Food trends come and go but these recipes pass the test of time

Food trends come and go but these recipes pass the test of time

The sushi burrito is proof enough that food, like everything else, is subject to trends. Sushi burritos, along with pressed juices, acai bowls and dev...

December 30th, 2015 |  


Christmas cakes, cookies and competition

Christmas cakes, cookies and competition

Northern Hospital held its first Christmas Cake and Cookie Bake Off on Wednesday, Dec. 16 in the hospital cafeteria. Thirteen employees baked homemade...

December 23rd, 2015 updated: December 23rd, 2015. |  


Look to the old days for festive appetizers

Look to the old days for festive appetizers

There comes a time in every holiday season when finger foods are called for. An all-appetizer pot luck or maybe you are wooed by the call of “he...

December 16th, 2015 |  


It’s time to bake the cookies

It’s time to bake the cookies

Of Americans who bake cookies, 93 percent of them will bake cookies during the holiday season and 61 percent will bake three or more batches, accordin...

December 9th, 2015 updated: December 9th, 2015. |  


Salad’s not just for summer anymore

Salad’s not just for summer anymore

With at least one big turkey dinner not too far in the past and at least a couple more coming down the pike, not to mention the hams and overloaded bu...

December 2nd, 2015 |  


Thanksgiving has high potential for disaster

Thanksgiving has high potential for disaster

No holiday is simpler than Thanksgiving. It’s just a big meal. There are thanks to be given, of course, but once that is dispensed with, it̵...

November 25th, 2015 |  


New twists on old favorites

New twists on old favorites

Preparing a Thanksgiving dinner can be a tightrope walk between preserving tradition and mixing things up enough to keep it interesting.Some things ar...

November 18th, 2015 |  


It’s a pie, it’s a cake, it’s a pie-cake

It’s a pie, it’s a cake, it’s a pie-cake

The Internet is a strange and wonderful thing and it seems to beget strange and wonderful things. One of the most strange of those things has got to b...

November 11th, 2015 |  


Antioch comes home

Antioch comes home

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that when it comes to a Homecoming Sunday celebration, Antioch Baptist Church gets it right. After all, the chur...

November 4th, 2015 |  


Brookie Bunton, deliciously creative

Brookie Bunton, deliciously creative

Brookie Bunton may have retired from 25 years as a teacher’s assistant last spring but she’s still plenty busy. She has cakes to bake, dec...

October 28th, 2015 updated: October 28th, 2015. |