Chef Bob: Alaskan Snow Crab Pasta Primavera

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Alaskan Snow Crab Pasta Primavera Serves 24. Having a party, or just want to impress your friends?  This is the ultimate party food. A fresh veggie … [Read more...]

No Excuses! Six Good-For-You Plants You Can Grow Without a Yard

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At some point, it will cease to be winter in the Midwest and East Coast and continue to be the never-ending summer it has been in California. Usually … [Read more...]

Chef Bob: Braised Oxtails with Mushrooms Recipe

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Braised Oxtails with Mushrooms Recipe Flavorful beef oxtails are braised in wine and chicken stock with mushrooms, leeks, garlic, and herbs. Plan … [Read more...]

It May Be the Middle of Winter, but You Can STILL Cultivate Your ‘Beauty Garden’ Indoors

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Nobody can tell me that my frequent consumption of fresh organic produce from my kitchen garden hasn't resulted in glowing skin. And that's to no … [Read more...]

The Secret to Beauty Can Be Found When You Dig Deep…In Your Garden

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No matter how many beauty stories we do about makeup and fashion, it all means absolutely NO-Thang if you don't feed your body from the inside out. … [Read more...]

Chef Bob: Baked Root Beer Glazed Ham

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Baked Root Beer Glazed Ham Demand for it rises during the holidays, but never goes away completely. The root beer-glazed ham is a fixture on my … [Read more...]

Chef Bob: Grilled Coconut Lobster

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Grilled Coconut Lobster   I love grilling out, especially during the summer to help keep my house cool. Fish isn’t something I normally … [Read more...]

Whatcha Got Growing?

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The weather in Southern California is (slightly) cooling off and I've planted some cool-weather plants: mixed greens, green onions, carrots, kale, and … [Read more...]

Chef Bob: Braised Country Style Pork Ribs

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Braised Country Style Pork Ribs You don’t see country-style ribs often on restaurant menus. Well, at least I don’t. I’m not sure why, since they are … [Read more...]

Apple Season Approaches, Check Out this Healthy, ‘Good Sugar’ Treat!

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We have what I call a "Franken" apple tree in our back yard, that harvest three different times with three different varieties. The ready ones now are … [Read more...]

Me on Paleo: The Short Run Might Be Better Than the Long Run

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Many of you know that I've been working out for years, and my personal favorites are yoga, pilates and the Barre Method and it's variations. It all … [Read more...]