| May 22, 2012
| 7:49 AM
Overcooking is what kills asparagus for most people. Memories of gray, limp and pungent spears follow wary eaters like ghosts from a nightmare.
But when treated right, asparagus is a versatile and complex vegetable. Its flavor profile can switch from...
| May 29, 2012
| 9:37 AM
"They stole my trailer. Inside was my push cart, my umbrella, my signage, my generator — even my ice scream scoops!"
In his thick Boston accent, the 34-year-old entrepreneur was telling me about his loss the night before as we sat in the Albertsons...
| Jun 3, 2012
| 8:41 PM
MIAMI — This year's crop of new and improved hotels in South Florida runs the spectrum from eco- and budget-friendly to extravagantly splurge-worthy.
Most of the offerings have given new life to historic buildings, including Hotel Breakwater and...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 2:55 PM
The prototype for a solar-powered refrigerator that could ease the burdens of farmers from Pasadena to Punjab has earned a $25,000 grant for a Caltech aeronautics student and his colleagues.
Three years ago, Prakhar Mehrotra was on a foreign exchange...
| Mar 10, 2012
| 9:37 PM
Hale Irwin is known as the only two-time champion of the Toshiba Classic. During the week of the 18th Toshiba Classic, he'll be known as keynote speaker at the annual Breakfast with a Champion, presented by the Allergan Foundation on March 13.
| Mar 14, 2012
| 1:26 PM
Glendale authorities were on the lookout Wednesday for a bear that was found sitting next to an open refrigerator in a resident's garage in the early morning hours.
A man who lives in the 3700 block of Beechglen Drive heard noises around 3 a.m. and got...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 6:46 PM
There are zillions of tips floating around about how to lose weight, boost your metabolism and stay healthy. We polled registered dietitians and nutritionists to find their top 10:
Eat breakfast: In order to gain weight, Japanese sumo wrestlers don't eat...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Here's a deal few would jump on: A chance to pay $2,000 for a $600 laptop computer, $1,200 for a $400 TV set, and nearly $2,700 for a used washing machine and dryer that only cost $935 when new.
It's probably safe to say most people would run the other...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 2:27 PM
With Easter days away it’s time to start dying those eggs! KRUPS has a quick and easy solution to getting perfect hard boiled eggs every time. Spend less time waiting for the water to boil and wondering if the eggs are fully cooked, and more time...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 10:40 AM
For Lisa and Stuart Schabes and their family, Passover is a time to celebrate the tenets of their faith.
It's also a time when Lisa Schabes spends several days preparing festive, sumptuous meals in her spacious kosher kitchen.
These specialty kitchens...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 3:24 PM
by Liza Hawkins
Originally published March 1, 2012
I originally shared this favorite recipe in a post for Prime Parents' Club last summer, but I love the recipe SO much - and this photo, which I took as part of the...