10:05 AM / Tuesday August 20, 2019

Food And Beverage

Flavorful Fiesta Time

November 9, 2018

Food, family and holiday traditions   FAMILY FEATURES A tamalada, or tamale-making party, is a Mexican holiday tradition that occurs during Las Posadas and combines two of the season’s most important ingredients — quality family time and flavorful food. Consider these tips from Sylvia Garza of Qué Mami Organics to help make your tamalada fun…

Read More

Creative Seafood Solutions

November 3, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Chipotle Tuna and Avocado Salad Sandwich   FAMILY FEATURES When it comes to cooking up creative meals for the family, finding inspiration with new flavors while maintaining nutrition is a primary goal. One solution is incorporating more seafood into weekly meal planning, which offers nutritional benefits like protein, vitamins and minerals such as…

Read More

Family Favorites from Tree to Table

October 26, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Rustic Chicken with Ripe Olives   FAMILY FEATURES Getting the whole family around the dinner table every evening can be hard. Feeding your family meals that incorporate high-quality ingredients and are also delicious can be even harder. Sometimes, though, that special ingredient you’re looking for can already be in your pantry. Consider including…

Read More

Winning Back Weeknight Cooking

October 19, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Curried Pumpkin Soup Family Features Moms pride themselves on serving their families wholesome, homemade meals. But here’s the reality: 60 percent of moms think that coming up with dinner ideas is more difficult than getting their children to go to bed on time. Moreover, 61 percent of moms frequently order takeout or go…

Read More

Simple Yet Stunning

October 12, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Tomato Soup with Homemade Olive Oil Croutons   Set the menu for easy entertaining   FAMILY FEATURES One of the best-kept chef secrets to hosting the most memorable at-home parties is keeping the food simple and adding small details to make it special. After all, a host who isn’t hard at work in…

Read More

Fall for a flavorful cheese board

October 5, 2018

FAMILY FEATURES Some of the most beloved flavors are inspired during the fall, and there are few better ways to enjoy the season’s best than with a group of friends and family. Get ready to wow guests with seasonal treats that invite everyone to indulge in fall flavors. Even adults can enjoy getting hands-on with…

Read More

Farmer’s Casserole

September 28, 2018

FAMILY FEATURES Plan ahead for your weekend brunch with this delicious Farmer’s Casserole recipe.  You’ll enjoy this hearty combination of meat, cheese, eggs and a little bit of spice with some jalapenos.  You can also prepare this recipe the night before and let it chill till you are ready to pop it in the oven….

Read More

What’s in the can may surprise you

September 20, 2018

Cooking with canned foods combines convenience and nutrition   FAMILY FEATURES Simple, convenient and versatile, canned foods provide an array of options for families looking to increase nutrition during mealtimes. However, some home chefs may not be aware of the benefits canned foods bring to the table.  Consider these common consumer misnomers cleared up by…

Read More

Simple, Satisfying Weeknight Solutions

September 7, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Honey-Balsamic Glazed Salmon FAMILY FEATURES Hectic daytime schedules can often lead to even busier evenings, which makes putting dinner on the table in less than an hour a valuable time-saver for home chefs. Balancing a busy lifestyle with healthy food choices can certainly become a tall task, but making filling, nutritious meals a…

Read More

Back-to-School Meals in Minutes

August 31, 2018

Mexican menu ideas for simple family dinners   Family Features When the school year is back in full swing, families often find themselves battling the mealtime crunch. Mexican-inspired meals bursting with flavor are known family-friendly picks that can be easily prepared and put on the table on those frenzied weeknights. These simple ideas from the…

Read More

Recent News


AlawfulTruth: The land of milk and honey, or a pot of worries?

August 16, 2019

By Andrea Lawful Sanders There seems to be assumptions made by many Americans that immigrants land in...

Go With The-Flo

Kerry Washington has honored with an “Artistic Achievement Award” at the Jamaican Marquee 57th Independence Black Tie Gala

August 9, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO:  Kerry Washington (Photo: Tinseltown / shutterstock) By Florence Anthony According to reports, “The Rookie” actress Afton...


Recovery Idol: Building Self Esteem

August 16, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: On the left is Dr. Arthur Evans, former Commissioner of the City of Philadelphia Department...


Poll Shows Impact of Opioid Crisis on Philadelphians and Their Neighborhoods

August 16, 2019

29% know someone killed by drug use; 41% say opioids hurt quality of life where they live...

Food And Beverage

How to create a charcuterie board for your next party

August 16, 2019

BPT Planning a party doesn’t have to be difficult. Instead of agonizing over appetizers, opt for serving...


SUNscopes for the week of Aug. 18

August 16, 2019

All Signs: Just a few days left of Leo then swoosh! We’re into Virgo. This means our...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff