Kansas City-based freelance journalist Esther Honig held an international experiment exploring how women’s magnificence standards range from nation to nation. In her project, known as “Before and After,” she despatched a plain photograph of herself to amateur and professional freelance photo editors worldwide, asking them simply to make her stunning […]

Whether we’re cooking up a Pioneer Woman recipe for dinner, sporting a colorful, billowy blouse, or simply laughing at ourselves when we make a burned biscuits-level mistake in the kitchen, we all do what we can to channel a little bit of Ree Drummond in our own lives. © Provided […]

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To the Editor: Re “Harris Joins Biden Ticket, Achieving a First” (front page, Aug. 12): On July 20, 1984, a Times editorial led with a female political professional’s quote about Geraldine Ferraro becoming the first woman on a major party ticket: “The reaction has been so extraordinary that you have […]