Nick and Diane Marson aren’t your typical Broadway superfans. Sure, the retired couple from Houston, Texas has seen the 2017 Tony-winning musical “Come From Away” nearly 100 times, but there’s a reason for that: The show is based, at least partly, on their life.
The newly renovated and energized Brix restaurant just north of Yountville on Highway 29 may have the finest outdoor dining views in all of the Napa Valley. After being closed for nearly four months the space has been transformed. Spacious and bright, the updated dining room spills outside through large doors to an expansive lawn that is surrounded by well-tended gardens and verdant vineyards, the views melting westward into the blue-toned Mayacamas Mountains.
Trader Joe’s is known for their affordable groceries, healthy freezer section items, and creative sauces and spice blends, but few Trader Joe’s items have caught on quite like their “Everything but the Bagel” seasoning. This tasty blend of sesame seeds, sea salt flakes, dried garlic, dried onion, and poppy seeds (everything you’d find on your favorite everything bagel) had developed a cult following. If you’re not lucky enough to have a Trader Joe’s in your area, you can now buy the spice blend online.
If you still need a reason to stop smoking, try this one: third-hand smoke, particularly if you have children.
At 10 p.m. on May 4, Kerrin Laz stood tall at the stage and proudly announced “We did it! Without the online auction included, we raised $1.28 million this year.”
Domenic Certa felt like he had been hit by a truck.
Everyone has to go but not everyone can easily. Though not considered topics for polite conversation, constipation and other bowel-related issues are common sources of discomfort and distress.
Imagine a dinner of grilled wild salmon, sautéed spinach and garlic, brown rice with thyme, and fresh blueberries. This simple, delicious, and easy-to-prepare meal would not only satisfy your hunger, it also would help minimize inflammation.
About 20 million disposable diapers end up in landfills each year, according to the Environmental Protection Agency, having a profound effect: It takes hundreds of years for a diaper to decompose.
When Tracy Sharp was 32 and pregnant for the first time, she was excited and eager to tell the world as soon as she learned the news. Eight years later, her thoughts about being pregnant turned to concern.
Jennifer Linville tried to slit her own throat, she said, because she was isolated. She was isolated because she was sick and didn't want to subject people to her complaining. She got depressed being isolated and drank because of the depression.
Undergoing fertility treatments, Heather Hirsch was intrigued by a flyer she saw advertising fertility massage at Traveling Tranquility Spa.
Men are expected to be strong, silent types. We see it in movies, novels and heritage.
What comes to mind when you hear the names of these old favorites: Teibel’s, The Commander and Wagner’s?
Pacifiers — or binkies — are both godsend and curse for exhausted parents of infants and toddlers.
The more we understand about mental illness — depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and more — the better we can support ourselves and those around us. Strategies for coping and wellness start with knowledge.
Dr. Sreekant Cherukuri, an ear, nose and throat specialist in Munster, says he was surprised to learn that there are no standards for vitamins and dietary supplements.
For people looking at life through a myopic blur or thick glasses, the development of LASIK procedures more than 20 years ago was welcome news.
There are those who believe that organic and budget do not belong in the same sentence. But considering the benefits of eating organic food, those folks may be surprised.
With some recent high-profile suicides in the Region, there are signs people can look out for to tell if their loved ones are in need of mental health treatment, local experts say.
Can you be addicted to video games?