Celebrities claim gluten-free keeps them slim: will it work for you?

December 18
Celebrities claim gluten-free keeps them slim: will it work for you?
Elisabeth Hasselback was the first oh-so-sleek celebritiy to make gluten-free trendy, and others have quickly joined her. Elisabeth has a true health concern when it comes to gluten-free: she has celiac disease. Gwyneth Paltrow, for example, has cite

Women, Wine and Shopping Networking Event Sept. 28th

December 18
Women, Wine and Shopping Networking Event Sept. 28th
Come, “connect, encourage and inspire” by joining the Over 40 Females Networking event at the Carlisle Boutique, 283 Greenwich Avenue, Greenwich, CT this Wednesday September 28th from 6-8pm.Participants will be able to enjoy an evening of business an

Sip and Shop Event with Bellevue Arts Museum on Dec 8

December 18
Sip and Shop Event with Bellevue Arts Museum on Dec 8
Bellevue Arts Museum is hosting a Sip and Shop event at the perfect time, to help inspire people's holiday shopping. On Wednesday, December 8 from 6-8pm, the Museum store will be open for special hours, offering discounts as well as sweets from Belle

You vs. the cheesecake

December 18
You vs. the cheesecake
Cheesecakes do not have to be a baking nightmare. While there are many horror stories surrounding this after dinner favorite, it is, quite frankly, a fairly simple matter to attain this New York inspired perfection in your own home. A few tips: 1. Us

Chef Christopher Brandt uses unconventional ingredients while staying loyal to Osso Buco's process

December 18
Chef Christopher Brandt uses unconventional ingredients while staying loyal to Osso Buco's process
The downturned American economy in its fiscal realism whisked many a local celebrity chef away from the city of Atlanta. Though prior to that time (especially in the late 1990s) the seemingly superior chef of the hour was financed to the full enterta

Cold or allergy? symptoms and treatments

December 18
Cold or allergy? symptoms and treatments
Only three weeks back to school and many students are suffering from the common cold and/or allergies. If you are not in the medical profession, discerning between the two can be quite challenging. Just yesterday Garnet Valley Middle School in Concor

Have a sweet Christmas with Diabetic Connect and our no sugar Key Lime Pie

December 18
Have a sweet Christmas with Diabetic Connect and our no sugar Key Lime Pie
Type II Diabetes , the most common form of this disease, has become an epidemic in the United States. Heredity plays a large part in this typically adult onset disease and there is strong evidence that some demographic groups have a higher risk for d

EcoFarm Conference 2011 at Asilomar in Pacific Grove January 26-29, 2011

December 18
EcoFarm Conference 2011 at Asilomar in Pacific Grove January 26-29, 2011
You may not want to miss this conference if you care about your world, your body, and fair treatment of people at home and abroad or if you just want some practical insights you can use on your own farm or farm to be! Register now to participate in t

That old favorite: Mac 'n' cheese

December 18
That old favorite: Mac 'n' cheese
Nothing says grown-up comfort food like mac 'n' cheese. At first it can be tough getting past childhood memories of Kraft powder packets and Velveeta with its radioactive goop the consistency of cake frosting. But on some days, especially these colde

Shitake cranberry stuffing

December 18
Shitake cranberry stuffing
If this is the dish you choose to take to Thanksgiving dinner, you will be the star. I have never made this stuffing that it wasn't the hit of the meal. I make it every Thanksgiving and usually on Christmas too. It goes with any poultry, pork or beef

How to Make an Inexpensive "False Bottom" for Your Cooler Mash Tun

December 18
How to Make an Inexpensive "False Bottom" for Your Cooler Mash Tun
Many all-grain brewers have chosen to convert a 5-gallon water cooler into a mash tun since the size, shape, and cost are all quite agreeable for home brewing. Most of us have simply unscrewed the spout and replaced it with a ball valve purchased at

Is smoking keeping you from achieving peak sexual performance?

December 18
Is smoking keeping you from achieving peak sexual performance?
We all know the effects of smoking. It can cause cancer, heart attacks and strokes. However a new U.S. study suggests that men’s sexual performance might be affected as well. Perhaps THAT will be enough for some of the hard core smokers to finally qu

Learn to make Mediterranean Christmas cookies this Friday

December 18
Learn to make Mediterranean Christmas cookies this Friday
If you have ever had any of the delicious items from Azra’s Mediterranean Cuisine at 2nd St Market, you know how truly mouth-watering they are. Savory items include gyros, moussaka, stuffed grape leaves, Bosnian Sarma (cabbage rolls stuffed with beef

What does having high blood pressure really mean?

December 18
What does having high blood pressure really mean?
It is known as the ‘silent killer’ for a reason. It is extremely dangerous, but people don’t seem to take hypertension, or high blood pressure, as seriously as they should. As your heart beats and pushes blood throughout your body, it exerts a force

Can dining out be healthy?

December 18
Can dining out be healthy?
There is a serious degradation in the food service industry. Eating out? Hmmm. Often I feel as if I am limited to only a few restaurants I find completely "health-oriented" now, unless I'm in a major city, and the choices are more optimal. I have one

Craft beer alert: Trader Joe's Vintage Ale

December 18
Craft beer alert: Trader Joe's Vintage Ale
OK, so maybe you’re not all that amped up about going out early in the morning and waiting in a Black Friday-type crowd, all for the privilege of paying $43 for a bottle of Goose Island's Rare Bourbon County Stout. I know I’m not, but I also know I’l

Naturally gluten-free cranberry-orange relish

December 18
Naturally gluten-free cranberry-orange relish
Some of the funniest memories of the holiday season come from Dad’s holiday creations like his naturally gluten free Cranberry-Orange Relish. Time is spent remembering days when mom would leave a list of chores for the girls to get done before compan

Military veterans get a career opportunity in farming

December 18
Military veterans get a career opportunity in farming
Here is a match of interests that could serve everyone. Veterans of our armed services are returning from duty, many of them from combat duty, at a time of high unemployment. At the same time, there’s a shortage of young farmers in this country, as I

Laughter Yoga Intro is Part of 4-Week Community Education Class

December 18
Laughter Yoga Intro is Part of 4-Week Community Education Class
If you live in the Monroe-Jamesburg area, join me for an exciting and fun 4 week session of humor and laughter at Monroe Township's Community Education fall session. Come find out how Laughter Exercises and Yogic Breathing combine to make you happier

All Knoxville Cracker Barrel locations open on Thanksgiving Day

December 18
All Knoxville Cracker Barrel locations open on Thanksgiving Day
Menu, prices and 2010 Thanksgiving hours for Cracker Barrel If you can't have Thanksgiving Day at home, then Cracker Barrel come mighty close to it --right down to the rocking chairs on the porch. (Your grandma might not have sold souvenirs and tsotc