| Dec 23, 2012
| 2:54 PM
From the line at Zeke's Coffee beneath the Jones Falls Expressway Sunday morning, Misty Letz was doling out hugs and Christmas tidings.
"Saddest day of the year," she said before reaching across the counter to embrace a barista.
Letz had risen early...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 6:11 AM
Our Throw-Together Carrot Salad is the perfect make-ahead dish that is done in just two simple steps. It really doesn't get more quick and easy than that!
Chilling Time: 1 hr
What You'll Need:
- 1 cup marshmallow creme
- 1/2 cup...
| May 6, 2013
| 12:13 PM
Call it the Great Gats-lash.
In the lead-up to the arrival of Baz Luhrmann’s kinetic reimagining of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby,” in theaters Friday, most critical thumbs are pointing either sideways or downward....
| Apr 19, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Saturday, April 20
Bass Buddies: Painting Like the Masters. Designed for children 4-6, art class allows participants to explore their creative side with painting, drawing or sculpting and may include a science experiment, museum...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 1:57 PM
Splashes, at the Surf & Sand Resort, recently had a new chef. His name is Michael Reyes, and his credentials include stints at Gotham Bar and Grill and the French Laundry. We were excited to try his cuisine at this beautiful Laguna restaurant.
On a warm...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 1:11 PM
What's happening in food and dining around South Florida.
620 S. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale 954-523-5767, ValentinosCucinaItaliana.com
Despite generating a huge buzz after opening his chic, contemporary Italian spot in August,...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 3:02 PM
From many little yellow peeps, one artistic family saw a giant yellow bird.
At the sixth annual "Peep Show" in downtown Westminster, the massive 3,810-marshmallow-strong Big Bird drew the biggest oohs and ahhs among the young kids and older fans who...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 10:17 PM
From the Cadbury Egg, which is offered only at Easter time, to bags of colorful jelly beans that can be found year-round, kids and adults alike love candy at Easter.
This morning, as Easter baskets are discovered, Peeps will be shoveled into mouths...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 3:04 PM
Easter is just around the corner and several places are hosting special events. Here are a few hopping ideas on how to celebrate the holiday.
Easter Family Fun in H.B.
In Huntington Beach, the Easter Hunt and Family Fun Day will take place form...
| Mar 23, 2013
Total time: 1 hour, plus setting time
Servings: About 3 dozen candies, depending on size
Note: This recipe requires the use of a candy or digital thermometer.
2 packages gelatin
3/4 cup water, divided
Butter for greasing a baking sheet, if...
| Mar 23, 2013
Maybe they slowly grew on me. Or maybe it was the sheer sugar rush — from testing close to 75 dozen chicks — but I'll admit it. I've grown fond of Peeps.
For most of us, an Easter basket simply isn't complete without a box of Peeps. The...