January 01, 2022

Cold Outside, Warm and Cozy inside!

It's cold outside...Keep your family's bellies cozy and happy inside! 

Whether it's a cozy breakfast, a creamy vegetarian appetizer, or a crumbly (and yes, a little chilly—but it's ice cream!) dessert, these delicious new recipes are bound to warm your winter heart....more»

January 01, 2022

Stuff We Love For the New Year

Shadow Play Books

Unfold the book, turn down the lights and switch on a flashlight to be transported into a world of imagination....more»

December 01, 2021

Gluten Free Holiday Sweets: Buttery Snickerdoodles

It used to be that gluten-free cooking, especially baking was extremely limited...more»
December 01, 2021

11 Ways to Make Magical Christmas Memories

December can feel like a rushed month for families. Making Christmas magical doesn't have to be complicated....more»
December 01, 2021

Classic holiday films families can enjoy together

The holiday season is steeped in tradition. Few traditions may elicit more collective belly laughs than holiday movie night, a tradition in millions of households across the globe....more»

November 01, 2021

11 Things: Making Thanksgiving Special

11 Ways to Make it a Fabulous Family Feast

 November’s highlight—hands-down—is gathering around the table....more»

November 01, 2021

You Can Do It: Thanksgiving recipes for all your guests

Love pie, but hate avoiding the crust? Needing a vegan or vegetarian option for your table? Whether you're struggling with gluten sensitivities, allergies, or are just avoiding excess carbs this holiday season, this section is for you! 


Crustless Pumpkin Pie

Makes 8 servings | Recipe courtesy Libby’s® Pumpkin


¾ cup granulated sugar

1 teaspoon ground cinnamon

½ teaspoon salt

½ teaspoon ground ginger

¼ teaspoon ground cloves

2 large eggs

1 can (15 ounces) Libby’s® 100% Pure Pumpkin

1 can (12 fluid ounces) Nestlé® Carnation Evaporated Milk

Nonstick cooking spray

Whipped cream (optional)




November 01, 2021

Readers Respond: What Are Our Kern County Readers Thankful for This Year?

Thanksgiving marks the official start of the holiday season, a time for gratitude and reflection....more»

November 01, 2021

Dear Reader: Happy Turkey Day!

As most of you who know me know, I’m not really much of a cook. I come from it honestly, as my mother was not much of cook either....more»

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