022

Abortion let me live the life I wanted. Others deserve that chance.

At age 48, I look back on my abortions with gratitude.

By MariNaomiJuly 4, 2022

5 easy cookout sides, including broccoli salad, baked lentils and more

Easy side dish recipes to bring to cookouts, barbecues, picnics and more this summer.

By Aaron HutchersonJuly 4, 2022

Southern right whale moms may look for quiet place to raise babies

The endangered whales swim several thousand miles to shallow waters where sounds don’t travel far.

By Lela NargiJuly 4, 2022

Carolyn Hax: Husband doesn’t support seeking justice for childhood abuse

One spouse is seeking justice for long-ago childhood abuse, but the other isn't sure that's a good idea.

By Carolyn HaxJuly 4, 2022

Miss Manners: Is it wrong to wear the flag as clothing?

Reader was raised to see wearing the American flag as clothing as disrespectful but sees people doing so all the time.

By Judith Martin, Nicholas Martin and Jacobina MartinJuly 4, 2022

Ask Amy: Should I end our talks after he asked to meet in person?

Reader is conflicted about continuing to message an online friend, who is an unhappy marriage, after he asks to meet in person.

By Amy DickinsonJuly 4, 2022