| Mar 19, 2013
| 9:41 AM
We were on our way to dine at a restaurant in the Quail Hill Shopping Center in Irvine, but when we arrived, we discovered it was packed, so we wandered around the center and came across a sweet little Thai place called Thai Bamboo Bistro.
| Mar 19, 2013
| 1:24 PM
Do you make cupcakes? Especially original, creative cupcakes? Enter The Herald-Mail's second annual cupcake contest, and your recipe might win first place and the $50 prize.
Cupcakes will be judged on taste, appearance, originality and overall quality....
| Mar 23, 2013
Total time: About 1 hour, plus cooling and firming times
Servings: About 2½ dozen truffles
Note: Refrigerate the truffles in one layer in shallow airtight containers if you're making them ahead, and bring them to room temperature for serving....
| Mar 26, 2013
| 12:58 PM
On the second floor at the O’Shea’s Candies in Johnstown — next to a waist-high mixing pot of chocolate — chocolate dipper Faylene Gosnell is hard at work, especially around Easter time.
On a busy day last week, she worked...
| 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...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 5:20 AM
New Old Fashioned Coconut Cream Pie
Recipe By: Donna Jones/Eagle Rock Virginia
3 cups coconut flavored soy milk (silk)
¾ cup of splenda
½ cup all-purpose flour
¼ teaspoon salt
1 cup flaked coconut
1 teaspoon of...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 7:22 PM
The Leg is not over…
Dave and Connor decide not to quit and continue on with the race. Phil hands them the next clue and it leads them to Bali, Indonesia. The following teams would have placed
2. John and Jessica
3. Bates and Anthony...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 1:36 PM
This week on "The Amazing Race" we see what happens when heat, stress and jet lag collide. Hint: it's a degree of crazy we've never seen before.
But first, remember last week? All the teams were sliding into a manure pond in New Zealand. Then Phil told...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 10:06 PM
The fans tribe voted out Laura and Eddie believes it will be the turning point. The tribe asks Sherri how she is doing. Saving face and humiliation, she replied with "I'm fine." She obviously did not want to vote out her ally. But, if she did not then...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 6:44 AM
[Note: Sorry there was no recap last week; I had technical troubles, and wasn’t close to my PVR. (Lesson learned, I’m taking it everywhere with me from now on.) So, of course, a ton of things happened, including Shamar leaving the game for...
| May 24, 2013
| 3:34 PM
This time of year, bars and restaurants start putting away the dark spirits to make room for light, citrus-flavored drinks, depriving drinkers of hearty cocktails. Pinon Grill in Boca Raton, however, has rolled out its summer vodka drink along with a...