Apologizes for unexpected need to buy an upgrade this year for some types of filings.
With a little boost, one fillet of leftover salmon can become tacos for four people. The key is a fresh dill and lime sauce.
When I hear someone say that they don’t save leftovers, I don’t know what to think.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Amazingly, after Week 4 the idea was introduced that the New England Patriots had a budding quarterback controversy and that the franchise’s long run of success might be ending.
Coyotes — like this mother pictured on Larrabee Street — have found a steady food source and protection from predators.
Research scientist Heidi Garbe checks a coyote pup found in a northwest suburban forest preserve near Chicago.
I find it nearly impossible to escape from food. The subject pops up everywhere — in advertisements, in unexpected places and in conversations. Forever tempted, always hungry, New Year’s resolutions challenged.
The best way to learn about wine is to taste it. You will find what you like by looking at its color; getting a good smell of its aroma; letting a taste of it linger on your palate. (Bob Fila/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Reinvent mornings with a crusty cheese breakfast sandwich.
Thin seared steaks form the foundation of an egg and steak sandwich. The yolks break and soak into the bread as the sandwich grills. (Food styling by Lisa Schumacher) (Bill Hogan/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
New year, new beginnings. New to wine?
Lard might be used in place of olive oil, whose prices are rising due to a poor crop and resulting short supply.
Fish is a traditional new year food in countries around the world, especially in Sweden and Japan.
White beans and baby kale come together in a simple and quick soup.
Annette, 62, and Phill Kopczynski, 63, live in Huntley, Illinois. Annette’s deductible is $6,000, so she tries to avoid doctors.
Police secure the an entrance to the Nordstrom store in downtown Chicago, where two people were shot Friday.
The gravesite, the trickier of the projects, has sides of cookie strips, a pudding filling and grated chocolate “dirt.”
Style the top half of the sandwich cookies as you like with icings or sprinkles.
Vanilla pudding is piled in glasses and garnished with chocolate-filled sandwich cookies, festively accessorized.
The 20 bison made the trip by truck from Broken Kettle Grasslands Preserve in Westfield, Iowa, pictured above.
Mushrooms and pan-fried pork chops are a dinnertime treat.
Chicago Bears outside linebacker Lance Briggs runs with his interception against the Carolina Panthers during the second quarter of Sunday’s game. Briggs is now tied for the third-most interceptions by a former UA player.
Potato croquettes pick up nice caramelization from a quick turn in the skillet.
Golden pork chops smothered in sautéed chanterelles and accompanied by a cucumber salad are a delicious way to use mushrooms .
Spaghetti squash can look intimidating, but its mild flavor and spaghetti-like strands are a great accompaniment for many sauces.
Chutney comes in all sorts of varieties; make your own at home.
Chutney like this one made of peaches can be used as a condiment with a number of dishes, including atop a soft cheese, such as goat or brie.
Michelle Pindrik, a junior, rubs her face to stay awake during her eighth-period honors physics class at Buffalo Grove High School in Buffalo Grove, Ill.
Embracing a plant-based diet doesn’t have to be a sacrifice. Flavorful fruits, satisfying beans and leafy greens can make you feel years younger.
Here's a way to make okra sans the slime.
Refreshing adult beverages star in new book.
The bracketed Breakfast Madness competition is down to its final four: Viv’s Café, the Happy Rooster, Cindy Lou’s Café and Omar’s Hi-Way Chef.
4Some products seem healthful, but check the labels to be sure. Organic or not, this salad dressing packs 150 calories and 16 grams of fat into 2 tablespoons per serving. Considering few of us limit ourselves to 2 tablespoons, we’re in danger of turning a healthful meal or side dish into a c…
Main-course salads are great anywhere from a picnic to a block party.
Change things up a bit to make sure you bring a unique dish to a potluck dinner. A couscous salad could be a good choice.
Joe Elbaor mounts his dashboard camera below his rearview mirror to record videos of bad driving, which he then posts to his YouTube account. A growing number of consumers are using the inexpensive recorders to publicly shame bad drivers, keep tabs on their kids, or get a good laugh.
And they're tailor-made for exploiting what’s at hand.
Cooking tips to possibly lessen risk of arsenic in rice. (Bill Hogan/Chicago tribune/MCT)
Even finicky kids like wraps, such as this chicken version. They’re quick, easy and can incorporate what’s already in your refrigerator. Try coleslaw or melon wedges to round out the meal.
Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg, shown giving a speech earlier this year.
You’re all over the kale trend, baking loads of leaves into crisp chips, sauteing bagfuls with olive oil and garlic. It’s time to break the hold kale has over your kitchen.
Jennifer Leigh, with her daughter Janelle at home in Evanston, Ill., has lost her sense of smell and has adapted to daily tasks such as cooking.
Our spring entertaining often centers on brunch after an early morning bike ride or hike with friends. Hungry, we’re looking for strong coffee and an easy to assemble main course.
Chocolate sauce appeals to the novice cook. It seems so simple. Just warm chocolate. Right?
Good chocolate sauce calls for more than just heating up chocolate and is a recipe that appeals to the novice chef. (Bill Hogan/Chicago Tribune/MCT)
Sherry Anicich was appalled when a jury failed to convict a drunken man who admitted killing her daughter.
The John Hancock Observatory’s new attraction called “Tilt” has viewers stand against one of eight glass panels that tilt out and down on an angle, so viewers are leaning downward.