November 29, 2009
Photos Our favorite holiday cookies
Expand your repertoire with this eye-popping, mouthwatering assortment of recipes adapted from nine Boston-area bakeries.
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Would a dangerous virus be enough to break up the cuddle pact between my wife and me?
Will like minds attract when two wholesome 20-somethings meet?
Resist the urge to be an environmental perfectionist, plus sibling squabbles.
A tip for the governor: Hunker down.
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Want to break away from the usual retail locales this season? Try one of these neighborhoods for surprising, affordable gifts to dazzle everyone on your list.
To help my son make the most of his childhood, I needed to get past one obstacle: my own.
Could the campaign to fill our Senate seat be less exciting?
More in this issue
Arlington artist and filmmaker Rufus Butler Seder, 56, brings magic to the masses with his Lifetiles murals and Waddle!, his newest (and already best-selling) Scanimation book.
Inspired by a traditional Czech pub snack, three easy cheeses to enjoy or to give as gifts.
Tales from the CitySeeing the light
The bike-kindness of strangers, and license to wed.
On the BlockWarm tidings
’Tis the season to cherish these homes’ wood-burning stoves.
Fashion SnapshotGray area
The hue plays nice with other colors.
DesigningThe glass house
A turn-of-the-century beachfront home becomes a showplace for a colorful art.
Parenting TrapsEssay test
How much to help with college applications.
Letters to the Magazine Editor
Readers shared their own gripes and tips about Logan Airport and joined the call to kindness.
This summer, the star returns to Massachusetts for some much-needed R & R.
Revisiting the 1965 murder of a white Boston minister that helped usher in the Voting Rights Act.