Summer tomatoes-episode 2: charred tomato salsa & Asian fish tacos

January 29
Summer tomatoes-episode 2: charred tomato salsa & Asian fish tacos
In this episode of overrun by summer tomatoes - another grilled tomato application; nothing beats the smokiness of the grill and tomatoes are no exception. Cut the tomatoes in half, oil, season and grill cut side down over an open flame; the tomatoes

Trium Winery

January 29
Trium Winery
Trium Winery On a little knob of a hill, with a spectacular view of the Cascade Range, sits Trium Winery. Formed by three lifelong friends (Trium, in Latin, means “of the three”), Truim is now owned exclusively by Kurt and Laura Lotspeich. The Lotspe

Pleasant Prairie Junior Triathlon cancelled due to extreme weather

January 29
Pleasant Prairie Junior Triathlon cancelled due to extreme weather
The Pleasant Prairie Junior Triathlon, held at the RecPlex in Pleasant Prairie, WI and scheduled for tomorrow, July 7, has been cancelled due to the extreme heat and humidity. Race organizers said: We feel the safety of the children comes first - as

Being an intense mother makes women unhappy

January 29
Being an intense mother makes women unhappy
According to a new study, women who believe in intense parenting are likely to have mental health problems. Intense parenting involves belief in certain concepts, such as “women are better parents than men, mothering should be child-centered, and chi

Get your massage CE credits online to save time and money

January 29
Get your massage CE credits online to save time and money
Massage therapists, like many other types of professionals, have to get continuing education (CE) credits to keep their licenses current. The rules and requirements for the CE credits vary from state to state, however, many states allow part of all o

Fast food junkies at risk for coronary heart disease and diabetes

January 29
Fast food junkies at risk for coronary heart disease and diabetes
Fast food eaters beware of increased risk of dying from coronary heart disease On average a fast food meal has over 1,000 calories.Google Images/mediasources View all 8 photos Google Images This latest study adds to the mounting evidence that fast fo

Aimee Copeland: "How's that for four days of rehab?"

January 29
Aimee Copeland: "How's that for four days of rehab?"
"Just a quick note," Andy Copeland wrote at a little after midnight this morning. "Aimee fed herself today for the first time. She can also now brush her own teeth. How's that for only 4 full days of rehab?" Aimee Copeland, the Georgia grad student c

Olive & June: Living the Beautiful Life Gluten-Free

January 29
Olive & June: Living the Beautiful Life Gluten-Free
As many of you know May was Celiac Awareness Month. I had the pleasure of being invited to dine at a gluten-free dinner in celebration of Celiac Awareness Month by Chef Shawn Cirkiel at Olive & June (Chef Cirkiel also is the man behind Parkside

UCLA bioengineers uncover why cancer cells are so aggressive

January 29
UCLA bioengineers uncover why cancer cells are so aggressive
UCLA bioengineers are actively engaged in cancer research. On July 5, they reported that they had discovered how cancer cells aggressively reproduce themselves. They published their findings online in the current issue of the journal PLoS ONE. Human

Walking tours and street fairs in Brooklyn August 5-8, 2011

January 29
Walking tours and street fairs in Brooklyn August 5-8, 2011
Here is a list of street fairs and other events occurring around Brooklyn this weekend, August 5-8, 2011: Alison Martin 1. Brooklyn Nature History and Dessert Walk Saturday and Sunday beginning at 2 p.m. This tour will include visiting places of wors

Mister C's presents The Beach & Beyond wine tasting

January 29
Mister C's presents The Beach & Beyond wine tasting
Karen Marzulli of Mister C’s Beach Bistro in Allenhurst, NJ is happy to announce they are teaming up with Barbara Longué of Cotes de Longué Selections to present The Beach & Beyond: Summer Sipping Pleasures Wine Tasting on Monday, August 15, 2011

Santa Fe Wine Festival This Weekend at El Rancho de Las Golondrinas

January 29
Santa Fe Wine Festival This Weekend at El Rancho de Las Golondrinas
Looking for something to do this weekend in Santa Fe? Head out to the historic El Rancho de Las Golondrinas for the Santa Fe Wine Festival. This annual event offers wine tasting from local wineries, live music from award winning bands, delicious food

No more 'wining' there's still one more Wine Party left this summer

January 29
No more 'wining' there's still one more Wine Party left this summer
August 18, 2011 is Stir NYC’s (1363 First Avenue @ 73rd Street) last wine party of the season. For those who have been waiting to sample unlimited amounts of wine in one night, this is your last chance to stir things up this summer. Served alongside

Where to get the best locally grown foods

January 29
Where to get the best locally grown foods
Are you interested in locally grown foods? Visit Greenfield Berry Farm, 2485 Major Road inPeninsula, where products are Certified Naturally Grown. Their motto is farm food “grown right - and right nearby!" What is available in August? Blueberries, Bl

Ciara, Malibu Rum, shake it up at Beekman Beach Club

January 29
Ciara, Malibu Rum, shake it up at Beekman Beach Club
THE TUNES WERE thumpin' and the juice flowing last night at the NYC leg of Malibu Rum's Radio Maliboom Boom Station Invasion Concert Tour. The party, which featured singer Ciara, took place August 4 at the Beekman Beer Garden Beach Club in Southstree

Fast food may contribute to heart disease mortality and diabetes risk

January 29
Fast food may contribute to heart disease mortality and diabetes risk
You’re on your way home from work, stuck in traffic heading out of Boston on the Southeast Expressway, and you are tired. Cooking dinner for the family is the last thing you feel like doing. You know you’ll pass by a few fast food joints on your way

Obamacare and the "sick child" card

January 29
Obamacare and the "sick child" card
Promoters of Obamacare inevitably play the “seriously ill child” card in every discussion. In fact, that’s the only argument they’re inclined to make lately. Certainly, the emotional and financial costs of having a severely ill child are undeniable.

1,632 new whooping cough cases in the last week

January 29
1,632 new whooping cough cases in the last week
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) have released their weekly report on the number of whooping cough cases in the nation. This data and that from three states with data posted on their own websites, show a total of 17,596 reported cases of pertuss

Westside YMCA triathlon this weekend benefits Save-A-Life Program

January 29
Westside YMCA triathlon this weekend benefits Save-A-Life Program
This Saturday at the Westside YMCA in Knoxville, Tennessee, the fifth annual Y Tri triathlon will take place. The race starts at 8:00 a.m. It will feature a 200 yard swim, 12k bicycling in the neighborhood, and 4k West Hills Greenway run. Proceeds fr

Moon Cakes - A Special Offering

January 29
Moon Cakes - A Special Offering
Let’s step out of our daily routine and go off the beaten path, even if it is just a little bit, opening doors into neighboring communities giving ourselves an appreciation of culture, and stories telling of foods that have played a role in culture f