“Back in March, I was panic-eating Doritos and wiping down my strawberries with Clorox,” says Karen Cheng, co-founder of Star Anise Foods, a San Francisco business that sells natural Vietnamese cooking products. She and her husband have two kids, ages 8 and 11. “Now, my family is more centered in the kitchen, and my kids are doing a lot more of the cooking. I never used to let my 8-year-old near a hot oven or sharp tools alone. Now, he can handle it.” … [Read more...] about Family dinners and so much baking: How the pandemic has changed the way we eat
The ceremony will take place on November 30, and free online festival ScreenFest will run the entire week, connecting the film industry with fans. … [Read more...] about Cate Blanchett’s ABC six-part series Stateless gets a whopping 18 AACTA Award nominations as other surprise nods are announced
That’s just how I felt, when I heard the bad news this week. I woke up on a cold, misty morning, surveyed the peaceful fields all around our farm and began to plan Christmas shopping (not online) next week when lockdown ended. Then my son strode in to tell me that the rural homestead we share with him and his family is now in Tier Three. … [Read more...] about BEL MOONEY: I live in a rural idyll with almost no infections and and my nearest city is in Tier 2 so why am I in Tier 3?
It isn't hard to figure out why Melissa became so popular this year, as 1974 began the heyday of the TV Show Little House on the Prairie, which starred not one, but two actors with the name—Melissa Gilbert and Melissa Sue Anderson. In this year, Melissa Hart was born, best known as Sabrina the Teenage Witch. Jennifer and Amy stayed on top. … [Read more...] about Most Popular Baby Names for Girls the Year You Were Born
Cherry Hill’s Santas and staff will have daily health screenings and temperature checks, and there will be a focus on hygiene and cleanliness at the set, the company said. Cherry Hill also sets up mall Easter Bunny sets in April. The company declined to comment on preparations for the spring celebration. … [Read more...] about Mall Santas will look different this year. Here’s what to expect in the Bay Area