Paula Wolfert is called “the most influential cookbook author you’ve never heard of” in a just-published biography, Unforgettable: The Bold Flavors of Paula Wolfert’s Renegade Life by Emily Kaiser Thelin. You’d likely
Spring is here, after a final burst of dreary rain and chilly weather as winter tried valiantly — though not very effectively — to stage one last hurrah before fading away. As much as I hate cold weather and loathe driving in snow
From 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, head to the Toledo Lucas County Main Library, 325 N. Michigan St., for the All About Money Fair sponsored by the Library Legacy Foundation and Market on the Green. Sessions will address topics such as selling on
Mary Alice Powell set the standard for the position of food editor at The Blade. She created it from nothing in 1954 and then held the job until she retired in 1995 (though she came back for two more stints before that retirement was really final).
Anyone who follows me on Facebook sees a regular posting of “Today’s bounty”: the cookbooks usually (sometimes they’re food samples) that are sent to me by publishers hoping fervently that I will write a glowing review
Mary Alice Powell has described this pudding as “gooey with butter, sweet with brown sugar, loaded with bread cubes.” It isn’t fancy, but it is loved dearly by Toledoans. “The original name is Tally Ho Tomato Pudding, named
The weather was eggs-traordinarily beautiful for the 3rd annual Toledo-area Beeping Easter Egg Hunt April 8 at St. Stephen Lutheran Church, 7800 Erie St., Sylvania. About two dozen children — those with varying degrees of vision impairments
Dine on delicacies from around the world at Mobile Meals of Toledo’s newest fund-raiser, Whip It Up International. This first-time special event is being held 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the Center for Fine and Performing Arts at Owens Community
So Sweet Pastries, 4038 Talmadge Rd., is celebrating Worldwide Macaron Day by giving away free macarons beginning 10 a.m. Saturday. Customers are encouraged to participate in a “one macaron = one donation” gesture of giving by making a
Those who don’t want to cook an Easter feast can hop on over to some local restaurants that will be open Sunday. Don’t forget that some establishments require you to make reservations, which are always recommended, even if not mandatory.