| Dec 27, 2011
| 9:20 AM
At 2 a.m. on a recent Saturday morning, the Sip and Bite on Boston Street was packed.
A salvation for the inebriated, a sanctuary for the sleepless and fellowship for the lonely, the small Canton restaurant has been serving great old school diner food...
| Dec 27, 2011
Who is The Dekadent Diva?
Well, to many good friends I'm the girl next door with an appetite as big as her heart, witty sense of humor and incredible taste in ... pretty much everything. To some, I'm recognized as Nikki Kaapke from the long time...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 2:15 PM
"Pastry Paris: In Paris, Everything Looks Like Dessert"
Little Bookroom, $19.95
This book takes its subtitle literally because, according to author and graphic designer Susan Hochbaum, everything in Paris does indeed look like dessert. Maybe part of...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 8:14 AM
Dyana and Adam Steely plan to open Extraordinary Cupcakes, a new cupcake shop on Richmond Road in Williamsburg. Early January is the projected opening date.
Adam Steely is currently co-owner and general manager of Blue Talon Bistro off Merchants Square....
| Mar 13, 2012
| 2:40 PM
Your family doesn't have to drink green tea to enjoy its health benefits. Now you can put green tea in food, thanks to the powdered version called matcha.
There's a bundle of recipes offered at MatchaSource.com, which also details the ways in which...
| Mar 20, 2012
Q: We are looking for a receipt out of this cookbook that one received when ordering the Chicago Tribune from the late 50s. We would like the name of the book as well as the receipt. The frosting was cooked and then beaten to form peaks. Light and...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 1:53 PM
Cinnamon Apple Cupcakes
Hands-On Time: ||
15 minutes ||
Total Time: ||
1 hour and 15 minutes ||
Makes 24 cupcakes ||
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These cupcakes baked with...
| Mar 28, 2012
Millions of kids will dunk many more millions of hard-cooked eggs in dye this Easter season (the venerable Paas sells more than 10 million kits a year). But let's be honest — nobody eats those eggs, especially kids.
It strikes us as a shame that...
| May 28, 2012
| 9:12 AM
Easter cookies available at Panera through April 8. Proceeds are going to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Cookie Decorating Tips:
In order to roll out the dough you must flour the board, the dough and the rolling pin to avoid the dough sticking...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Thank you for your prompt attention to my beet problem. As you recall, last month's article was about the over abundance of beets that I had growing in my garden and the need to use them in a useful manner. Well, with the help from you...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Thirteen years after I was graduated from Rosemont Middle School, I returned for lunch this week to sample the school's lunch options as mandated by new federal rules.
I joined seventh-graders Isabelle Avanosian, Ian Dankowski and Anna Shim, and eighth-...