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Delicious Proof That Graphic Designers Bake The Best Cookies

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 06.17.2016 | Taste

There's just one criteria that cookies have to meet: they must be delicious. But it definitely doesn't hurt if they're absolutely stunning, too. That'...

Spring High Point Market Look Book

Courtney Price | Posted 04.28.2016 | HuffPost Home
Courtney Price

High Point officially ushered in Spring, inspiring buyers with tempting new product introductions. Nature was everywhere, noticeably in the form of greens and agates. Let's take a look at five trends that dominated the recent spring market.

Botched Bread Loaf Makes Spectacle Of Baker

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 04.09.2016 | Weird News

A careless baker appears to have added a very unusual ingredient to a loaf of bread: a pair of eyeglasses. An image of the spectacles, complete with m...

This Baker's Cartoonish Creations Could Not Be Sweeter

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 08.07.2015 | Taste

Food-focused Instagram accounts are a dime a dozen. It's hard to stand out amongst the constant stream of macarons and avocado toast. Vickie Liu, howe...

Could This Bible Story Allow Conservatives to Serve Same-Sex Couples?

John Backman | Posted 06.09.2015 | Religion
John Backman

For years I'd written off my conservative sisters and brothers in Christ until I spent time with them and saw the humans behind the labels. It led me to empathize with them as people even if I didn't agree with them on issues.

Cake Wars Getting Stickier

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.06.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

With all the political frenzy about both religious freedom and discrimination, the pundits always seem to come back to the same classic case: a baker contemplating whether to bake a cake for a gay wedding.

To Shop Locally or Not to Shop Locally? That Is the Question

Karen Angel | Posted 03.08.2015 | Small Business
Karen Angel

A vibrant Main Street helps make the local economy more resilient and boosts real estate prices. Plus, buying locally means less shipping and a smaller carbon footprint.

How A Cancer Diagnosis Helped This Baker Transform Her Career -- And Perspective On Life

The Huffington Post | Sahaj Kohli | Posted 08.13.2014 | Healthy Living

Struggles can be transformed into something positive with the right perspective. And that was certainly the case for Kimberly Bailey, whose breast can...

Astoria Characters: The Cookie Crooner

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 09.14.2014 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

The tiny two-counter store is as unassuming as its owner. The name -- Astoria Bakery -- is plain vanilla; a more pretentious man would have called it Jack's.

Astoria Characters: The Baker's Son

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 08.17.2014 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

When the outdoor table is empty, Vincenzo Vaccaro takes a break and a seat. He lights a cigarette and in between smoke rings pours black coffee down his throat.

Look at America. What Do You see?

Wayne Baker | Posted 04.27.2014 | Media
Wayne Baker

I've learned that there is a way to calm those fears and get people to risk sharing their deep feelings about this country. One reliable way is to say: Just stop and look. Just stop and look at America.

Astoria Characters: The Breadwinner

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

When Chubby Icaza opens the door, the sweet scent of baking bread spills out into the street where Tom Cat, which is sheathed in translucent turquoise windows that look like the deep blue sea, is king of the block.

A Decorated Cookie You'll Love

Liza de Guia | Posted 06.04.2013 | Taste
Liza de Guia

Gail Dosik, the founder and cookie aficionado behind One Tough Cookie, knows everything there is to know about cookies.

Astoria Characters: The Man Who Makes Cakes

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.26.2013 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

He shrugs his shoulders and adds the words "Happy Birthday Joey," among the few he knows how to write in English, to the cake. He stands back to look at his work. He smiles.

The Best Baguettes Around

Liza de Guia | Posted 02.22.2013 | Taste
Liza de Guia

There's nothing like 'em. To me, they have the perfect texture, perfect flavor and crunch.

Cox Cookies and Cake (VIDEO)

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Constantin Bjerke

Having heard whispers of the tasty delights at Patrick Cox's latest endeavour, we at couldn't contain ourselves and headed straight to sweet heart of it all: Cox Cookies and Cake.

Charles Baker: Massachusetts Republicans Pick Candidate To Take On Governor Deval Patrick

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) -- Energized by Scott Brown's upset victory in the United States Senate race, Massachusetts Republicans have chosen Charles Bake...

Ryan Grim

Battle Between Broder And Reid Heats Up: Broder Comments 'Mind-Boggling' | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

David Broder simply doesn't understand the way that today's Senate operates, Jim Manley concluded on Wednesday. Manley, the senior communications advi...

Madoff Trustee Will Make $14.7M For Four Months Work | Erik Larson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Aug. 6 (Bloomberg) -- The trustee liquidating Bernard Madoff's investment company won court approval of a $14.7 million bill for four months work by h...