| Dec 5, 2013
| 5:59 PM
Total time: 40 minutes
1 cup grated baking potato, drained and firmly packed (about 1 potato)
1 cup peeled and grated sweet potato, firmly packed (about 1 sweet potato)
1 cup peeled and grated parsnip, firmly packed (about 1 parsnip)
| Jul 13, 2013
| 10:28 AM
It's National French Fry Day. Unlike other food holidays that have no business being holidays - think National Salad Month (May) or National Turkey Neck Soup Day (March 31) - French fries deserve an entire year's celebration. Have you ever met anyone...
| Jul 20, 2013
Paiche are enormous. Paiche have teeth on their tongues. Paiche, living fossils barely evolved since the Miocene epoch, have lungs and breathe air, which is pretty unusual for fish. Paiche are also easy to catch, a problem even in the sparsely populated...
| Jun 26, 2013
When we were younger, we ate more steak. My son, home from college this summer, reminds me that he is still "younger" and needs steak regularly. Especially during grilling season.
The steak of his dreams is inspired by Goodwood Barbecue Co., one of...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 2:47 PM
Average temperatures: High 92, Low 73
Rainfall: 7.15 inches
1. Moon phases
•New moon: July 8
•First quarter: July 15
•Full moon: July 22
•Last quarter: July 29
2. Moon sign planting dates
| Jun 26, 2013
| 12:30 PM
A heaven-sent appetizer is endowed with a creation story, one that bestows a halo of mystique on an otherwise terrestrial snack. The first trope is the waste-not-want-not parable, also known as highly intelligent design, in which a creative chef finds a...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Ruth E. Showalter of W
aynesboro, Pa., contributed this recipe to the Waynesboro Historical Society for the Historical Society’s cookbook, “Culinary Traditions: A Taste of Waynesboro, Pennsylvania.”
Showalter said she contributed...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 6:05 AM
We've got a secret ingredient that makes our Kickin' Corn Bread second to none. And the best part is, a box mix helps this recipe come together in a flash!
Cooking Time: 20 min
What You'll Need:
- 1/2 (15-ounce) can sweet potatoes,...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 4:23 PM
We never miss an Ice Cream Wars at Da Vinci Science and this year was no different. Ice cream is always a hit with my son, but when that ice cream is made with frigid -320 liquid nitrogen it's a special treat. Eight teams went head to head in the Ice...
| Apr 29, 2013
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April 29, 2013
Q: My 5-year-old daughter just had her adenoids and tonsils removed because of snoring...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 6:07 AM
If you've got a craving for chili but you want to do something out of the ordinary, then our Sweet Potato and Black Bean Chili is right up your alley. Serve this up on a cool night and you'll be a household hero!
Cooking Time: 4 hr