Notes on urban and rural gardens

I was introduced to the term garden ecology lab at a presentation given by Gail … Read more

Wilson apparently departing ‘The Affair’

Q: Is it definite that Ruth Wilson won’t be back for the final season of … Read more

Check out the Wild West in the Cowboy Capital of the World: Cheyenne

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — When I started out on my trail ride on a scorching day … Read more

Central Oregon support groups

The following list contains support group information submitted to The Bulletin. Submissions must be updated … Read more

Bend family’s 1927 wicker breadbasket has held 25 infants

Loaves of love

When Michelle Quesnel became pregnant with her first child, her mother, Jacqueline “Jackie” Sommer, pressed … Read more

California man says city should adopt codes for treehouses

Folsom, California, resident Brian Esola never had any formal training in construction or engineering — … Read more

Dallas woman helped influencers get their start

Amber Venz Box leads a company that drives more than $1 billion in sales. She … Read more

Animals evacuate, too, as a hurricane threatens

As Hurricane Florence continued its menacing march toward the East Coast this week, dozens of … Read more

It’s the season for scoops of ice cream, so why not add some to your booze?

New York City gave us the Manhattan. Florence gave us the Negroni. Santiago de Cuba … Read more

Will men wear makeup?

Chanel is mixing things up this fall. The legendary French company is debuting its first-ever … Read more

What’s the point of the tennis dress?

Once again the issue of dress code has reared its ugly head in the workspace. … Read more

Dried chile peppers: your secret flavor weapon in the kitchen

Word-association time! I say “chile pepper,” you say … All right, so this is a … Read more

Most recent restaurant inspections

Deschutes County restaurant inspections Highest scoring Trattoria Sbandati: 100 Sassy’s Cafe: 100 Bom Dia Cafe: … Read more

Program makes push for healthier meal alternatives in airports

Is it really possible to find healthy food at an airport? When it comes to … Read more

‘Eat With Muslims’ dinner seeks commonality

Breaking bread

Fathia Absie and Ilays Aden, two Seattle-based activists, have been leading dinner guests in dialogue … Read more

Adoptable pet of the week

Charlie and Fred Charlie, left, and Fred, are 1 1⁄2 years old and a bonded … Read more

It’s possible to retire in your 30s with $1M in the bank

Bend couple changed lifestyle, aims to quit work in their mid-40s

Carl Jensen experienced what he calls “the awakening” sometime around 2012. He was a software … Read more

Restaurant review: Worthy Brewing Taps & Tacos

Limited but wide-ranging menu offers exotic choices

Worthy Brewing likes to frame itself as a rebel in the world of craft brewing. … Read more

Small bite

Boundless dining — Advance tickets are on sale for an Autumn Equinox farm-to-table dinner, to … Read more

Love garlic? Plant a spring bounty now

If you love this edible, now is the time to start planting

I can’t believe it is almost time to plant garlic. Where has the summer gone? … Read more

Sunflowers are the garden’s late-summer stars

At the start of summer, I thought I would put aside my disdain for amaranth … Read more

Add some wow factor to your walk in the door

Your entryway is the gateway to the rest of your home. It is the one … Read more

Where fairies are alive and well

Most of the hundreds of fairy gardeners gathered at a nursery near Cleveland were adults … Read more

How to organize jewelry pieces

When it comes to storing jewelry, there is no shortage of organizing options. In fact, … Read more

Jennifer Hudson is about to raise her ‘Voice’ again

Q: I enjoyed Jennifer Hudson as a coach and judge in “The Voice.” Will she … Read more

Oregon’s annual grape harvest offers a look at how wine is made

I didn’t realize it at the time, but for one frantic, exhilarating, exhausting September minute, … Read more

Find adventure — or just relax — in the Caribbean’s St. Lucia

“I want to go to somewhere nice in the Caribbean,” my wife, Sharen, has told … Read more

Anniversary: Dave and Heidi Ewing

Ewing David and Heidi (Heidbrink) Ewing, of Bend, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary vacationing on … Read more

A to-do list for leaving the hotel room

The smartest travelers have a mental to-do list before they leave the room and head … Read more

Anniversary: Sean and Terri Walior

Walior Sean and Terri (Knight) Walior, of Bend, will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary. The … Read more

Anniversary: Joyce and J. Orville Mosbo

Mosbo Joyce and J. Orville “Orv” Mosbo, of Bend, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with … Read more

When children ride to school solo

What parents need to know when sending their kids off to school alone

CHICAGO — If you’re a parent, chances are good you’re in for two child-rearing milestones: … Read more

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