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 Nestle Toll House Spicy Party Mix.
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Nestle Toll House Spicy Party Mix.

Nestle’s Toll House teardrop morsel turns 75

For that simple, crunchy pleasure, you have Ruth Wakefield and Nestle Toll House to thank.


 Ground cherries from the Trout Lake Farmers Market in Vancouver, Canada.

Ground cherries are having a moment

Fruit that originated in South America is spreading via farmers markets here.



 A platter of raw local organic zucchini spaghetti with raw cashew ricotta and sundried tomato-basil marinara, with fresh basil and a glass of green juice from Zest Wishes inside the Schwartz Living Market on the South Side.

Munch goes to Schwartz Living Market

Old South Side market now a hub for vegan foods



 Arlene Burnett's Labor Day desserts include Peach-and-Nectarine Cobbler, Blueberry- Cormeal Cake, Chocolate-Cherry Cookie Dough-filled Cupcakes and South African Mud Cake.

Kitchen Mailbox: Some fancier desserts for summer's last hurrah

Try something new for the last big picnic of the season.


Homes »


North Side lawyer found healing within his art

Glenn Olcerst has created a large work of tiny pieces of granite and porcelain for the side of his home in the Mexican War Streets.



Buying Here: Scott

Townhouse condominium in Scott boasts bright colors, modern updates, a pool and a close-knit community.


 

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Style & Fashion


Stars walked Emmys carpet in red-hot looks

They kept it classy with sophisticated silhouettes and muted hues that were balanced by a range of reds and a smattering of sparkles.



A stay in St. Tropez

St. Tropez is more than a jet-set destination on the French Riviera. It’s a sensory experience that takes much than a day to appreciate.


 

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Orchids in the Moonlight event held at the Fairmont

Ladies Hospital Aid Society raises $100,000 for its Orchid Fund that helps those suffering from hair loss due to chemotherapy.



Cookie cruise raises funds for local charities

The 22nd annual Bob O’Connor Cookie Cruise set sail from the Gateway Clipper Docks on Wednesday.


 

Lifestyle


The Hot List of activities for the coming weekend

Ribs and football, colonial crafts, county fairs and men with muscles on the slate for the holiday weekend.



Pittsburghers have chosen some original wedding venues

A train station is a unique spot for a wedding, but it’s not the oddest location that locals have chosen to tie the knot.


 

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