Press Democrat Lifestyle RSS Feed http://www.pressdemocrat.com Press Democrat RSS en-us Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PST ted.appel@pressdemocrat.com (Ted Appel) 30 Copyright 2016 http://www.pressdemocrat.com/csp/mediapool/sites/PressDemocrat/assets/img/logo/pdlogo-sm.gif The Santa Rosa Press Democrat http://www.pressdemocrat.com/ 180 18 <![CDATA[ Vintage photos show what life in Sonoma County was like in 1957 ]]> Pixie haircuts, cars with fins and poodle skirts — it’s 1957 in Sonoma County. In the middle of the 20th century, the population in Sonoma … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:50:02 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7315653-181/a-look-back-at-sonoma http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7315653-181/a-look-back-at-sonoma <![CDATA[ 14 abuelita-approved Mexican dishes ]]> If you’re looking for authentic Mexican cuisine, here are a few local dishes just like abuela makes, and where you can find them. Read more. … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:42:18 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7315232-181/14-abuelita-approved-mexican-dishes http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7315232-181/14-abuelita-approved-mexican-dishes <![CDATA[ Dear Abby: With twins on the way, man still won’t buy a ring ]]> Dear Abby: I have been with my boyfriend for three years. I am pregnant with twins, and we already have a son together. His daughter … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:01:02 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7291778-181/dear-abby-with-twins-on http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7291778-181/dear-abby-with-twins-on <![CDATA[ What to look for at Taste of Petaluma ]]> Local spirits, beer and food share the spotlight this year with live music, a cocktail lounge and a beer garden at this Saturday’s Taste of … ]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:06:45 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7315153-181/what-to-look-for-at http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7315153-181/what-to-look-for-at <![CDATA[ Got rats? Try these eco-friendly ways to rid your house of rodents ]]> They get the blame for spreading the Black Death through Europe. They can gnaw through cinder block and squeeze through pipes or holes not much … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:30:04 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7240592-181/sonoma-county-urges-eco-friendly-approaches http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7240592-181/sonoma-county-urges-eco-friendly-approaches <![CDATA[ Easy, healthy back-to-school lunches kids will love ]]> We all want to give our kids a healthy, nutritious lunch that provides protein, fiber, vitamins and minerals to power them through the demanding school … ]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 17:21:01 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7265560-181/expert-advice-on-easy-healthy http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7265560-181/expert-advice-on-easy-healthy <![CDATA[ Watch the solar eclipse at these local spots ]]> Laura Sparks has been waiting for Aug. 21, 2017 for more than 10 years. When she switched majors from physics to astronomy in 2006 and … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:31:52 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7299819-181/no-eclipse-plans-yet-sonoma http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7299819-181/no-eclipse-plans-yet-sonoma <![CDATA[ County Bench closes in Santa Rosa ]]> A little more than a year after opening, downtown Santa Rosa restaurant County Bench has shuttered. Read more. … ]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:11:21 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7311896-181/county-bench-closes-in-santa http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7311896-181/county-bench-closes-in-santa <![CDATA[ Is it really Lyme? Researchers developing a new test to tell ]]> WASHINGTON — Diagnosing if a tick bite caused Lyme or another disease can be difficult but scientists are developing a new way to do it … ]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:29:54 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7315194-181/is-it-really-lyme-researchers http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/7315194-181/is-it-really-lyme-researchers <![CDATA[ PD default story headline xy yxyxy yyxyxyxyxyx ]]> Xy yx yxy xyyxyxy … ]]> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 11:22:45 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/5732546-181/pd-default-story-headline-xy http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/5732546-181/pd-default-story-headline-xy <![CDATA[ Outdoors ]]> Xy yx yxy xyyxyxy xy … ]]> Tue, 01 Nov 2016 13:42:40 PDT http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/1568987-181/outdoors http://www.pressdemocrat.com/lifestyle/1568987-181/outdoors