| May 22, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Quinoa. It's a South American grain-like crop that has come to be recognized as a nutrient-dense superfood, and it's all the rage right now. The seeds, or "grains" (quinoa is not a true cereal, though its seeds resemble and are similarly used like grains)...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Monday may be the least-loved day of the week, but at least it brings some Twitter #MeatlessMonday fun. Kale and sweet potatoes are just a few of the vegetable stars that were shared during Monday morning's #Weekendeats chat on Twitter. Here are the...
| May 4, 2013
Dear SOS: I recently visited the beautiful little town of Capitola, next to Santa Cruz on the California coast. Gayle's Bakery & Rosticceria is a special place. Along with mouth-watering baked goods, I enjoyed two delicious dishes: a kale and quinoa salad...
| Jun 22, 2013
The farmers market is a bazaar of plenty, and chief among its pleasures are vegetables rarely seen in supermarkets. There, mizuna snuggles next to the kale; kohlrabi nestles next to the bok choi; breakfast turnips tuck up to the early carrots; and black...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 5:42 PM
Writing is a tough business. After an author writes that perfect book and manages to sell it to a publisher (or self-publish), the hard work begins: He or she must become a name amidst the thousands who have done the same.
When we launched Writers'...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Mecha Noodle Bar
1215 Post Road, Fairfield, (203) 292-8222, mechanoodlebar.com
Family is soul to the Phams and so is soup. After running Pho Vietnam in Danbury with his family for seven years, Tony Pham has opened Mecha Noodle Bar in Fairfield's...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 8:13 AM
The next time I have a recipe that calls for cooking greens until they are wilted, I'm going to use twice as much as i think I need - and even mix up the greens. I used all the kale from my CSA pick-up this week to make this recipe for Sausages with...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Lately it seems like there's no L.A. neighborhood without a juice bar. They're expanding faster than you can say kale-avocado-cilantro-lemon-cucumber-caraway-jalapeno-celery smoothie. It's no wonder. Fans of juice -- the kind often made with a press and...
| May 6, 2013
| 1:17 PM
A Dodge City native is now a part of the coaching staff at the University of Kansas. Kale Pick was recruited as a quarterback for the Jayhawks but ended up playing wide receiver.
Here is the full release from the University Athletic Department:...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 1:45 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Doctors order fewer laboratory tests during a patient's hospital stay if they know how much the tests cost, according to a new study.
Researchers found that doctors at one U.S. hospital ordered about 9 percent fewer lab...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 7:44 AM
'Cheesy' Kale Chips Serves 4
2 bunches curly kale
-------- 2 cups raw cashews 1 red bell pepper 1 jalapeno 3 cloves garlic 1/4 cup tamari 1/4 cup lemon juice
Wash and dry kale. Remove kale leaves from the stem and break into chip sized...