Did you see the picture of the cake resignation letter? A British immigration officer resigned from his job by baking his office mates a cake and writing his farewell note in icing. He, like millions ... Read more »
Sustainability is a word that has become well-woven into our everyday language, and it's no wonder: we're finding more ways to be mindful of our daily activities and their impact on the environment. For so ... Read more »
The dinnerFeed web site links to great summer grilling, salad and chilled soups! To receive my lastest dinnerFeed posts by email, sign up here. I’m reluctant to quote statistical data linking patronage of fast food chains ... Read more »
home & garden: County Farm Park's Britton Woods is a native plant must-seePosted: May 15, 2013
Quick! Move fast! This warm weather is both a blessing and a curse. It’s a blessing for obvious reasons, wearing shorts without getting goose pimples is one. It’s a curse because our wonderful spring ephemerals ... Read more »
Take one former "Mad Men"-era gentlemen's club, add one inspired chef, mix well with a town hungry for creative cooking, and you might find yourself at the Righteous Rojo pop-up dinner at the Ann Arbor Club on Saturday evening. Read more »
Firehouse Subs, which opened March 11, is the latest restaurant to occupy a strip on William Street that is becoming crowded with fast-food options, catering to the student crowd.
Jessica Hammond owns the franchise, one of 600 around the country, with her husband, Doug. With a background in food and beverages, the couple always wanted to own their own place, but thought buying a known commodity would be better than launching an independent store. They enjoyed eating at Firehouse Subs in Florida while visiting relatives.
"Firehouse was a good fit for us" and sales from those located near campuses are usually much higher than those not, Jessica said. As a result, the University of Michigan setting was a perfect fit, she said.
It's National Chocolate Chip Day! Sure, you could enjoy some chocolate chip cookies — you can never, ever go wrong with them. Chocolate chip pancakes would make a lovely "breakfast for dinner," everyone's favorite. But ... Read more »
Pets: Want to see your furry or feathered friends on Pet Photo Friday? Here's how to submit your photosPosted: May 15, 2013
Knowing that there are many fun-loving pets living in and outside of our area, we're anxious to see what they've been up to. Have you captured your pet taking advantage of all that the outdoors ... Read more »
Pittsfield Township Planning Commission will consider a proposal Thursday night that would allow a McDonald's restaurant on Carpenter Road to reconfigure its drive-thru and make other site improvements. Read more »
Bean burgers have a lot to brag about. They might be the underdog at a summer barbecue, but they can be the ideal plant-based solution to warm weather dining. Read more »
The holiday of Shavuot [shah-voo-OHT], which celebrates the giving of the Torah at Mt. Sinai, begins at sundown tonight and continues through Thursday evening. It is a major holiday, though one that isn't as well ... Read more »