One advantage of living in central New York, is that we are surrounded by many farms that grow fresh, local produce. You can buy all those homegrown goodies this weekend and support our local farmers at the Oneida County Public Market on Saturday.
When I was a kid going to Miller School in Utica, I remember peanut butter & jelly sandwiches were the main lunch meal. And, if your kids tastes have branched out to "Nutella" and jelly sandwiches, that may cost you a bit more when they go back to school this fall.
August may be the last blast of summer, but it's also "National Sandwich Month." I don't know about you, but I love sandwiches, for lunch or dinner, and during warm summer days, a cold sandwich is OK by me.
If America really is in the midst of an obesity crisis, this development may only make the problem, well, bigger. Ladies and gentlemen, may we introduce Spray Cake. That's the formal title for this invention, which is really just cake in a can...
Our Thursday guest didn't seem old enough to be responsible for a whole restaurant but she now rules the family business with a sharp wit! Santina Digristina of La Roma's Pizzeria AND Restaurant dropped by earlier with some of her family's special recipe greens
Our first guest for the Best of Utica greens competition was Michele Lamandia of Raspberries Cafe and she rolled in with not just the plateful of greens that I expected, but four containers full of different types of greens that they offer