| Feb 10, 2011
After dinner, we slip out of the old post office — with its wall of cubbyholes stuffed with faded letters — into the Cornell night. The velvety black sky is spangled with the stars you never see in the city. The night smells of wood fire, pine...
| Feb 7, 2011
While rolling past the frozen food section of your supermarket, you spot a sale announcing a pretty good deal on low-cal frozen entrees (even those luscious sounding macaroni & cheese dishes) that you love to have on hand as a quick grab-and-go option for...
| Jan 12, 2011
| 4:20 PM
Stepping into Rock'N Fish is like stepping into a time warp with the décor reminiscent of an old San Francisco saloon: red brick walls, dark woods, leather booths, elaborate deco-like light fixtures, wrought-iron grilles on the windows and the requisite...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 5:55 AM
"Troops march on their stomachs," Napoleon Bonaparte once observed. Arguably, travelers do too, and on getaways many gravitate to buffets. Florida, being synonymous with fresh fish and other delicious gifts from the sea, serves up some bountiful seafood...
| Mar 2, 2011
Total time: 1 1/2 hours
Servings: 12 to 16
Note: Adapted from the Rackhouse Pub in Denver.
1 cup (2 sticks) butter
1/2 cup flour
1/2 cup amber beer
2 cups half and half
1/2 pound Brie
16 ounces (2 packages) cream cheese
1 1/2 cups crumbled...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 8:28 AM
"Healthy Swaps" Mac & Cheese
(*see dietary notes)
Recipe by: Chef Kelly Yorke
14 oz. Macaroni, whole wheat, uncooked, about 3-1/2 cups (or) DreamFields Lower Glycemic Elbow Pasta (good choice for diabetics)
1/2 cup Total Cereal, Whole...
| Mar 18, 2011
| 1:07 PM
One of the most valuable parenting lessons I learned came before I was even a parent. It had nothing to do with diapers, puberty or college funds. It had everything to do with macaroni and cheese.
I was single, childless and naturally wise beyond my...
| Mar 23, 2011
Does your 2-year-old eat octopus?
Congratulations, you don't need this book.
The rest of us, the parents who introduce and reintroduce broccoli the recommended 15 times — with less than stellar results — will find safe haven here. "The...
| Dec 23, 2010
| 8:10 PM
"For auld lang syne, my dear,
for auld lang syne,
We'll take a cup of kindness yet,
for auld lang syne."
In part two of our holiday entertainment series, we provide options for the New Year. Those planning to begin a diet Jan. 1 should pay...
| Jun 19, 2011
| 3:27 PM
Our San Diego lifestyle is full of thrilling entertainment, stylish shopping, new-age fitness and wellness, luxe hotel accommodations, and delicious, addictive dining. Being a San Diego local is incredibly fun, but it can also become very expensive if you...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 4:53 PM
Sure, it was raining sideways, but that didn't stop people from lining up Friday evening in Harbor East for a taste of Baltimore's fledgling food truck scene.
It was the city's inaugural food truck rally, a chance to celebrate and encourage the city's...