One dinner, two meals. It's the secret to easy lunch packing

By: ALISON LADMAN The Associated Press -ALISON LADMAN The Associated Press

Take your breakfast to a new level with DIY toaster pastries

By: ALISON LADMAN The Associated Press

Ready to get retro with your baked goodies? How about a batch of do-it-yourself toaster pastries?

They are easier than you think. After all, the ones you buy are nothing more than two sheets of (not...

Emeril Lagasse tells life story via recipes in new cookbook

MIAMI (AP) — Before there were Food Network icons and cultish produce, before farm-to-table was a philosophy and cake decorating became a competitive sport, there was Emeril Lagasse.

And his is a life story...

4 ingredients, 20 minutes all you need for great soup

By: MELISSA D'ARABIAN The Associated Press

In the farm-to-table food world of today, we often praise the cook who keeps recipes simple, letting the ingredients speak for themselves. Yet once I get started in the kitchen, sometimes I can't help but add in a...

Easy breakfast bowls are another reason to cook up quinoa

I apologize if you've heard this from me before, but I must once again urge you to cook up a huge batch of quinoa and keep it in your fridge (or freezer!) for recipes all week.

It's just such a healthful and...

Arby's in expansion mode in Colorado Springs

By: rich laden

A ninth Arby's will open this week in Colorado Springs, part of a plan by the nation's largest Arby's franchisee to expand the sandwich chain's presence in the Pikes Peak region.

The newest Arby's will open...

Table Talk: The Blue Star celebrates 20th anniversary with specials

By: teresa FArney

Joseph Coleman, owner of The Blue Star, 1645 S. Tejon St., is wrapping up a month of specials celebrating 20 years in business. Tuesday is Date Night, where you can enjoy an entree deal in the lounge: buy one, get...

Colorado Springs brewery pulls in another Great American Beer Festival medal


DENVER - Trinity Brewing Co.brought home the hardware for Pikes Peak region brewers on Saturday at The Great American Beer Festival in Denver.

Known for wild creations at Garden of The Gods Road brewery,...