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Thursday, September 19th, 2013 10:42 AM
By Emily Paster
Emily recaps the latest Chicago Food Swap, which took place amid the rain last Sunday at Peterson Garden Project's offices on the North Side.
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Thursday, September 12th, 2013 11:50 AM
Have you noticed fresh figs in the grocery store lately? Emily offers some ideas for how to use this seasonal fruit.
Wednesday, September 11th, 2013 11:40 AM
Emily visits Plum Market in Old Town, a new addition to the specialty grocery store options in Chicago.
Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013 7:35 PM
Emily treks out to Oakbrook for a cooking class at Williams-Sonoma and picks up some great tips!
Saturday, August 31st, 2013 12:00 AM
Emily reports on her recent family trip to Santa Fe. There is plenty to do for kids and adults.
Tuesday, August 27th, 2013 5:06 PM
For all the cheese lovers in town, Emily reviews a new book about the tradition of French artisan cheese-making.
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Tuesday, August 27th, 2013 3:00 PM
Have you ever cooked with farro, a nutritious form of whole grain wheat? If not, here is an easy recipe to get you started.
Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 10:54 AM
Emily shares a secret for spicing up that summertime favorite, burgers: mix flavored, diced tomatoes in with your ground beef, chicken or turkey.
Friday, August 16th, 2013 8:39 AM
For a low-key family outing with young kids, Donley's Wild West Town in Union, IL is worth a trip.
Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 9:29 AM
Change up your summer grilling routine with merguez, a spicy North African lamb sausage. Emily serves it with an easy-to-make yogurt harissa sauce.
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