What’s That Smell?

In addition to taking a regular inventory of the refrigerator contents and making a note of expiration dates, the next best thing is to use your nose.

Grilling: It’s Not Just For American Backyards

Isn’t it funny how so many men are masters of the grill but get lost in their own kitchen?

Almond cookies a staple around the world

Real Chinese desserts are available, and they usually are very close to what one would find in China. It’s almond cookies.

Lucky Eating for New Year’s

If you’re looking for a little extra luck in a new year that includes more than a dozen Friday the Thirteenths, here are some ideas.

Too Many Rules, Not Enough Time

Angelou says we Americans rush around too much. The time spent cooking and eating good food should not be seen as unproductive, but rather a time to nourish more than our bodies.

Help set a new record just by cooking

Chef Jamie Oliver is continuing his food revolution by getting people in America to cook and eat healthy. Now he’s out to set a world record.

Throw Away The Book

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: get your nose out of the cookbook and put it over the pot.

National Ice Cream Month

Take a sundae to lunch! July is National Ice Cream month. Sounds like a good idea to me. Marvelously, we not only have low-fat ice creams, but we now have No Sugar Added ice cream. Is it as good? Of course not. But it’s better than no ice cream at all! What I’d like to […]

National Eat What You Want Day!

You have an excuse to go off those restrictions today. It’s Eat What You Want Day!

T-Day Minus 11 And Counting

Planning is the secret to having a fun holiday dinner. If you do it right, no matter how many people will be sitting around table, you should be able to enjoy it as much as everyone else.