| Mar 20, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Easter is just around the corner and several places are hosting special events. Here are a few hopping ideas on how to celebrate the holiday.
Easter Family Fun in H.B.
In Huntington Beach, the Easter Hunt and Family Fun Day will take place form...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 2:04 PM
What says romantic better than a nicely grilled steak? I like a freshly grilled steak, pan seared to perfection for my lovely bride of 12 years, going on 13.
This recipe is very basic, with the key ingredient being the best quality filet mignon you can...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 6:36 AM
And then there were four. Brooke, Sheldon, Josh and Lizzie disembark from the Celebrity Cruise ship in Juneau, Alaska. They are all thrilled to be there, though Sheldon’s Hawaiian faculties are not accustomed to the climate: “I better throw on...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 11:32 AM
What's happening in food and dining around South Florida.
Chill Wine Lounge
1828 E. Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, 954-514-7399, ChillWineLounge.com
Whether you want gear up for a movie at The Classic Gateway Theatre or wind down with a nightcap...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Ten days into the New Year and Brio Tuscan Grille wants to help with your weight loss resolutions.
It’s Lighter Side of Tuscany menu features 18 items – all with 500 calories or less.
“Millions of Americans are watching what they...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 12:45 PM
Damn, I ate well this last year. And apparently so often, I've had to scroll through of a year's worth of photographs to unearth some gems deserving the spot-light. The photos reminded me that the best of what I cooked at home was created with fresh-...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 11:15 AM
1392 East Putnam Ave., Greenwich, (203) 698-9033
The homemade flatbread, warm, tender and charred by the grill, is the first indication there's good stuff going on in Bistro Latino's kitchen. The space formerly occupied by...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 4:47 PM
There's no question that fruits and vegetables are an essential part of a healthy diet and provide benefits to body and mind that go far beyond conventional nutrition. Most are rich in phytochemicals, whose natural power to support health and combat...
| Dec 1, 2012
| 5:16 AM
Q. I live in a cold area and have several sagos that have been damaged during the winter. I have tried to protect them with frost blankets. What else can I do?
A. King sagos are very hardy. Normally frosts and freezes are not a major problem for these...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 11:37 AM
Asian food aficionados probably think they’re living next door to nirvana these days. No longer does the crowd have to agree on one type of fare. With the current trend in Far East-style eateries, most everyone can be satisfied.
Among the newer...
| Apr 14, 2013
This is one of those reviews I really don't want to write. It's about a great little place, tucked out of the way in suburban north Orange County.
I want to keep it my little secret. I don't want hundreds of people to descend on it and overwhelm the...