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  • Down on the farm, with a side of good food

    Down on the farm, with a side of good food
    Just after settling into our Euro-rustic guest tent at Kinnikinnick Farm, our family gathered around a wooden table as our host, Susan Cleverdon, delivered dinner. Asparagus, fresh from the field, was ready to be steamed. Tender baby greens awaited...
  • Recipe: Classic pumpkin pie

    Recipe: Classic pumpkin pie
    If Thanksgiving is the classic American food holiday (or maybe it's the only American food holiday?), pumpkin pie is the classic ending for it. And while you can find all kinds of variations that take the basic pie in different directions — many...
  • Recipe: Pumpkin pie with pecan brown butter streusel

    Recipe: Pumpkin pie with pecan brown butter streusel
    Total time: 2 hours, plus chilling and cooling times Servings: 8 Note: Adapted from Quinn and Karen Hatfield. Pie dough 3/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 cup plus 3 tablespoons water 2 3/4 cups plus 2 tablespoons (12 ounces) flour 3/4 cup (1 sticks) plus...
  • Stars and style a good fit in celebrity product lines

    Stars and style a good fit in celebrity product lines
    Celebrity clothing brands have become a ubiquitous force in fashion, but this wasn't always the case. A decade ago, attaching a famous name to a mass-market brand was still fairly rare and was seen by some as a last alternative when movie scripts and TV...
  • With no labeling, few realize they are eating genetically modified foods

    With no labeling, few realize they are eating genetically modified foods
    When a team of activists wearing white hazmat suits showed up at a Chicago grocery store to protest the sale of genetically modified foods, they picked an unlikely target: Whole Foods Market. Organic foods, by definition, can't knowingly contain...
  • 2011 was a year of exciting home projects; 2012 promises lots in home and garden

    2011 was a year of exciting home projects; 2012 promises lots in home and garden
    Even though 2011 was a down year for the housing market, it was an up year for housing events in Hampton Roads. February through November, southeastern Virginia was the scene of three nationally recognized homes, as well as the Peninsula's own Parade...
  • A hearty pumpkin soup

    A hearty pumpkin soup
    One of fall's many pleasures is rich, velvety pumpkin soup. Apples add a nice hint of sweetness to this recipe, which is easy to put together. This comfort soup is satisfying yet low in fat and cholesterol, and high in potassium. Tips: To cut a pumpkin,...
  • Celebrity traveler: Chef Cindy Wolf's appetite for Paris

    Celebrity traveler: Chef Cindy Wolf's appetite for Paris
    Where does a highly acclaimed Baltimore chef like to escape when she has the opportunity to temporarily hang up her apron? If you are Cindy Wolf, there's no better place than Paris. As often as possible, Wolf sneaks away to "the world's best food city"...
  • Go away with Chynna Phillips

    Go away with Chynna Phillips
    The pop trio Wilson Phillips, comprised of singers Chynna Phillips and Carnie and Wendy Wilson, is back in the limelight, thanks to a new album, "Dedicated," and a reality series, "Wilson Phillips: Still Holding On," airing on the TV Guide Network. For...
  • Food festivals abound in Florida this fall

    Food festivals abound in Florida this fall
    Each fall Florida seems to spread a giant tablecloth over the length and breadth of the peninsula to be ready to serve up a bounty of food festivals. Here's some of what's on tap, listed chronologically: -- Sept. 1-30 -- Foodies may wish to savor the...
  • Fixation on healthy eating can turn very unhealthy

    Fixation on healthy eating can turn very unhealthy
    At the beginning, the goal seems innocent, smart even: a vow to eat more whole grains, or more fruits and vegetables. But healthy eating can turn rigid and confining, wiping out whole categories of food one by one — first anything with additives,...