Food & Wine

Thanksgiving dinner fixings in food giveaway

Along with the bags of food, Thanksgiving dinner fixings will be included with the next United Way Food Access Saturday. The food program was originally created to help working i ...

More mouth-watering mandarin recipes

We continue our mandarin recipes. It is all open season now. Today our recipe takes us back to the very first Mandarin Festival Recipe Contest. Way back when the festival was still ...

Mad about mandarins

Grazing with Gary Well, we made it to November and that means my hat changes to mandarins! Yes the first of the mandarins have made their way to the farmers’ market, The Man ...

Cooking with apples

  Happy Thursday! With so much going on last weekend, I thought we needed to bring on the apple recipes. The Apple Festival last weekend found us with boxes and bags of apple ...

Caramel apple crumb cake

Happy Thursday! With so much going on last weekend, I thought we needed to bring on the apple recipes. The Apple Festival last weekend found us with boxes and bags of apples ...

Grazing with Gary: Harvest lasagna, pumpkin soup

Well, not sure if the warm days say fall but the cool nights sure do. Thanks to all the fans that read the recipes, and have come out to the Home Show, Farm and Barn and the Wine a ...

Excited over eggplant

2017 Winning Eggplant Recipe. Photo courtesy Rachel Sexton. Eggplant Quiche. Photo courtesy Grazing with Gary Well, we have reached another end of the month. Fall has offici ...

Pastas of the seven seas

Well, this week I celebrate with you my one-year anniversary doing the recipes for the Auburn Journal. It started out as a chance to promote the Mandarin Festival with recipes but ...

Ribs, chili cookoff in Auburn

Pull out the apron and light up the grill, the second annual All American Ribs and Chili Cookoff will take place Sept. 29. The event is not only serving up barbecue deliciousness ...

For the love of the doughnuts

Well, I can no longer hold out, summer is over. Please don’t tell the weather person that because after a pretty nice few weeks the heat is back. But now is time to let the b ...

Land and sea dishes for Labor Day

Helloooo Labor Day! OK It is time to wave the white flag and say summer is officially over Tuesday. As a kid, the day after Labor Day was the start of school, now they have been ba ...

McDemolition Time: Teardown for Auburn McDonald’s building

Summer salads and slaw

Well, I am not ready to give up on summer yet. Pay no attention to the stores piled with Halloween candy, decorations and commercials on TV have turned to fall and Halloween. Today ...