| Sep 6, 2011
| 2:32 PM
Let's get personal! And when it comes to how we look, nothing is more personal than our hair.
Hate it, love it, mourn its loss — we sure do have strong opinions about it.
To learn more, I stopped people with distinctive looks and grilled them on...
| Jun 12, 2011
| 10:19 PM
Question: How can I protect myself from fleas and ticks? With all the rain and now the heat I'm told it will be a bad year for these pests.
Answer: Last week I tried to address the issue of ticks, which can only live outside the home. This week I&...
| Aug 31, 2012
In this economy, who doesn't want — and need — to save money?
You already watch for bargains, coupons, online deals and sales. That's smart shopping.
You've learned that drugstore beauty products are often as good (or better) than the...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Facebook offers a dynamic advertising system that allows marketers to customize the recipients in conjunction with a business' specific target market. With that said, you are only allowed one small picture and a strand of text to really pack a punch, so...
| Sep 14, 2012
"To every thing there is a season," says a passage in the Bible and, much later, lyrics to the hit song, "Turn! Turn! Turn!" made famous by the 1960s folk-rock band The Byrds.
It's also what smart spenders say.
Amazing seasonal discounts are available...
| Sep 15, 2012
| 5:21 PM
We have an important warning for everyone reading this column. Before you're through, you may find yourself rummaging through your trash can or recycling bin looking for old magazines. Maybe your neighbor's trash, too.
Our tip comes from Marcia Dougherty...
| Feb 24, 2012
My mailbox is brimming with your questions about beauty potions! Answer Angel is here for you with makeup, hair, scent solutions and more.
Dear Answer Angel: I have been a loyal trooper in the Answer Angel brigade ever since you wrote that valuable...
| Aug 11, 2012
| 9:11 PM
If you haven't rummaged through your bathroom cabinets and closets in a while, you may want to go have a look after reading this column.
Joan Patricia Glancy of Bethlehem called us with a great alternative use for something that can really pile up over...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 1:50 AM
This morning as I hugged and kissed my wife goodbye, my hands touched her face in a tender moment. It was a sweet way to start the day, and I loved it.
About three hours later I was sitting at my desk, working on some type of paperwork and I rested my...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 4:38 PM
Birgit Biehl sat down in late January with three members of the body care team from Whole Foods.
They tested some of her lotions and scrutinized the packaging and labeling of her soaps and spa items as the North Judson small business owner explained...
| Feb 8, 2013
I'm ticked off at a credit union because it won't consider any sort of refinance of old high interest mortgages, but if you're buying now the interest it's about half of what they charged before the market crashed. People are losing their homes because of...