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I have always lived among the Irish. I grew up in Boston, a legendary Celtic hub, and settled in Missoula, Montana, 100 miles downstream from America’s most Irish city per capita: Butte. I used to credit my affinity for that feisty tribe to this coincidental geographic overlap, but now I see…

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If a steaming bowl of soup strikes you as the ultimate in old-fashioned comfort, you've got plenty of company. Soup is one of the world's oldest and most universal foods, said Janet Clarkson, author of the book "Soup: A Global History."

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Grilled cheese may be a staple of many children’s diets, but with the substitution of different cheeses for the traditional cheddar or American and the inclusion of other ingredients, grilled cheese can enjoy a gourmet, adult makeover.

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Everyone seems to love fried chicken sandwiches. But how about a fried chicken sandwich on a taco? Taco Bell is making that dream come true with its new Crispy Chicken Sandwich Taco.

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These very rich, very decadent brownies with a not-quite-grown-up flavor appeal to most grown-ups. As a variation, you can make hazelnut crunch brownies by substituting 2 cups hazelnut meal plus 1/2 teaspoon salt for the peanut butter.

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While the focus of a tasty recipe is often on the finished product, no delicious dish could be crafted without the necessary ingredients. Cornmeal is a versatile ingredient that’s used in a wide range of dishes, from pizza to desserts to much, much more.

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The pandemic has both closed the world and in a way, opened it up. While it's difficult to meet up in person for workshops and classes, we can participate virtually, getting an online education to earn a degree, improve skills for career advancement or, like I will on Feb. 25, learn all abou…

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In the middle of the night, partway through a cross-country drive, I unfolded myself from the driver’s seat at another random gas station. The rig and I both needed fuel.

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Fried food is a staple for many Americans, but regularly eating foods such as french fries, fried chicken, mozzarella sticks, hushpuppies, etc., can increase your change of having a major cardiovascular problem, according to a new study.

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The month of February has a few important events to celebrate. In the United States, one such event is Presidents’ Day, which this year will be observed on Monday, February 15. Presidents’ Day honors both George Washington and Abraham Lincoln, two influential presidents who were born in February.

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Exercising regularly, getting enough sleep and practicing relaxation techniques are some of the most popular ways to reduce stress, but there are also some foods you can add to your diet that can help as well.

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The Mardi Gras festivities in New Orleans sadly have been canceled because of the pandemic. But even though Mardi Gras looks different this year, it’s a holiday that can be celebrated with your family with the delicious flavor of New Orleans.

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With the Big Game just around the corner and pandemic protocols still in place in most places, this year's Super Bowl and the parties will look a little different. But, no matter how different a Super Bowl party might look, there will still be chicken wings. According to the National Chicken…

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I’ve received many emails inquiring what my family’s favorite dishes are. This week, I decided I’d share them with you. I asked my husband and two (adult) children for their all-time favorites. Here we go!

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“Anybody gone into Whole Foods lately and see what they charge for arugula?” asked then-Sen. Barack Obama, during an Iowa campaign rally in 2007. There was no Whole Foods in Iowa at the time, and his gaffe, and the inevitable backlash, all became known as “Arugula-gate.”

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Oatmeal is a versatile ingredient found in desserts, breakfast foods, savory dishes, and so much more. While it is enjoyed in many different dishes, for cookie lovers, oatmeal shines brightest in cookie recipes.

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