gift ideas A Clever Gift Idea For Cooks By Dick Stein • Dec 12, 2012 Nancy Leson Listen Listening... / 4:04 It's not the three cookbooks pictured above, though Nancy really loves them and recommends them swooningly and from a great height. Nope, this is an enjoyable DIY project. Click "Listen" and all will be revealed. Now let's talk about saffron, The car-sized bow and other gift-giving lies pop culture told me By Linda Holmes • Nov 29, 2012 Rain, rain and more in the forecast - but, embrace the weather and you'll be fine By Bellamy Pailthorp • Dec 23, 2011 *Psycho Delia* photo / Flickr "It was like Palm Springs around much of the Northwest" recently, says KPLU's weather man, Cliff Mass. But that will be shifting soon. "Unfortunately, we're about to make a major shift into a much rainier pattern - a much more normal pattern."