Now here’s a word that sends shivers down a parent’s spine — sleepover.
The Old Pueblo is nothing if not casual.
Streetcar construction downtown is done.
When it comes to pizza, plain pepperoni is just plain passé.
Longtime friends Theresa Mary Fischer and April Bourie have separately enjoyed the Tucson Botanical Gardens Luminaria Nights. This year they’re banding together for the tradition.
Turkey and stuffing aren’t dishes native to Congo. • You won’t find marshmallow-covered sweet potatoes on tables in Iran. • Thanksgiving and all its yummy trimmings are uniquely American, but the idea of celebrating with food — especially recipes lovingly handed down from generation to gener…
Holidays are the perfect time for drama — we’re talking the facial, not familial, kind.
Sugarplums don’t exactly dance in their heads, but Don Scheer and Tina Owyoung do dream of lots of other sweet treats.
Curling your hair can be such a pain in the ... arm.
Downtown boutique Inner Tie is sort of like a fashion speak-easy.
There comes a time in every UA coed’s life — oh, about two hours after graduation — that she realizes midriff-bearing Wildcat T-shirts and tube tops are a thing of the past.
Day of the Dead has arrived.
The Chicago Dog brims with tomatoes, onions, sport peppers and super-green relish.
Rather than wrapping the meat in bacon, diced bacon tops the Sonoran hot dog.
Fall arrives early in the retail world.
Your greatest fashion accessories are right at your fingertips.
One entire bookcase in my house is dedicated to cookbooks. • Tucked in among them is a clear, plastic folder labeled “Places I Will Eat At Someday.” One of the oldest clippings is from a 2005 Bon Appetit magazine, spotlighting eateries in Kauai. It took me seven years, but I finally ate at Puka Dog.
They’re sweet, they’re fun, but they’re actually kind of a pain — if you’re trying to photograph them.
Go check the bank balance — Angel Charity for Children has a big shopping fundraiser cooking on Wednesday.
The “green” recycling trend amuses Eleonor Leon.
Its Latin name is larrea tridentata.
Nothing’s quite as persnickety as a kid’s palate.
Anne Johnson is the ultimate multi-hyphenate.
It was quite the baking brouhaha.
Some people live for the gym.
When the voting ended at 10 p.m. Sunday, Grandma Tony’s defeated Frog and Firkin for the chompianship, 1,736 to 1,624.
Sugar Sweet Bakery’s peach jam cake is enough to make a lifelong chocolate lover rethink that commitment.
How’s this for a job title: forager.
www.currentelliott.com — We’ll forever be grateful to Current/Elliott, the jean label that saved us from sausage-casing skinny jeans and made it OK to wear baggy boyfriend styles that let us continue to inhale and exhale without pain. C/E recently launched an e-commerce site that’s quite buy…
Anyone who loves food will tell you that the perfect dish strikes the perfect balance.
Haley Ochoa jokes that fashion is in her DNA.
If you're looking for high-brow, high-price-tag dining, then you won't be eating at Yanni's The Little Greek.
It's not for the faint of heart. Or the slackerly.
Greek restaurant keeps it simple, real.
When the kids were babies, my mother taught each of them the absolute cutest little human trick.
Pancakes are the quintessential weekend breakfast food.
In nearly 30 years owning a clothing biz, Altha Jensen has seen plenty of boutiques come and go. Clothing labels, too.
Summer's a time to go easy on the face paint.
You know that fight scene in the first "Rocky" movie - OK, or any of them, really - when Rocky is just getting pummeled and he's battered and bloody and barely able to stand?
Most people associate comfort food with hearty, stick-to-your-ribs dishes.
Just because it's seventh-circle-of-hell hot doesn't mean you can't look cool - even if you don't feel it.
It was a good run. No. 3 made it to the ripe old age of 8 1/2 before discovering the "f" word.
Why should a certain kind of cereal be the only food item that gets to snap, crackle and pop?
Summertime and the livin's soooo not easy. This time of year's not at all like the beer commercials make it out to be - all pools and Popsicles. For me it's more like Paxil and a short-term stay at a mental-health hospital.
Jeans, brew pubs, food trucks, even an inflatable planetarium. Poke around Kickstarter, and you'll find some pretty unusual stuff - often someone's dream. Many right here in our own backyard.