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December 19, 2018
Tips for a healthy, peace-filled holiday season
We all love the holidays, but most of us find it's also a very hectic time of year - often too hectic, leaving us tired and cranky. We don't...
December 19, 2018 - 8:00am
December 10, 2018
The CDC keeps warning people not to eat raw cookie dough - even though it's delicious
The Christmas cookies are in the oven; the mixing bowl, which is still coated with the sugary sweet dough, is calling your name. Don't listen...
December 10, 2018 - 1:07pm
December 5, 2018
Grim's Grub: Yes, deer: Make venison sausage, bacon
I've mentioned in the past that wild food seems to bring out generosity, and venison is often no different. I thank my friends and family very...
December 5, 2018 - 8:00am
December 4, 2018
Ambrosi: Share these easy and delicious gifts from the kitchen
I like to give food as gifts. Homemade gifts are automatically special, just by virtue of the fact that someone personally took the time to make...
December 4, 2018 - 8:08pm
November 27, 2018
Chef's Hat: Enjoy pumpkin - the fruit of fall - without guilt
Pumpkins - and they are indeed a fruit and not a vegetable - start ripening in September. Because these large, orange fruits store well, fresh...
November 27, 2018 - 8:00am
November 26, 2018
This school cafeteria manager has gone bananas, and the kids love it
Early each morning, while students who attend Kingston Elementary in Virginia Beach are still asleep, school cafeteria manager Stacey Truman...
November 26, 2018 - 1:14pm
November 21, 2018
Sharing Bread Soup Kitchen is thankful for community support
Not many can claim to be debt-free with Christmas fast approaching, but Sharing Bread Soup Kitchen manager Bob Evans is having a happy holiday...
November 21, 2018 - 5:00pm
Traditions: A closer look at the Thanksgiving holiday
When it comes to Thanksgiving, Americans have a lot of traditions and favorites. Here's an interactive look at the holiday -- from most popular...
November 21, 2018 - 11:46am
November 20, 2018
Romaine lettuce is not safe to eat, CDC warns US consumers
Romaine lettuce is unsafe to eat in any form, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Tuesday in a broad alert in response to a new...
November 20, 2018 - 2:58pm
November 19, 2018
How to manage your limited oven space on Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving dinner is probably the biggest meal most of us prepare. The number of guests goes up, the amount of food exponentially increases,...
November 19, 2018 - 7:09pm
How to tactfully take over the family Thanksgiving meal without ruining a tradition-filled holiday
It all started with a pie crust. After years of shuttling back and forth to my parents' house for Thanksgiving through college and my first job,...
November 19, 2018 - 10:29am
October 31, 2018
Chef's Hat: Cooking for two: Give these soup recipes a try
There are times when leftovers are great. But other times, not so much. For large families, leftovers are not much of an issue. But when it is...
October 31, 2018 - 8:00am
October 29, 2018
Crow Wing Energized: Healthy choices - focus on fruits and vegetables
The Crow Wing County Community Health Survey found 2 out of 3 adults (65.7 percent) in Crow Wing County are not eating the recommended five or...
October 29, 2018 - 10:00am
October 26, 2018
Love it or hate it, candy corn has more varieties than ever this Halloween
The thing that is hard to grasp about candy corn-flavored candy - not candy corn, but other candy that tastes like it - is that it's a candy...
October 26, 2018 - 9:22am
October 14, 2018
Area Dining: The Black and White gets a gold star
LITTLE FALLS—A casual day trip for a hike at Charles A. Lindbergh State Park in Little Falls turned into a surprising gourmet adventure....
October 14, 2018 - 7:00am