Perfume placement a plus
May 27, 2016 Dear Heloise: Where is the best place to STORE MY PERFUME? I want easy access to it when I’m getting ready in the morning. — Lisa N. in Pittsburgh Hi, Lisa. Perfume storage is important. more »»
An independence day for Britain?
May 27, 2016 LONDON — Leaders of the campaign to end Britain’s membership in the European Union hope that next month’s referendum will make June 23, 2016, a date as luminous in modern British history as May 3,... more »»
Are video games harming my child?
May 26, 2016 If you’re a parent with children at home, chances are you’re familiar with the question of “to allow or not to allow”: the huge dilemma parents face when deciding if they should let their kids play... more »»
A better way to run for president
May 26, 2016 The frustration of many voters over the way presidential candidates are selected has come to a head with Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, the presumptive nominees of their respective parties. more »»
Dear Bernie bullies, I’m so over you
May 25, 2016 In early August 1968, just weeks after Bobby Kennedy was killed, my father and I took a walk through the fields of my great-grandmother’s house and plotted my career. We didn’t know that at the tim. more »»
A ‘good time’ with Bisquick
May 22, 2016 If you have a box of Bisquick and a few ingredients you can invite your neighbors in for brunch because that’s what I recently di. more »»
Here's to the graduates!
May 22, 2016 Today we salute the Class of 2016 — these young men and women from Central Iowa who have worked diligently, excelled academically and have showcased their talents in a variety of ways that we can al... more »»
Milk turns sour
May 21, 2016 U.S. milk futures contracts have collapsed to a six-year low as dairy farmers boost production amidst slowing consumption. Slowing Chinese demand, Russian bans on U.. more »»
May 21, 2016 We must frankly face the fact that the front runners in both political parties represent a new low, at a time of domestic polarization and unprecedented nuclear dangers internationally. more »»
Thieves thrive while you fly
May 20, 2016 Dear Heloise: When we fly and use the LONG- OR SHORT-TERM PARKING LOTS, we always take our vehicle registration and insurance documents with us. more »»
A cold can of ‘America’
May 20, 2016 WASHINGTON — Because advertising is a barometer that often accurately measures America’s psychological atmosphere, attention must be paid to this: From May 23 through the presidential election,... more »»