| Nov 20, 2013
| 5:47 AM
Baltimore Sun contributor Sloane Brown was picking up lunch at Whole Foods last week when she found herself singing along to the Beach Boys song playing in the store.
"So hoist up the John B's sail, see how the mainsail sets," Brown sang as she bent...
| Nov 19, 2013
Organic labeling is tricky business, as indicated by a class-action lawsuit that Organix beauty products recently settled for $6.5 million. The suit alleged the brand's packaging and labels misled consumers into believing the products were wholly organic....
| Nov 23, 2013
Baltimore Sun contributor Sloane Brown was picking up lunch at Whole Foods last week when she found herself singing along to a Beach Boys song that was playing in the store.
"So hoist up the John B's sail, see how the mainsail sets," sang Brown as she...
| Nov 16, 2013
Midwestern mecca for Chicagoans is overflowing with restaurants serving solid resort food: steaks, ribs, pizza, burgers, pasta, almost all of it tasty and filling.
But finding a memorable meal can be a bit more challenging. From my previous trips, we...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 5:00 AM
NEW YORK — Steven Cintron kicks back on a small sofa a mere couple feet from his kitchen table. The breather from his construction job is welcome, even if cramped like everything else in New York City.
The couch doubles as a bed for his pit bull,...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 5:05 AM
For most of the past decade, I have had to work Thanksgiving Day.
That doesn't leave a lot of time to prepare, let alone enjoy, Thanksgiving dinner.
If you don't have to work, maybe you just want to opt out of cooking it can be stressful prepping a meal...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 12:29 PM
Fashion doesn't just repeat itself, it recycles.
It also re-claimes and re-fashions at the Young At Art's 8th Annual Recycled Fashion Show Friday, Nov. 15 at the Museum (751 S.W. 121 Avenue in Davie).
This year's theme is "Superheroes: Restyled," so...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 6:58 AM
Remember how fun it was to play "Musical Chairs" when you were a kid? Now imagine playing that again, but instead of just grabbing a seat, you are cooking.
This week’s QuickFire Challenge is just that for the cheftestants. The chefs are joined by...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 4:18 PM
Workers for Giant Food and Safeway in parts of Maryland, Virginia and Washington voted Wednesday to authorize a strike against the supermarket chains, saying management has refused to offer a fair labor contract.
Members of United Food & Commercial...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 10:28 AM
Rice and beans may be simple, but those pantry staples are essential for any family desperate to prepare meals on a meager budget.
David Cormier saw the value in those food staples firsthand when he was deployed to Bosnia and Somalia under the United...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 8:47 AM
A recent outbreak of E. coli, which has sickened at least 26 people in three states, has been linked to a Richmond, Calif., catering company and officials are asking anyone who bought the company's salads and wraps to toss them out.
Athertone Foods Inc....