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  • Halloween bats have no curfew
    Halloween bats have no curfew: Decorate cupcakes with orange cream frosting
    Putting a Halloween dessert on the table that has an elegant touch to it instead of a gory attraction would be a sweet addition to any adult party. Everyone loves cupcakes and they are so easy to prepare. How much trouble can a box mix give you...
  • Salad with the color of fall
    Salad with the colors of fall
    At this time of the year, it's traditional to think of the colors orange and black, since of course Halloween in just around the bend. We see these colors just about everywhere as we prepare for this fun time for children. Even after Halloween...
  • Orange and chocolate create a luscious cake
    Yogurt helps create a luscious cake
    While it's been around for years and touted as a diet food, yogurt is the "thing" to eat nowadays! Yogurt has long been thought of as a diet food and many people still use it to help keep their appetite under control today. In recent...
  • French toast flipped upside-down
    French toast flipped upside down
    Now that the weekend's almost here, you may be planning what to make for breakfast on Saturday or Sunday. Weekend breakfasts are always a treat since we have more time to relax and enjoy them. Many times, we serve pancakes or waffles for these...
  • Orange smoothie
    Vegetarian cookbook: Self Magazine's orange smoothie recipe
    I made the protein powder optional. It adds some (needed) sweetness and a little creaminess.Great flavor, especially with the addition of the orange zest.8 oz lowfat milk, soy milk or almond milk1/4 cup fresh orange juice1 large peeled and roughly...
  • Anepalco's Cafe provides delicous breakfasts and lunches with a twist
    Anepalco's Cafe in Orange brings tasty Mexican and French influences together
    Anepalco's Cafe has two locations in Orange County. The oldest, a nondescript looking storefront in a row of shops on Main Street in Orange, is easily recognizable, with people waiting in front, happy diners enjoying the food while sitting at...
  • Orange Teriyaki Steak and Peppers
    Orange Teriyaki Steak and Peppers
    Teriyaki sauce on almost anything tastes good but add in citrusy orange freshness and a few peppers and onions and the flavor just bursts. This Asian influenced meal is delicious and relatively easy to prepare. It is important to let the marinade...
  • Inmates must go back to wearing black-and-white jumpsuits for good reasons
    Inmates must go back to wearing black-and-white jumpsuits for good reasons
    According to NewsMax-TVon Tuesday, the sheriff in charge of inmates at the Saginaw County Jail in Michigan has decided to go back to having them wear the old uniforms. Inmates will trade their orange jumpsuits for the horizontal black-and-white...
  • The Lazy Dog Café Restaurant and Bar brings a touch of mountain resort to Orange
    Lazy Dog Café Brings Mountain Resort Feel to Orange
    On our anniversary, Dorothy and I decided to take a short weekend getaway locally so we started with a movie and dinner in the Stadium Promenade Shopping Center in Orange. Following the movie, we returned to the Lazy Dog Restaurant and Bar for the...
  • Orange flavors this whole-wheat bread
    Orange flavors this whole-wheat bread
    Are you a fan of whole wheat bread? Many people are and in recent years, we've been hearing how whole grains are much better for us than refined ones. I personally enjoy whole wheat bread, especially making it. Though there are many good...
  • Conn. mother arrested for leaving 3-year-old in hot car while she shopped.
    Conn. mother arrested for leaving 3-year-old in hot car to shop Trader Joe's
    A Shelton, Conn. woman was arrested after leaving her three-year-old son in a hot car while she went grocery shopping in Orange, Conn.’s Trader Joes. The Orange Police Department got a call at 11:15 on Thursday from a concerned citizen who...
  • Orange white chocolate chip cookies
    Summer baking: Orange white chocolate chip cookies
    These easy drop cookies are like the summer version of chocolate chip cookies. They’re soft and chewy with a burst of summer flavor from fresh orange zest and a little extra sweetness from white chocolate chips. It’s a bit like...
  • Orange creamsicle cupcakes
    Easy summer baking: Orange creamsicle cupcakes
    These orange creamsicle cupcakes celebrate summer flavor without the melt-factor. Since summer isn’t usually a time when you want to spend too much time in the kitchen, this recipe starts with a simple cake mix and then adds a few...
  • Oranges
    On a hot summer day try this refreshing recipe for delicious orange julius
    Remember the Orange Julius drinks you can buy at the mall? You can now serve them at home with this simple recipe. It has very little ingredients, but very big on taste!Orange Julius6 oz. frozen orange juice concentrate1/2 cup milk1/2 cup cool...
  • Salad with an interesting ingredient....Buttermilk!
    Salad with an interesting ingredient....Buttermilk!
    Buttermilk is one of those food items that not many people enjoy drinking, but it can be a very useful ingredient in many recipes. I personally like buttermilk as a drink, though I don't drink it often. I typically keep it on hand for cooking,...