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2008-07-13 06:00:09

By Carole Goldberg, The Hartford Courant, Conn. Jul. 13--When Nora Ephron wrote her bitterly comic novel "Heartburn" and threw in a few recipes to sweeten the effect, she was devising a recipe for other authors to follow.

2008-07-01 21:00:14

By Ellen DiPronio Sonnenberg Cuisine today is different from that of the past because of health consciousness and our busy lifestyles. It's low fat, no fat, low carbs, no carbs, one-dish meals, light, easy and instant everything.


Word of the Day
prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.