| Aug 9, 2012
| 5:53 AM
Save half-off a popcorn and soda combo at AMC Theatres with a coupon good beginning Friday.
The offer is good on two combos: A large popcorn and drink or a large popcorn and two drinks.
Click here for the deal. The offer expires on Aug. 16.
| Dec 25, 2011
| 6:50 AM
Carrie Cole: If you could capture the taste of a fair and put it in a bottle, it would be corn-flavored soda. It’s sweet but a little strange.
Will Elkins: You’d think it wouldn’t be good from an initial smell because it...
| Jul 1, 2012
| 4:23 AM
Get a free small popcorn at Regal Cinemas with a coupon.
Regal is offering the coupon to celebrate reaching 1 million fans on Facebook. Present at participating theaters. The offer is one coupon per person.
Click here for the deal. The coupon expires on...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 6:49 AM
When I was 26 years old, I still had an extra 30 pounds of pregnancy weight gain on me.
One day, someone in the office was talking about how easy it was to lose weight when they were in their 20s, but not so easy as they got into their 30s and 40s....
| May 22, 2012
When it's this hot, one can only think of cool foods. Today at my blog, check out the super suppers that won't turn the kitchen into a steam bath.
When weather acts like your food processor on stun. Welcome to the 2011 hurricane season. Have you given...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 3:39 PM
Want to break a bad eating habit? Try a change of venue — or switching hands.
A University of Southern California study found that those in the habit of eating popcorn at a movie theater ate about the same amount of popcorn whether they were served...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 9:15 AM
When Sandy Finley needed gifts for colleagues recently, a store-bought picture frame simply wouldn't do. Instead, she whipped up a little something in pink and black, using a product originally made to keep ammunition cases dry during World War II.
| Oct 7, 2012
| 7:13 PM
CONFLUENCE — The Confluence PumpkinFest drew more vendors than ever this year, providing food, entertainment and unusual goods to the many visitors who did not let the rain deter them.
Treasurer Linda Gary organized the vendors and said she...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 8:38 AM
Chef Ryan Poli
151 W. Erie Street
To read more about the restaurant:
Halloween Harvest Ball
Sunday, October 28
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Ravenswood Event Center
4011 N. Ravenswood Avenue...
| Oct 26, 2012
| 5:34 AM
Two guys walk into a bar. Sounds like the start of a cheesy joke, right?
Not when the two guys are Dan Bazis and Kevin Pyles, who bellied up to the bar at Union Jacks in Columbia last winter to discuss one of those existential questions men on bar stools...
| May 2, 2012
| 8:11 AM
Beer lovers, rejoice. Whiskey drinkers, celebrate. Pork fat fans, this is your moment. All the things you thought were unhealthy can actually help you lose a ton of weight.
Well, not exactly. This isn't an ad in the back pages of a sketchy magazine....