That's Life

Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun January 21, 2018

New ‘pet’ comes with lots of perks

We have a new pet in the house. No, wait; it’s our Roomba. Our older son and daughter-in-law bought us a robotic vacuum for Christmas. They’d bought it and one for themselves on Black Friday. It was a surprise. My mother has one, which my brother and I bought her after lots of research, but I never thought about getting one. My husband and I already had two vacuums — old blue, the 100-year-old Electrolux that belongs in a vacuum museum,... READ MORE

Cleaning out drawers is cathartic By TAMMY KEITH

If there is any household chore more satisfying than cleaning out a drawer, I don’t know what it is.