| Nov 13, 2011
Pregnant women sacrifice many of life's simple pleasures — caffeine, sushi, a glass of wine — in the hope that their baby will be born healthy.
But according to a provocative new field of research, what happens during pregnancy can have...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 9:29 AM
This sweet potato bake is creamy and light without a drop of butter because it is whipped up with an egg and just enough honey to bring out the tuber’s natural sweetness. Dollops of meringue make a stunning alternative to the typical marshmallow...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 9:32 AM
This dish is the fresh-from-scratch version of the holiday classic that requires lots of can opening but not much actual cooking. This one is not hard to make and the taste payoff is big@@mdthe snap of fresh beans, lots of meaty mushrooms, fresh garlic...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 6:01 AM
Watermelon is pureed with citrus zest and juice and topped with lemon sorbet for a colorful, summer treat.
- 1 cup seedless watermelon
- 1 lime, zest and juice
- 1 orange, zest and juice
- 1 cup lemon sorbet
- 4 mint sprigs
Puree watermelon in a...
| Sep 3, 2011
| 8:49 AM
Pepper Bites Serves 12 (1 bite each).
- 1 large yellow bell pepper, seeded, cut into bite-size pieces
- 6 tsp goat cheese, divided
- 36 Hy-Vee dried cranberries, divided
- Spread each pepper piece with ½ tsp goat...
| Sep 12, 2011
| 11:23 AM
Golf-ball sized and tomato-red, rose hips are everywhere these days – in overgrown alleyways, urban forests and backyards around Southcentral Alaska.
But while Alaskans often have a finely-honed autumn routine of harvesting raspberries, blueberries...
| Sep 20, 2011
| 3:12 PM
To paraphrase the aphorism about alligators and draining the swamp, it's easy to forget, when quarreling with a child about eating vegetables, that this little person or adolescent is someone you love.
Ellyn Satter, author of "Secrets of Feeding a...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 1:05 AM
FARGO, N.D. - "How can I keep squirrels from eating the tomatoes in my garden?" my caller asked.
After answering his tomato canning questions, I wasn't expecting a gardening question.
"You need to get some dogs to scare the squirrels. I have three...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 8:07 AM
The Holidays are here! With all of the cheer comes lots of extra activities and spending. Add to the mix rising food and fuel prices, layoffs and cutbacks, plunging home values, and general economic uncertainty and what we have is a recipe for a stress...
| Sep 27, 2011
Q: My husband, Todd, and I were at a hotel breakfast buffet, and Todd was eagle-eyeing the half-pint carton of "Fat Free Skim Milk." And he noticed the ingredients were listed as "fat free milk, nonfat milk, vitamin A palmitate, and vitamin D3." What...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 10:26 AM
Correct and protect with the Power of Two from Revision Skincare. A powerful anti-aging and brightening duo, Revision’s Vitamin C Lotion 30% paired with their Retinol Facial Repair provide optimal skin brightening results. The Retinol Facial...