Cooking on deadline: chopped winter salad

Cooking on deadline: chopped winter salad

How often do we read some article about how meaningful it is to cook with the seasons? But winter can test those good intentions.You try and make a me...

December 30th, 2017 |  


Korean grain bowl built on healthy, filling ingredients

Korean grain bowl built on healthy, filling ingredients

Every New Year, lots of us resolve to lose weight. And every year, lots of us fail. The problem? We go from eating too much food, much of it unhealthy...

December 30th, 2017 |  


Serve Spanish-style crispy potatoes for New Year’s party

Serve Spanish-style crispy potatoes for New Year’s party

The classic New Year’s libation is champagne, but what to eat is a matter of broader choice. This year why not make it a tapas party — a f...

December 30th, 2017 |  



High time for pie

High time for pie

What an eventful day! Mom invited my two sisters-in-law and myself to her house for the day. Plans were to bake pies and do whatever other projects we...

December 19th, 2017 |  


Healthier chocolate for Christmas

Healthier chocolate for Christmas

How can it be that Christmas is actually just around the corner? It just seems unreal that Thanksgiving has already passed and Christmas preparations ...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Warming up a ‘chili’ winter day

Warming up a ‘chili’ winter day

My husband, Daniel, is the type to always be looking for something to keep life interesting and find things to do off the beaten path. One aspect he h...

December 5th, 2017 |  


True love is colorblind

True love is colorblind

“How are things going with your foster babies?” “How are Julia and Austin adjusting, and how do you think it’ll go once we hav...

November 28th, 2017 |  


Daniel talks turkey about marriage

Daniel talks turkey about marriage

Editor’s Note: Gloria’s husband, Daniel, filled in this week. We’ll hear from Gloria next week.To all of you far and near, a lot of ...

November 16th, 2017 |  


Serve Cornish hens instead of turkey for Thanksgiving

(AP) — On Thanksgiving Day, why not follow presidential custom and grant your turkey a pardon? Sure, the big bird has always been at the center ...

October 28th, 2017 |  


Mashed Sweet Potatoes with Garlic adds to holiday table

(AP) — There are certain vegetables that I bring home and have a stare-off with for a while before cooking them.I think sweet potatoes top the l...

October 28th, 2017 |