A dazzling, colorful piñata of love and death

The Book of Life is an enchanting animated feature that is full of cheeky romance and fanciful morbidity. Read it in Unwind.

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Documentary filmmaker Baby Ruth Villarama never thought she'd undergo the toughest parenting drill while she chronicled the Little Azkals elite training in the UK. Read her story in Workbook.


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Once you've taken a look at where your money goes, you have to distinguish between things you need and things that would be "nice to have". Read it in Her Money.

Pasta is not just a delicious, tummy-filling dish; it's also a convenient and easy-to-prepare one-dish meal. So how about a creamy seafood puttanesca? The recipe in Pantry.

Doctors now say a pregnancy is not considered full term until at least 39 weeks. Waiting to deliver until then gives the baby the best chance for a healthy start in life. Read it in Healthdesk.

Parents must set limits, show restraint, and occasionally learn to say no. Read it in Her Words.

Here are several tips to keep in mind when thinking about creating an outdoor kitchen, no matter the budget. Read more in Living.