| Feb 11, 2011
| 5:02 AM
Chef Bill Scepansky shows us how to woo your loved one with a cooked-from-the-heart V-day meal, that's not only memorable, but also heart healthy and affordable!
Valencia, Cara Cara and Blood Orange Salad With Toasted Almonds, Baby Arugula and...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 6:50 PM
Lance Walheim might be just about the smartest guy around when it comes to growing citrus in gardens.
Lance is a professional citrus grower, co-founder of California Citrus Specialties, a commercial grower of dozens of citrus, including many lesser-...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 7:17 AM
Here are the top Dominick's deals for the sale week that begins Thursday, Feb. 24. I don't list every single item in the ad -- just the items that are near their cyclical low prices or have good coupons available. My favorite Dominick's deal this week...
| Feb 25, 2011
Farmers markets, like battleships, take a long time to change direction. Such has been the case with the Studio City venue, which since its founding in 1998 has always been a "family-friendly" event, with a pony ride, petting zoo and lots of prepared...
| Jun 23, 2011
Total time: 2 hours, plus cooling and chilling times
Servings: 9 to 12
Note: Adapted from a recipe by pastry chef Kimberly Valdez of SW Steakhouse at Wynn in Las Vegas. This recipe requires the use of a scale. Glucose can generally be...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 9:34 AM
Along most of America's coastline, crustaceans get boiled. Sometimes in plain old Yankee water. Sometimes in spicy Cajun stock. Whatever the liquid, there's a whole pot of it bubbling away. Whatever the seafood — Maine lobster, Carolina blue crab,...
| Mar 9, 2011
| 9:55 AM
Here are the top Dominick's deals for the sale week that begins Thursday, March 10. I don't list every single item in the ad -- just the items that are near their cyclical low prices or have good coupons available. My favorite deals this week are Welch'...
| Mar 15, 2011
Baja Popcorn Fish Tacos
Prep Time: 8 minutes Cook Time: 15 minutes
Makes: 8-10 tacos
1 (22 oz) package SeaPak Popcorn Fish or SeaPak Popcorn Shrimp
8-10 whole wheat tortillas, heated according to package directions
1 (16 oz) bag of fresh slaw (or...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 5:42 PM
There’s something to be said for getting back to one’s roots, literally. Howard County schoolchildren are being introduced, some for the first time, to where their food comes from. Not just its origins, but how good fresh food tastes, too....
| Oct 19, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The Social Security Administration has just announced that beneficiaries will receive a 3.6% cost-of-living adjustment in January. The average retired worker will see a $512 increase in annual benefits -- from $14,232 to $14,744 -- though a portion will...
| Oct 21, 2011
In the Republicans' Las Vegas show this week, the headliner turned out to be Mitt Romney. That was a surprise. Many pundits assumed it would be businessman Herman Cain, a wild card who has recently led the field in polls of Republican voters. While...