| May 18, 2013
Sometimes a cocktail is as good as a meal. That's certainly the case with a big, bold summer drink called the Horchata Colada. Created by Paul Sofsky for the new Mexican restaurant El Corazon de Costa Mesa at the Triangle in Costa Mesa, the concoction...
| May 8, 2013
| 2:30 AM
The popularity of coconut doesn't end with hot-right-now coconut water. A variety of coconut-derived ingredients--from coconut oil to coconut flour and coconut milk--are increasingly being used in home kitchens, restaurants and packaged foods. But can a...
| May 8, 2013
| 6:40 PM
Brenda’s plan worked! Andrea’s blindside turned into her own death in the game. The table has turned on queen of the island and the game has changed.
Day 35 on Enil Edam, Eddie feels like a sitting duck target for the next tribal council. He...
| May 9, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Back from Tribal Council, the audience and Eddie are wondering why he’s still here. He also realizes that with Andrea gone, he’s out of allies.
Never underestimate the power of your vote, Eddie. The Favorites alliance is disintegrating,...
| May 9, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Fruit crumble is usually pretty straightforward: combine flour, sugar and butter, and you've got a perfect streusel topping, right? But what happens when you can't eat regular flour, sugar or butter (or nuts)? Suddenly, making a really good fruit...
| May 26, 2013
BORACAY, Philippines — Can a million and a half people be wrong? That's how many vacationers are expected to visit Boracay Island this year.
Can Travel & Leisure be wrong? That's the magazine that crowned Boracay the best island in the world....
| May 29, 2013
Is anybody else excited by the lettuce options out there these days? My local supermarket offers bagged and boxed salads in more than a dozen combinations. However, it's the clamshell boxes of miniature heads of artisanal lettuces (often with their...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 4:44 PM
"An Evening of Tiki" returns to the Spare Room at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, just in time for the lazy, fruit-tastic days of summer.
The Polynesian-themed night takes place the first or second Wednesday of every month, ending in September. Each...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Arab and Western officials on Sunday urged Kofi Annan to set a timetable for his Syria peace plan, given that the killings have only continued in the five days since the Syrian government agreed to abide by the accord....
| Feb 20, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Seared Florida Snapper with Fennel and Carrot Sauté 4 servings 4 (6-ounce) snapper fillets 1/4 cup rice flour 4 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1 cup fennel bulb slices 1/2 cup onion, chopped 1/2 cup carrots, julienne 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 tablespoon...
| May 21, 2012
| 4:34 PM
Chicken doesn't have to be boring. Show it a little love in the form of a flavorful marinade, and chicken can be downright amazing!...