Press Democrat Lifestyle RSS Feed Press Democrat RSS en-us Sun, 23 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PST (Ted Appel) 30 Copyright 2016 The Santa Rosa Press Democrat 180 18 <![CDATA[ Secrets to growing great tomatoes ]]> Tomatoes are the most planted vegetable in U.S. gardens, and probably in gardens around the world. But they are probably also among the most poorly … ]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:14:23 PDT <![CDATA[ Dear Abby: In-laws upset about widower moving on ]]> Dear Abby: My wife of 43 years died nine months ago after losing her four-year battle with cancer. I met a woman who had also … ]]> Sun, 23 Apr 2017 00:01:04 PDT <![CDATA[ Dear Abby: Ex buys booze for underage daughter ]]> Dear Abby: I have a 16-year-old stepdaughter, “Candy.” My wife recently discovered three bottles of liquor in the car Candy drives. When confronted, she told … ]]> Sat, 22 Apr 2017 00:01:02 PDT <![CDATA[ 5 exotic wines for a taste around the world ]]> Sometimes you just have to give in to that traveling palate of yours. When an import winks at you from the aisle at the retail … ]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:49:01 PDT <![CDATA[ Tony Bahno, risk control expert to the stars ]]> Tony Bahno is not just your ordinary “insurance guy.” The 58-year-old Windsor man’s work as senior vice president of “risk control” for Marsh Risk and … ]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:34:59 PDT <![CDATA[ Buti Yoga -- a hardcore workout that is so much more than it sounds ]]> It’s Sunday morning. I’m sitting in a room in half lotus position, right foot tucked into my left thigh, hands to heart center, breathing in, … ]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:21:33 PDT <![CDATA[ Petaluma author credits early mornings to success ]]> As a wife and mother, full-time worker, student and volunteer, as well as the author of eight books, Crissi Langwell enjoys what she calls a … ]]> Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:11:48 PDT <![CDATA[ Make your garden wild with wildflowers ]]> Our early spring gardens tend to have a predictable array of annual plants. Iceland poppies, stock, pansies, violas and Paludosum daisies predominate. But our fields … ]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:34:03 PDT <![CDATA[ Stock your spring garden with these local plant sales ]]> SONOMA COUNTY: Farm hop for fun, educationSonoma County farms and ranches welcome visitors April 29 and 30 for “Blossoms, Bees and Barnyard Babies,” a weekend … ]]> Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:30:14 PDT <![CDATA[ PD default story headline xy yxyxy yyxyxyxyxyx ]]> Xy yx yxy xyyxyxy … ]]> Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:29:51 PDT <![CDATA[ Outdoors ]]> Xy yx yxy xyyxyxy xy … ]]> Tue, 01 Nov 2016 13:42:40 PDT