There’s an old saying that the best way to prepare freshly picked corn is to have a pot of water boiling in the corn patch so that you can coo…

When tomatoes and peppers are ripe and plentiful, folks will wonder what to do with all that produce. Salsa is one good option.

It's August, and that means I'm busily trying to figure out a way to preserve the smells and flavors of my favorite vegetables. I enjoy stocki…

Steaks are one of the most popular types of grilled meats. Chuck steaks are a tasty alternative to more expensive steaks. While not as tender …

This summer has produced a bountiful crop of fruits. My local farmers market and grocery store have supplied an abundance of budget-friendly i…

It’s hot, and like many of you, one of my favorite ways to cool off is with a bowl of ice cream. Vanilla ice cream continues to be America’s f…

Dear Readers: I’ll be taking a break from writing my column to focus on helping those in need during the coronavirus crisis. Meantime, I’d lik…

As the temperature continues to climb, and the sun shines hotter, brighter and longer, it’s important to consider all of the ways that you can…

 

During stressful times like these, I've grown to have an added appreciation for the two men who have been pillars of love and support in my li…

NOTE: I am reviewing this film because it had the highest domestic box office ($50 million) of any film in my cable provider’s “New and Popula…

It has been over a month since “Trolls World Tour” took the On Demand world by storm, offering families the chance to catch a shiny new movie …

Memorial Day is a federal holiday created to remember those who died while serving our country. Because of the battle we are currently waging …

What I have always loved about being an American is that through it all, we somehow manage to keep the faith, persevere and stand together.

The COVID-19 crisis might make shopping for Mother’s Day a little challenging this year. Like many of you, our special family celebrations hav…

During these uncertain times when so many are ill, have lost their jobs and are frightened about what the future may hold, it’s easy to feel h…

In an era where theaters are closed and studios are pushing back their hottest movies until next year, Universal has made the bold decision to…

Lamb is a popular dish around the world, especially at Easter. The tradition is rooted in the Jewish holiday of Passover, which celebrates the…

During a visit to Germany, I was introduced to all things asparagus. Nothing says spring is here in Germany like a beautiful bunch of crisp, w…