Eat like a Movie Star

Eat like a Movie Star

Hollywood award season is in full swing after last Sunday’s drunkfest of a season opener, the Golden Globes. Fueled by 7,500 glasses of Moet cha...

January 13th, 2016 |  


Comfort food takes the chill out of winter

Comfort food takes the chill out of winter

With the holidays behind us, cold weather finally setting in and 73 long, cold days until spring, a little comfort food is called for. Something hot t...

January 6th, 2016 |  


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 |  


Andrew Mills shines through turbulent 14 months

Andrew Mills shines through turbulent 14 months

The previous year, 2014, was a rough one for the Mills family.Patriarch Bryan suffered a relapse with cancer, then his younger son Jacob was diagnosed...

December 27th, 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 |