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  • Pizza chain rankings
    Papa Murphy's is America's favorite pizza chain for second consecutive year
    A new nationwide study reveals consumers’ favorite quick-service restaurant (QSR) chains in four popular food categories: pizza, Mexican fare, chicken and sandwiches. Papa Murphy’s topped the pizza category for the second consecutive...
  • Fresh Fruit
    Easy, healthier meal fixes
    When looking for ways to make meals healthy, or at least healthier, adding vitamin and mineral packed foods is the way to go. Try first eliminating the unhealthy foods, or add the good stuff to a less healthy meal if you do not want to feel...
  • Refrigerator Cleaning and Organizing
    Refrigerator Cleaning and Organizing
    Having a clean and organized refrigerator can help save you time when planning what to eat for meals and money on groceries. Here are some suggestions that might help you to save time and money.Start organizing your refrigerator by removing all of...
  • Farmhouse Rules
    ‘Farmhouse Rules’ are ‘Bonfire Bonding’ on Food Network
    On yesterday’s episode of “Farmhouse Rules,” titled, “Bonfire Bonding,” Nancy Fuller, the born and raised farm girl from Upstate New York has always been serving and eating good fresh food. Her recipes called rules...
  • Bon Appetèmpt, by Amelia Morris
    Bon Appetèmpt, by Amelia Morris
    Amelia Morris is an award-winning writer, a food blogger, and a cook who knows that those pictures in cookbooks aren’t really accurate of most people’s results. Her first novel, Bon Appetèmpt, is her coming-of-age tale that explores...
  • 2015 Sertoma chili event heated up snowy Saturday
    2015 Sertoma chili event heated up snowy Saturday
    The 2015 Sertoma chili cook-off was held Feb. 28th at the Expo Center. Despite heavy snow that made driving difficult, the crowd poured in and immediately began to sample the batches of chili.2015 brought some new flavors. Many previous winners,...
  • Savory cheddar cheese and chives corn muffins
    Easy baking: Savory cheddar and chives corn muffins
    These savory corn muffins are made with cheddar cheese and chives for extra flavor. They're just slightly sweet, soft, and a bit crumbly ... everything a good cornbread should be. Making them in muffin form makes portioning a no-brainer, and...
  • Celebrate National Nutrition Month this March
    Celebrate National Nutrition Month this March
    March is a good month for preppers to become informed about good food choices and to develop sound eating habits. To become more informed about nutrition, preppers could watch a series of DVDs about the dangers of:1. Fast food.2. GMOs.3. The corn...
  • 3rd Annual VegOut! Challenge kicks off in Houston and San Antonio in March 2015
    3rd Annual VegOut! Challenge kicks off in Houston and San Antonio in March 2015
    Who doesn’t like a challenge especially when it comes to food??The 3rd Annual VegOut! Challenge, kicked off by the Recipe for Success Foundation, is getting boots on the ground in Houston and San Antonio, with the challenge to eat 30...
  • "Deli Man" documentary makes Houston premiere with Ziggy Gruber
    "Deli Man" documentary makes Houston premiere with Ziggy Gruber
    It’s not only about the food, tradition or keeping a restaurant alive. The new national documentary film, “Deli Man,” featuring Houston’s own deli man, Ziggy Gruber of Kenny & Ziggy’s New York Delicatessen...
  • 6 Baby Foods That Help Your Toddler Sleep
    6 Baby Foods That Help Your Toddler Sleep
    Getting your little one to sleep may be as easy as changing her diet. Here are 6 foods you can give your toddler before bedtime to help her sleep.
  • Dinnertime
    Teaching our children healthy eating habits - Part II
    On our journey to provide healthy foods daily for our children it can become quite overwhelming. But making small changes can truly make a difference. So the focus for today is to make a couple of minor changes to your family’s eating habits...
  • Creamy loaded potato soup
    Cold-weather recipe: Creamy loaded potato soup
    Rich and hearty, this potato soup is great for the cold weather we’ve been having. Sauteed onion and garlic add flavor to the tender potatoes, and you can never go wrong with crispy bacon and melted cheese. Swanson Cream Starter is used here...
  • Dietary panel suggests a sugar tax on sweetened drinks and snacks
    Dietary panel suggests a sugar tax on sweetened drinks and snacks
    Health will sure be changing this year if the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee has anything to say about it. According to the recommendations they issued on Feb. 19, eggs are in and sugar is out. Sugar is out in such a way that the committee...
  • Little Caesars debuts bacon-wrapped deep dish pizza
    Little Caesars' deep-dish bacon-wrapped pizza may be the perfect breakup food
    Breakups have historically (or at least since the term "chick flick" became a thing) been met with sniffles, sweatpants and a pint of Ben & Jerry's. Although it's great to have the ice cream that was voted "Best Breakup...