| Dec 30, 2012
| 2:16 PM
Ten, nine, eight, seven, six — wait! Stop the clock. Hold the ball. Stuff a sock in Ryan Seacrest's mouth. You're probably already stuck with your choice or no choice for this year's New Year's Eve festivities. But in planning for next year,...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 1:53 PM
By Kirk Swauger
Our Town Editor
Linda Hoover has been making Dreamsickle Fudge for years.
And if you wonder what it tastes like, just think of the name: Those orange and cream flavored frozen treats.
"It's just a different flavor," the Windber...
| 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...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 1:30 PM
It's the perfect cupcake for the Christmas season, especially for children.
Lorie Vizi of Apollo, formerly of Johnstown, found the recipe for Reindeer Cupcakes online, and just made them for her granddaughter's fourth-grade birthday party at preschool....
| Nov 19, 2012
| 3:52 AM
Thanksgiving is the kick-off to the holiday festivities and that means that the access to high-fat, high-calorie foods will be plentiful from now until the end of the year. And while it can be a difficult time to stay on track with your weight loss...
| Nov 23, 2012
Just in time for holiday entertaining, the corporate chef for the 140 locations of The Melting Pot, delivers some pretty impressive recipes you can try on your guests.
First, here are Chef Shane Schaibly's tips for making fondues of any kind, then...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 8:18 AM
It's not just about turkey, mashed potatoes and stuffing.
Each family seems to have their own Thanksgiving traditions -- from their special recipe for green bean casserole, salads made with Jell-O to side dishes that break from the traditional mold.
| Nov 14, 2012
| 12:04 PM
On the Thursday before Thanksgiving, Sef Gonzalez wanted to do something different for the food truck rally he organizes at the Seminole Hard Rock & Casino in Hollywood.
So his asked 40 trucks to submit a dish for the Thanksgiving Dinner Challenge....
| Feb 22, 2012
| 4:22 AM
Today I found these wonderfully geeky items on teh interwebz thanks to my friends on Twitter! First up we have this super-cool website designed to give you a sense of the scale of the universe. Simply use the scroll bar to show you a size comparison of...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 2:54 PM
Remember those poor little kids who just couldn't wait for the Psych professor to come back into the room before they ate the marshmallow? You know, the ones with little to no self-control, who would go on to do more poorly in school, to be less "socially...
| May 20, 2010
| 12:50 PM
In ancient times, catapults were instruments of war.
Our modern version comes in peace, offering its operator the fun of hurling marshmallows into a friend's mouth.
You will need:
- Family-size tissue box
- Hole punch
- Ballpoint pen...