| Jun 25, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Connie Morrow’s recipe for Momma’s Lemon Sponge Pie is in “Culinary Traditions: A Taste of Waynesboro,” a cookbook published by Waynesboro Historical Society.
The cookbook was so popular, a follow-up cookbook was published,...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 9:49 PM
You recently wrote of your tartar sauce obsession. When the column first caught my eye, I did a double take.
I work at the Redfield Press, and while I have written some interesting columns, I have never thought to write of tartar sauce. In fact, I...
| Mar 26, 2013
from Pinches and Dashes by the Junior League of Wichita
1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil
1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
1/4 cup chopped flat leaf parsley
1 Tablespoon chopped fresh mint
1 Tablespoon chopped fresh oregano
| Mar 27, 2013
Easter baskets in this country burst at the seams with toothachingly sweet treats (we're looking at you, neon-colored marshmallow Peeps). But why not break from tradition and fill your holiday table with some Italian baked goods this Easter? They're sweet...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 4:18 PM
The Lemon Law for used cars is due for a tune-up.
The Connecticut Used Car Warranty Law offers protection for some buyers of used cars, as long as they meet certain conditions. The General Assembly passed that law in 1987, having enacted one for new...
| May 20, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Life giving you lemons? Making lemonade is so old hat. A sunshiny spritz can find its refreshing way into all sorts of summer foods and drinks, says Yvette van Boven, author of "Home Made Summer" (Stewart Tabori & Chang, $35), a book that celebrates the...
| May 19, 2013
You loved a lime-sparked gin cocktail perfumed with lavender that refreshed you in New York, and the lemon, mint and verbena mocktail that cooled you in Miami.
Now you've decided to play with herbs and cocktails at home. Which is brilliant if you grow...
| May 22, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Quinoa. It's a South American grain-like crop that has come to be recognized as a nutrient-dense superfood, and it's all the rage right now. The seeds, or "grains" (quinoa is not a true cereal, though its seeds resemble and are similarly used like grains)...
| May 21, 2013
| 3:08 PM
Rice salad takes a colorful turn with cooked small shrimp, fresh arugula, tomatoes, minced red onion and toasted pine nuts. The whole dish comes together in about 45 minutes. /
For more quick-fix dinner ideas, check out our video recipe gallery. Food...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 4:57 AM
On Sunday, Thomas Albright will wake up early.
Before 5 a.m., the patriarch of the Albright Farms family will be in his truck, driving from his farm in Monkton to the city, where Saratoga and Holliday streets meet underneath the Jones Falls Expressway....
| Mar 17, 2013
The early mom gets a quiet cup of coffee. Which should be reward enough, but it isn't. I usually succumb to the snooze button.
Still, I'm impressed by early. The friend who wakes predawn to work. Or worse, work out. The quick-study who files early. Or...