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Julia Child

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  • Even hot, cucumbers are cool

    The coolness of cucumbers has been long noted, long remarked. It's like a leather jacket, Ray-Ban shades, and the devil-may-care attitude epitomized by a dangling cigarette. What are you rebelling against, Carl? (Carl is a good name for a cucumber)....
  • A 10-memories salute to chef Julia Child

    Given that chef Julia Child was born in an August (1912) and passed away in an August (2004), it seems fitting that August should be the unofficial Julia Child Month. Maybe that's what the editors at the all-things-food-and-drink website http://www....
  • 'Chef Says' dishes up quips from the kitchen

    'Chef Says' dishes up quips from the kitchen
    The boss plopped "The Chef Says: Quotes, Quips and Words of Wisdom," on my desk and growled, "Gimme 300 words." "Yes, Boss," I whimpered back. Having consumed inordinate amounts of those cooking and restaurant-rehab shows larding TV and the Web,...
  • Five food facts your life will not be the better for knowing

    Five food facts your life will not be the better for knowing
    Who needs important facts about food when you can spend your time with the weird stuff? For example: BOY, OH BOY! Perhaps, like me, you believed that Chef Boy-Ar-Dee was similar to Betty Crocker, a fictional figure created by an advertising firm....
  • ABOUT BEHIND THE CURTAIN

    "Behind the Curtain" is a blog that gives theater and arts folks an insider's look at the cultural scene in Connecticut -- and beyond. Driven by a vast number of inside sources and the knowledge that sometimes the most exciting dramas happen off stage,...
  • Author Rachel Bertsche attempts to live like a celebrity

    Author Rachel Bertsche attempts to live like a celebrity
    The front door stood wide open and Rachel Bertsche could be seen from the street, zooming through the foyer of her Lincoln Park townhouse, a peach Lululemon blur in black tights. I stepped tentatively inside the doorway and reconsidered immediately:...
  • Egg poached from online

    Egg poached from online
    Julia Child offered to teach me to poach an egg. And I declined. I had my reasons; I was in labor. But I regret the opportunity missed. I know how it's supposed to work: the steaming water, the splash of vinegar, the swirling vortex. Nonetheless, I...
  • Meryl Streep as Maria Callas -- a masterpiece is coming!

    "I'd like to rip her throat out!" This is what the great Meryl Streep supposedly said -- all in good actorish fun -- when Madonna's tireless campaign to play the lead in the movie "Evita" came to pass in 1997. But that might be the only role Miss Streep...
  • Abingdon home built upon Southern elegance

    Abingdon home built upon Southern elegance
    Terry Stafford grew up in Chatham, Va., before bringing her Southern lifestyle to Abingdon some 28 years ago. Of her dream house, she proudly remarks, "Everybody who comes into this house says it should be in Southern Living magazine." That was her plan...
  • Father's Day: Favorite TV dads who cook, with Walter White and more

    As far as television is concerned, there's something just irresistibly funny about dads who cook. Well, we beg to differ. Here are five TV dads who knew their way around the kitchen, to a greater or lesser extent. Walter White from "Breaking Bad": We...
  • You too can become a modern-day foodie

    Right now, Mr. Average Food Consumer, you are probably asking yourself in between bites of your Moon Pie: Who are these "foodies" I keep hearing about? An excellent question, which we here at the Get Serious! Culinary Institute of Discriminating Dining,...