| May 24, 2013
| 2:11 PM
New York Design Week and the 2013 ICFF -- the International Contemporary Furniture Fair, the nation's most important expo for modern home decor -- that wrapped up this week will be remembered more for its cheerful mood than cutting-edge designs....
| May 25, 2013
Dear SOS: I read your articles every week, and I am finally writing to ask for a recipe, because my husband and I are crazy about the Bolognese sauce at Cafe Pierre in Manhattan Beach. Although this is a French restaurant, its sauce puts most Italian...
| May 21, 2013
| 1:48 PM
For the past 19 years, Thai Bros. has been serving locals and tourists mostly traditional Thai cuisine, save the occasional exception like fried wontons with cream cheese and avocado.
This little storefront restaurant is a pleasant and unpretentious...
| May 21, 2013
| 9:34 PM
These veggie burgers draw their flavor from vegetables, and that’s the way it should be.
The most foolproof here are the grilled portabella mushrooms, so it’s no wonder Robin Donovan serves them up in “Campfire Cuisine.” They&...
| May 15, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Sadly, aging is inevitable. And there are many variables involved in how long you live. But you can also add years to your life by making smarter food choices. Help keep your mind razor-sharp and body finely honed with these anti-aging drinks:
| May 17, 2013
Despite your good intentions, buying skin care products labeled "organic" or "natural" doesn't always translate to a healthier body or planet.
Many such products still contain the chemicals you're trying to avoid. And even if a product is bursting...
| May 17, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Soup. It's the perfect one-dish meal. A little of this, a little of that -- before you know it, dinner is served. It's simple. But perhaps the best thing? Soup always seems to taste best the next day, after the flavors have really had a chance to marry....
| May 7, 2013
| 1:47 PM
Nutritionists from the University of Maryland Medical Center regularly contribute a guest post. The latest post is from Catherine Schroeder, dietetic intern.
Spring showers inspire the growth of a colorful array of fruits and vegetables to decorate your...
| May 8, 2013
| 5:41 AM
The first year, the invasive species garlic mustard looks like a violet, says Jacqueline Pilette, wetlands specialist with the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians.
The next year, however, the biannual invasive plants shoots up, flowers and...
| May 12, 2013
| 3:10 PM
Meals on Wheels delivers a hot meal Monday through Friday to Somerset, Edie, Quecreek, Acosta, Gray, Jennerstown, Jenners, Jenner Crossroads, Ferrellton, Boswell, Jerome, Thomas Mills, Stoystown, Kantner, Hooversville, Friedens, Geiger, Listie, Roxbury,...
| May 9, 2013
| 2:47 PM
The Laguna Beach Planning Commission did not recommend a proposed change to the city’s zoning law that would have encouraged certain homeowners to preserve rather than demolish houses 50 years and older at its meeting Wednesday.