75. Meet Food Network Chef, Rob Bleifer, at Heinen’s

Food Network Chef Rob Bleifer will be at Heinen's from 1 - 4 p.m. on Friday, April 26 & Saturday, April 27
If you like food, wine and celebrity chefs, there’s a two-day event that’s just for you happening at Heinen’s Fine Foods in Barrington this week.  The Food Network’s very own Executive Chef Rob Bleifer will be talking with shoppers about how he pairs his foods with wine at Heinen’s this Friday from 2 to 5 […]

48. Barrington EATS: Cut Costs Cooking with Cabbage

Post - Cabbage
When it comes to saving money on groceries, as you may know, I do not promote the use of coupons. Instead, I recommend you save money by stocking up on the ingredients you use when they are priced well.   If you follow the Smart Shopping tips on my Organizing Dinner blog and at my cooking […]

20. Barrington EATS: The Forbidden Fruit for Tasty Tuesday

Grapefruit is the Tasty Tuesday Ingredient of the Month for February
It’s Tasty Tuesday time again at District 220 schools, and the ingredient of the month for February is grapefruit.  Tasty Tuesday is a new healthy eating initiative in our elementary schools where students are served a sample of a fruit or vegetable on the first Tuesday of each month.  Then, the same food item will […]

13. Barrington EATS: Heinen’s Fine Foods for Better Health

Heinen's Wellness Consultant, Kady Shipley - Photographed by Julie Linnekin
With the season of New Year’s resolutions in full swing, Heinen’s Fine Foods in Barrington is making it easier for us to stay on target and reach our health and wellness goals in 2013. In fact, they have a whole department in the store dedicated to subject, their Wellness Resource Center, and we decided there’s […]

346. Best of Barrington Survey Results: Sweet Treats

BOB - Sweet Treats
Now that we’ve revealed all of the results in our Best Eats category of the 2012 Best of Barrington Survey here at 365Barrington.com, it’s time to sweeten things up a bit.  For these next survey results we’re taking a look at Sweet Treats, for those of you who want a little sugar in your bowl. […]

142. Don Your Derby Hat for Barrington Children’s Charities

Courtesy of Barrington Children's Charities
Dust off your derby hats and spruce up your seersucker suits, Barrington Children’s Charities’ second annual Run for the Roses Kentucky Derby party is coming up this Saturday and we’re all invited. Barrington Hills resident and Children’s Charities founder, Darby Hills (seen here on left), says there are fun new details in store for this […]

129. Get Hired at Heinen’s Fine Foods in Barrington

New Heinen's Grocery Store in Barrington, Illinois
Things have been buzzing over at the Shops at Flint Creek in Barrington where Heinen’s Fine Foods plans to open it’s eighteenth grocery store this August. The 82-year-old, family-owned company has 17 stores in and around Cleveland, but the Barrington location is their first venture outside Northeast Ohio. Construction at the new store is well […]

119. Barrington EATS: Have a Spring Fling with Asparagus

Post - Asparagus Spears
If you are one of the many Barrington residents who happened to see my Barrington Garden Faire or Barrington Farmers’ Market cooking demos last Spring, perhaps you remember me for my 30 Spectacular Salads cookbook. But more likely it’s for the Black Bean Asparagus Salad. While at both venues I demonstrated and sampled salads that […]

85. “C” is for Cookie at Community Church of Barrington

Community Church of Barrington Cookie Walk 2011
Bakers throughout Barrington have been busy all week preparing for tomorrow morning’s 38th Annual Community Church of Barrington Cookie Walk. If you want to see what “selling like hot cakes” looks like, don’t be late. Last year, they sold out of cookies in just over an hour.  So be sure to show up early because […]

74. 8th Annual Barrington Taste Fest and Expo

Courtesy of the Barrington Area Chamber of Commerce
Once a year in Barrington, the finest local chefs all come together in one place to serve up a special menu of featured dishes for diners to sample. It’s called the Barrington Taste Fest & Expo, it’s happening Thursday night, October 27th, at the Millrose Restaurant in South Barrington and tickets are selling fast, but […]

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