| Feb 3, 2012
| 9:58 AM
Joann Pelikan from Baltimore was hoping to locate a recipe for a dish she called Spanish steak. She said she enjoyed eating this when she was growing up in the 1960s and described it as steak that was slow-cooked with green pepper, onions and ketchup to...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 5:39 AM
| Feb 26, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Meet Peanuts! She's a 7 month old female, dark striped tabby with white paws. To visit Peanut, come out to the Aberdeen Area Humane Society, 2511 S. 385th Ave., or go online to anewleashonlife.net.
| Feb 28, 2012
| 7:25 PM
After several decades of living on this planet, I believe that I may truly have found the very essence of life! Brace yourself, because this discovery is probably not going to be what you thought; however, to me, it feels like the proverbial brass ring....
| Mar 1, 2012
Matthias Merges worked at Charlie Trotter's for 14-odd years, and he was the man for most of them, serving as chef de cuisine, corporate chef and finally director of operations. "He was the glue to that place," one restaurateur says, admiringly.
| Mar 7, 2012
Does your cupboard hold a package of unfinished crackers? An old bag of whole grain flour? Some leftover nuts from holiday baking? Or perhaps a bottle of vegetable oil you've been slow to finish?
If so, you may be harboring dangerous, rancid foods....
| Mar 5, 2012
| 5:05 PM
SARASOTA, Fla. -- The 2012 Grapefruit League opener at Ed Smith Stadium seemed to have it all.
The weather was terrific. The park looked great. Brady Anderson broke several radar guns with his sizzling ceremonial first pitch. Maybe, for a lot...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 12:32 PM
If you're a regular reader of The Schmuck Stops Here, and who isn't these days, you probably read my one complaint about the Orioles' now-complete spring training facility in Sarasota, Fla. I was understandably disappointed when I realized that the...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - "She's the only one who took her vitamin all week," my husband noted. He was referring to our 8-year-old daughter.
I looked in the pill dispenser marked "M" through "S," which correspond to the days of the week. We had a busy week, and...
| Mar 22, 2012
Five finalists for Jif`s Most Creative Peanut Butter Sandwich competition stop by to share their winning recipes.
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the competition and the grand prize winner will not only receive a $25,000 college fund but an...
| May 28, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Blue Ribbon Quadruple Layer Brownies
10 Tablespoons unsalted butter
1 cup Ghirardelli Unsweetened Natural Cocoa Powder
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 1/3 cups sugar
1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
2 eggs, room temperature
2/3 cup all-...