Food & Wine

Cooking turkey, the safe and savory way

With Thanksgiving fast approaching, local experts are offering tips for everything from cooking the perfect turkey to making sure the holiday doesn’t end in a house fire. On ...

The Saturday Skinny: Forget the weight loss ads and focus on yourself to make positive lifestyle changes

I’m sure you’ve received an e-mail or seen an advertisement claiming you can lose inches and pounds with little or no effort. The old saying, “If it sounds too go ...

The Saturday Skinny: Weight loss isn't easy, but small changes can make a big difference

This online column started as a way for me to share my story and hope it would inspire others. It has not only done that, but it’s taught me a valuable lesson: Practice what ...

Dominick’s Italian Trattoria offers easy holiday dining

From southern Italy to steamy kitchens in New Jersey, the holidays are a time for gathering around massive plates of food — and one Granite Bay family with strong ties to the ...

Screaming for ice cream at Tropical Dreams

If you’re anything like me, you really love ice cream. I do not discriminate. I believe that any time of year, any occasion lends itself to a cup of that rich, silky, creamy, ...

The Saturday Skinny: Being prepared is a good motto for losing weight

In this week's installment we're going to look at a word many fear: preparation. Having a healthy eating plan is great in theory, but if there isn't a way to stick to ...

'Shoe Guys' a hit at Wine, Women & Shoes

It was a shopper’s paradise Saturday at the Westfield Galleria in Roseville, where more than 300 people filled the center court for Wine, Women & Shoes. The event was ...

If you believe in yourself, weight loss will follow

Sometimes the simplest changes can have the biggest impact on your waistline. In our culture of instant gratification, it’s no wonder the weight loss industry is a multi-b ...

The Saturday Skinny: If you believe in yourself, weight loss will follow

Sometimes the simplest changes can have the biggest impact on your waistline. In our culture of instant gratification, it’s no wonder the weight loss industry is a multi-billion ...

Nine Roseville restaurants participate in Regional Restaurant Week

Roseville eateries have teamed up with the California Restaurant Association for an event aimed at highlighting what local chefs do best. The association recruited more than 45 res ...

Eating at T.G.I. Friday’s today benefits volunteer group

People who eat at T.G.I. Friday's in Roseville today can help support the Volunteer Center of Sacramento's program to break the cycle of homeless for children. Through 2 a.m. Satur ...

The Saturday Skinny: Technology has its place in weight loss plan

There are a few tools I have found extremely helpful in my quest to lose weight and many of them are free. When I started this journey back in December 2010, I weighed in at 303 po ...

The Saturday Skinny: Weight loss for one can mean loss for others

When I really knuckled down and got serious about losing weight in October 2011 (after having only lost 20 pounds the previous 10 months), something shifted in the household. I ha ...

Plenty of fresh veggies available in Placer County

It’s that time of year. Summertime. The weather is hot, the kids are out of school and the Placer County Farmers Markets are open. While Auburn and Roseville boast year-round ...