Franciscan Friars' 'Little Portion Farm' Restores Land While Providing Produce For Those In NeedA little farm in Ellicott City has an ambitious goal: to grow fresh, organic fruits and vegetables for the people of west Baltimore and do it in a way that will restore tired farmland.
3 Weekends Left For Baltimore Farmers' Market & BazaarThere are only three weekends left of the Baltimore Farmers' Market & Bazaar.
Farm To Table: The Who's Who Of The Culinary SceneDiscover which chefs around the US are making foods that are healthy and good for the environment and where you can go to get a taste.
Tips To Make Homemade Baby FoodMany parents rely on big companies to create baby food that contains all of the necessary nutrition. Find out ways to make homemade baby food that is both healthy for your baby and the earth.
Manufacturer Recalls Organic Peanut Butter Products Sold At Giant, Martin'sA Boulder, Colo.-based manufacturer of organic nut butter products has issued a recall of some of its products due to a possible salmonella contamination.
Thousands Expected At Natural Products Expo In Md.Thousands of vendors will crowd the Baltimore Convention Center later this week to showcase their wares. Nearly all products are welcome: household cleaners, personal care items, food and beverages, pet toys.
Best Bars To Rent Out For A Large PartyThe time has come, you are throwing a surprise birthday party for your best friend or an anniversary dinner for your parents and you find yourself asking, “what’s the largest bar around here”? Whether you’re going to have a large sit down dinner or just drinks and appetizers you need enough space so everyone feels comfortable. Here are our suggestions for bars to rent out for large parties and group outings.
Restaurant Review: Who Is Red Emma?For eight years, Emma Goldman's philosophy has inspired the co-owners of the coffeehouse and bookstore, Red Emma's, on St. Paul Street. An early twentieth century feminist, Goldman believed that, "the free expression of the hopes and aspirations of a people is the greatest and only safety in a sane society."
Thinking Outside The (Lunch) BoxMaking lunch for our kids can be frustrating, especially if they don't eat it. Here are a few tips to help them eat healthy.
Prince Charles Criticizes Gov't Farm SubsidiesPrince Charles is in Washington talking about environmentally friendly farming, and he says it is a change from giving royal wedding toasts.
Locally Grown? It All Depends On How You Define ItThe popularity of locally grown food — which many assume means the food is fresher, made with fewer chemicals and grown by smaller, less corporate farms — has led to an explosion in the use of the word "local" in food marketing. It's the latest big thing after the surge in food marketed as "organic," another subject of continuing labeling controversy.
Modern-Day Woman Does Things The Old-Fashioned WaySusan Stoy is recapturing a simpler lifestyle.
Farmer Brings Experience To National Organic BoardAn fledgling West Ocean City-based bakery has struck a deal to distribute handmade miniature Smith Island Cakes to 29 Giant grocery stores in Maryland, Delaware, and Northern Virginia.