| Sep 21, 2012
| 8:23 AM
Northern Michigan farmers report this is one of the best seasons on record for locally grown squash and pumpkins. The harvest season generally begins in August and September and lasts into the fall.
Squash, which can be served with savory or sweet...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Dozens of companies are in town pushing their products at the National Products East Expo at the Baltimore Convention Center.
I took a strolll around the humongous showroom floor checking out the latest in natural foods, body products and households...
| Sep 26, 2012
This vegan recipe from "Grain Mains: 101 Surprising and Satisfying Whole Grain Recipes for Every Meal of the Day" (Rodale, $24.99) is inspired by a traditional dish served in the fall by many Japanese cooks to celebrate the arrival of the new rice...
| Sep 30, 2012
A healthful diet, physical exercise and proper body weight contribute to well-being at any age. These lifestyle goals are particularly important during and after treatment for most health problems, including breast cancer.
"A lot of the same [nutrition]...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 9:25 AM
Chicken and Sweet Potato Stew
1 lb boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut in half
2 lbs sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into thick spears
8 oz of fresh,sliced mushrooms
6 large shallots, chopped
4 cloves of garlic, chopped
1 C of dry white wine
2 tsp of...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 1:05 AM
The 2012 Brown County 4-H Special Foods Contest was held Tuesday, June 26th at Simmons Middle School. Karen Slunecka was the judge. The following are the results for the contest:
Torrie Bonn - Aberdeen - Blue
Matthew Carpenter - Aberdeen - Purple...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 2:47 PM
No one said embracing healthy eating habits is easy, but sticking to a diet while still hitting bars for an after-work drink can be a nightmare. The most direct solution is obvious, if impossible: Cut out the bar visits. But putting a sudden end to the...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 5:51 AM
Snacking on veggie chips can be an easy way to incorporate more vegetables into your diet, and your kids’ diets - but how much nutritional benefit are you really getting? Some of the most popular veggie chips aren’t much better than plain old...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 4:20 PM
Hollywood has Musso & Frank Grill, and West Hollywood has that lovable old hussy, the Formosa Cafe. For a squinting glimpse of old Hollywood glamour, Burbank turns to the SmokeHouse.
It's a joint that's been serving up prime rib and iceberg wedges...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 6:30 AM
There are some signs of life on Antique Row. The popular Linden’s Deli has relocated to the corner of Howard and Read. And a few doors down, the opulent restaurant space that housed places like Night of the Cookers, Brittons Bar and Grill and...
| Dec 24, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Our Test Kitchen uses a convenient pantry staple as its secret ingredient for these melt-in-your-mouth Farmstyle Sweet Potato Biscuits. Don't miss this tasty bread basket recipe for company or for anytime.
Cooking Time: 10 min