Corn soup with chili crisp is a sweet and spicy bowl of comfort
This vegan, pantry-friendly coconut corn soup recipe gets topped with a drizzle of chili crisp to make each bowl full of sweet and spicy comfort.
How I trained myself to remember my dreams
The more space I made to dream again, the easier it got for me to access my unconscious mind.
Carolyn Hax: Brother pushes sibling to ‘return’ foster daughter to agency
A foster parent struggles with criticism from a domineering brother and from their parents, who want the two siblings just to make up.
Ask Amy: My friend is a terrible driver who makes me nervous
A reader’s friend is a horrible driver and they can’t stand to be in the car with her anymore.
Trout abound around Fernie, British Columbia
In British Columbia, the hamlet of Fernie is a favorite destination for the angling cognoscenti.
Dipping into Nova Scotia’s abundant waters
In Nova Scotia, a water-focused itinerary explores the province that's called “Canada’s ocean playground."
8 wrap recipes with lettuce, collards and other greens
Pile spicy, creamy and crunchy fillings on sturdy greens for a fun meal that can also be gluten-free.
Carolyn Hax: Longtime boyfriend hides their relationship from his parents
They're approaching an agreed-on deadline for him to tell his parents they're dating. What if he misses it?
Ask Amy: I don’t want to tell my sister my dog is dying
A reader doesn’t want to tell their sister that their dog is dying but knows she will be upset if they don't tell her.
Miss Manners: My chronic back pain makes me rude to strangers
Reader’s chronic back pain and husband’s insensitivity toward it has made them resentful and rude to strangers.
Joy Billington Doty, veteran Washington Star reporter, dies at 91
She covered first ladies, society news, Embassy Row functions and visiting dignitaries until the newspaper folded in 1981.
Nutritional yeast tips and recipes for the umami-rich seasoning
What is nutritional yeast, plus tips and recipes for using it
Vermilion is back in Alexandria, with a new chef and captivating menu
Approaching its 20th anniversary, Vermilion in Old Town Alexandria features Ben Pflaumer in the kitchen and rave-worthy snacks and pastas on the menu.
Carolyn Hax: Dad dismisses teaching career as a waste of time
A high school English teacher wonders how to respond to Dad's criticism that such low-paying work is a waste of skills and time.
Miss Manners: Is this email to my co-worker rude?
Reader wants to squash a disagreement with their co-worker and needs help making their email more polite.
Ask Amy: I keep getting cut in line at work
A reader gets upset every time one of their coworkers cut the punch out line at the end of their shift.
They braved Barcelona with kids this hot, busy summer and lived well
Friends and family worried about their plans to take their young children to Barcelona in the summer. But while it was different, it was also spectacular.
For a dad from Cuba, a Disney cruise into uncharted waters
I took my Cuban-born husband on the quintessentially American vacation: a Disney cruise.
More wine sellers make representing diverse vintners a priority
A new crop of wine sellers has put representation front and center in their stores and on their shelves.