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  • It's Halloween, let's enjoy some pumpkin cupcakes!
    It's Halloween, let's enjoy some pumpkin cupcakes!
    It is that magic time of the year when children of all ages can be someone else and play dress-up for Halloween. Most people see Halloween as the perfect time to trick or treat for candy or spend time with friends and family just throwing a party....
  • How to stay healthy while sick
    How to stay healthy while sick: College edition
    One of the biggest risks of entering into a dorm building at the beginning of your college career is the amount of germs that lurks around every corner. This isn't to say that you're entering into a pig-pen, at least per se, but you are...
  • Simple gourmet things to have on hand: Vermont Creamery
    Simple gourmet things to have on hand: Vermont Creamery
    Do you and your partner have conversations like at my house: "What do you wanna do for dinner?" These tend to go round-robin while each person cagily ascertains what the other one is up for preparation, time-wise, financially, health...
  • Grilled salmon with heirloom tomatoes
    Grilled salmon with roasted heirloom tomatoes recipe
    When summer produce still graces the stands at your farmers' market, it's natural to be in denial that fall has come. This recipe is a simple tribute to late-season heirloom tomatoes and eggplant that's easily prepared for a casual...
  • BBQ Beef Burger
    Recipes: BBQ burger pocket
    Sometimes Food Lion provides its customers a booklet of coupons and a set of recipes that can be made with those items that can be bought with the discount the company is providing.The recipe which most intrigued me in their latest booklet is this...
  • Preview "One Pot" recipes from Martha Stewart's newest, best-seller cookbook
    Preview "One Pot" recipes from Martha Stewart's newest, best-seller cookbook
    Recently, this Examiner covered the Martha Stewart premiere launch event for the One Pot cookbook and have enjoyed making and dining the very tasty and very fast and easy to make skillet chicken and potato recipe from the book, riffing on some of...
  • Weight Loss Books
    New weight loss books and recipes: Paleo Cleanse and Superfood Smoothies
    Are you trying to win at weight loss and seeking some tasty inspiration? Two new books can help by offering delicious, tasty recipes and diet tips. (Try a sample recipe for crustless pizza below)The first book is entitled "Superfood Juices,...
  • Black bean and cheese quesadillas
    Tailgate with these delicious black bean and cheese quesadillas from Bush's
    Bush's may be best known for their baked beans and "rolling that beautiful bean footage", but they also share some amazing recipes featuring their line of bean products. This black bean quesadilla recipe is great for tailgating or...
  • Apples for Chutney
    Add a flavorful punch to your fall meals with our spicy apple chutney
    Fall has finally arrived and I cannot wait to enjoy my favorite fall food…apples. There are many types of apples with some better for eating and others better for cooking. We put together a chart of apples and their best uses that will help...
  • White chicken chili is a smooth change
    White chicken chili recipe is a smooth change
    White chili recipes are gaining in popularity. This white chicken chili may appeal to those who don't care that much for turkey chili. It has a creamy texture from the sour cream, and the generous cumin gives it some warmth. While I used fresh...
  • Herb Brined Roast Chicken
    Herb Infused Brined Roast Chicken
    Brining meats not only adds the flavors of your choice to the meat, it pretty much ensures that the meat will not dry out. (Yes, if you over cook it, it will be dry, but if cooked properly it will be juicy.) Chicken, turkey and pork all respond...
  • The top 10 Halloween treats to scare you out of your pants!
    The top 10 Halloween treats to scare you out of your pants!
    Do Halloween recipes get scarier and simultaneously more delectable every year? Halloween is not just about costumes and candy any more. Here are the top 10 favorite snacks from around the Internet:10. Bloody EyeballsTry these olive-topped eyes...
  • Balsamic Dressing in Action
    Pizzicato's Balsamic Vinegarette Dressing Recipe (Knock-off)
    Have you ever eaten at Pizzicato? The local chain's pies have been the source of intense garlic breath for many a hungry eater, often thanks to their addictive Puttanesca pizza that features copious amounts of garlic, artichoke hearts and...
  • Kraft's chicken brown rice primavera
    Recipes for diabetics: chicken brown rice primavera
    Contrary to popular belief, diabetes II does not spell the end of tasty meals for those whom have received this diagnosis. There are many cookbooks, magazines and websites dedicated to providing delicious recipes not only for those who are...
  • Sausage, pepper and onion one-pot meal
    Make-ahead dinners: sausage, pepper and onion one-pot
    Rachael Ray not only asks her television and studio audiences, “What’s for dinner?” while taping her show for the Cooking Channel, she also shares how to turn many of her recipes into make-ahead dinners so there will be less rush...