Lifestyle » Page 2

13-overlay

BACK TO SCHOOL: First-day fears and starting a morning routine

Help calm your child's fears about the new school year and get tips for starting - and sticking with - a morning routine.

12-overlay3

These subscription services won’t save you money

Find out which life essentials are worth getting delivered to your door and which you should grab in stores.

15-overlay1

BACK TO SCHOOL: Breakfasts, lunches your kids will eat

Liven up their lunch boxes with these fun and healthy foods.

19-overlay17

BACK TO SCHOOL: School safety

From boarding the school bus to playground bullies, school can be a challenging place to navigate.

18-overlay

BACK TO SCHOOL: Top tech for 2015

Check out the latest apps and gadgets that can help get your school year off to a smooth start.

airbnbvan

Van, taxi latest NYC lodging option for bold, cheap visitors

There's no electricity, no running water, no bathroom. But the latest trend in cheap travel does include a "room" with a view.

fitness

Fitness fundamentals still challenge Americans, poll finds

Despite an explosion of fitness advice from TV shows, blogs, books and online experts, a basic knowledge of health and exercise still eludes most Americans, according to a poll.

facebook

Businesses can now send you private Facebook messages

Facebook Inc rolled out features Wednesday that enable businesses to privately communicate with customers through messages as part of the social networking company's push to make its Messenger app a stand-alone platform.

bacon

Restaurants betting on ‘Breakfastarians’ for big bucks

Call it the rise of the "Breakfastarians" - the dining tribe that craves breakfast food morning, noon and night.

kelloggs

Kellogg axing artificial products in cereals, snacks

The 109-year old company, whose cereals have been a popular breakfast choice for decades, will stop using artificial colors and flavors by the end of 2018.

crossfit

Fitness experts warn of the pitfalls of going to exercise extremes

With challenging workouts from ultra-marathons to endurance events on obstacle courses all the rage, fitness experts say more and more weekend warriors are leaping into extreme activities before looking into the perils of overdoing it.

16-overlay

‘Star Trek’ style elevators coming to a house near you

A futuristic elevator that fits neatly into the corner of a room and moves between floors of a standard home could present a more attractive proposition than the traditional stairlift.

coldbrew

Americans love cold-brew coffee

For U.S. coffee shops, business usually cools down as the weather heats up.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Sept. 1

philmcgra

A look back at some of Hollywood's biggest headlines.

in Local Sports

Keuchel’s solid start helps Astros over Mariners 8-3

astros

Dallas Keuchel allowed one run and struck out eight in seven innings to become the American League's first 16-game winner and lead the Houston Astros to 8-3 win over the Seattle Mariners on Monday night.

in Local

Rain means you can now have camp fires in Whatcom County.

camping

The County Fire Marshal’s office modified the burn ban in areas outside cities.

in Local

Drop off of storm debris at Bellingham’s Civic Athletic Complex

IMG_7336

You can take it to the parking lot at the corner of Fraser and Puget Streets.

in Local

Gas is getting cheaper in Bellingham

gas pump

Prices fell 13 cents a gallon in Bellingham in just the last week.