| Jun 17, 2013
| 5:04 AM
For decades, the well-heeled and hungry went to the Chesapeake Restaurant at the corner of Charles and Lanvale streets for formally served dinners of charcoal-broiled steaks, unabashedly rich seafood dishes like jumbo crab lumps au gratin and a decadent...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 1:36 PM
This week on "The Amazing Race" we see what happens when heat, stress and jet lag collide. Hint: it's a degree of crazy we've never seen before.
But first, remember last week? All the teams were sliding into a manure pond in New Zealand. Then Phil told...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 6:44 AM
[Note: Sorry there was no recap last week; I had technical troubles, and wasn’t close to my PVR. (Lesson learned, I’m taking it everywhere with me from now on.) So, of course, a ton of things happened, including Shamar leaving the game for...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 12:19 PM
Nutritionists from the University of Maryland Medical Center regularly contribute a guest post. The latest post from Sierra George, dietetic intern, is printed here.
Despite its name, the coconut is a fruit from the coconut palm. Tropical cultures have...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 12:02 PM
I can still remember a particular admonishment from way back when I was a kid and went along on grocery shopping excursions with my mom: "They're not in season."
As kids do, I was apt to ask that just about everything that caught my fancy to be included...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 6:51 AM
We know spring is right around the corner, but our skin is still taking a beating from the dry heat indoors and the brisk winds and temperatures that linger. To help skin return to a hydrated, moisturized, glowing state, consider one of these treatments...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 5:32 AM
Welcome to Week Two of "The Amazing Race," featuring the Secret Alliance Fight Club and also the Alliance of Quitters. The Race remains in Bora Bora this week, so let's get started because it's so pretty.
We'll totally keep our end of the deal, probably...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 6:18 AM
It's Restaurant Wars: The episode so big, one hour can't contain it!
In our boys vs. girls battle royale, Team Y Chromosome (Josh, Sheldon, and Stefan) will be creating Sheldon's modern Filipino "Urbano," while Team X Chromosome (Kristen, Josie, Brooke,...
| May 9, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Back from Tribal Council, the audience and Eddie are wondering why he’s still here. He also realizes that with Andrea gone, he’s out of allies.
Never underestimate the power of your vote, Eddie. The Favorites alliance is disintegrating,...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 11:37 AM
Asian food aficionados probably think they’re living next door to nirvana these days. No longer does the crowd have to agree on one type of fare. With the current trend in Far East-style eateries, most everyone can be satisfied.
Among the newer...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 5:30 AM
Each week a nutritionist from the University of Maryland Medical Center provides a guest post to The Baltimore Sun's health blog Picture of Health (baltimoresun.com/pictureofhealth), which is reprinted here. This week, Amy Reed, RD, LDN, weighs in on...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 7:05 AM
You can start your Easter Sunday dining at 7:15 a.m. at Slainte in Fells Point, while watching a Scottish Premier League game (Hibernian vs. Motherwell) and finish up with a late-night dinner at the Prime Rib. Easter isn't just for brunch.