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  • Uncovering the very hidden beauty of celery root, with 11 recipes

    Uncovering the very hidden beauty of celery root, with 11 recipes
    Slowly we’re starting to learn to appreciate vegetables my mom might have described as having “nice personalities.” You know, the ones that might not look like much, but that are really great once you get to know them. Brussels sprouts...
  • Prom clothing drive planned by South Bay Galleria

    Prom clothing drive planned by South Bay Galleria
    If you're cleaning out your closet and wondering what to do with gently used formal attire, South Bay Galleria and Working Wardrobes' Designing Women South Bay guild have a solution. Donate those gowns, shoes, purses, accessories, tuxes, cumberbunds and...
  • Tracy Anderson Method class to live-stream at Westfield malls

    Tracy Anderson Method class to live-stream at Westfield malls
    Need to rev up for the New Year? Celebrity trainer Tracy Anderson (Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Lopez and Nicole Richie are clients)  is taking her workout regimen to the masses with a special dual-location event at Westfield Topanga and Westfield...
  • Trader Joe's is selling Sriracha bacon jerky

    Trader Joe's is selling Sriracha bacon jerky
    Sometimes, Trader Joe's just knows what you're craving. How else can you explain cookie butter ice cream? Recognizing the fact that Sriracha has taken over the world, the store has launched a new sweet Sriracha bacon jerky. It's made with thick-cut...
  • There's nothing square about root vegetables, with 12 recipes

    There's nothing square about root vegetables, with 12 recipes
    If I had to predict the next produce item to become a big crossover hit, it would be root vegetables. It’s a no-brainer really: They’re sweet but not in a simple way. They’re earthy, but not off-puttingly so. And they’re...
  • Europe suffers olive oil disaster: How you can survive it

    Europe suffers olive oil disaster: How you can survive it
    If you’re a fan of great olive oil — particularly of oils from Tuscany and Umbria — you’d better get ready to start dipping into your wallet. That stuff’s going to get expensive. As a result of what the Italian newspaper La...
  • Thanksgiving is coming. Do you know where your turkey is?

    Thanksgiving is coming. Do you know where your turkey is?
    Thanksgiving is still three weeks away, but guess what: If you want your first choice of a great specialty turkey, you'd better get your order in soon. The best birds fly off the shelves, particularly at the smaller butcher shops and markets. A couple...
  • Get over it, it's broccoli and it's delicious, with 12 recipes

    Get over it, it's broccoli and it's delicious, with 12 recipes
    Maybe it’s time for broccoli to break character. It’s been the good-guy poster child for healthful eating for so long that it’s become the reflex whipping boy for anyone who wants to act out a little bit. Maybe what broccoli really needs...
  • Mad for mandarins, with 11 recipes for winter's jewels

    Mad for mandarins, with 11 recipes for winter's jewels
    Remember all those stories our parents told us about Christmas in the old days when maybe the only thing a kid would get in his stocking would be a tangerine? Remember how sad we felt for them? Seems kind of funny now. The reappearance of tangerines (we...
  • Gifts for food lovers: Olive oil, wooden spoons and two must-have pans

    Gifts for food lovers: Olive oil, wooden spoons and two must-have pans
    It's always nice to daydream about getting some kind of extravagant gift for the holidays. But presents like that tend to be one-time things -- you enjoy them once and pretty soon they're forgotten (unless, of course, you're talking real extravagance, and...
  • Jumping on the Brussels sprouts bandwagon, with 12 recipes

    Jumping on the Brussels sprouts bandwagon, with 12 recipes
    Has there ever been a more remarkable reversal of image? Brussels sprouts, not so long ago derided as nothing more than a funky little cabbage, are suddenly sexy. You can’t pick up a gastropub menu that doesn’t include some variation of...