| Mar 30, 2013
| 3:02 PM
From many little yellow peeps, one artistic family saw a giant yellow bird.
At the sixth annual "Peep Show" in downtown Westminster, the massive 3,810-marshmallow-strong Big Bird drew the biggest oohs and ahhs among the young kids and older fans who...
| Mar 31, 2013
| 9:42 AM
The sixth annual Peep Show at Carroll County Arts Center, 91 W. Main St., Westminster, will be open for viewing March 31, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 410-848-7272.
Taneytown Library, 10 Grand Drive, Taneytown,...
| Mar 27, 2013
| 5:22 AM
When The Baltimore Sun inaugurated its Peeps Recipe Contest this year, it was a way to acknowledge the unstoppable force that has become the Peep.
[See photos of all Peeps recipe contest entries here.]
Once, the marshmallow treat was mere Easter...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 7:17 AM
Love them or hate them, Peeps are popping.
Fluffy little sugar-coated marshmallow critters, around since the 1950s, are no longer merely an Easter-basket staple. They're cultural touchstones, with fan clubs, a clothing line and even a store devoted to...
| Mar 23, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Between the chocolate eggs, the pastel fashions and the flowers, American consumers are going to spend $16.8 billion on celebrating Easter Sunday on April 8. And that doesn’t even include paying for increasingly expensive gasoline to get to church....
| Apr 7, 2012
| 8:00 AM
We’re not really sure why Sunday is referred to as “Easter.” It’d be so much more accurate to refer to it as “The Day Everyone Eats Far Too Many Peeps.”
We kid. After all, that name probably applies to most days for...
| Sep 14, 2010
Neon colors and novelty shapes are not usually the hallmarks of quality food. So I was surprised last week when a colleague who is a serious foodie brought in a mix of peanuts, plain M&Ms and candy corn.
I understood the M&Ms -- along with Reese's Peanut...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Q: For Easter, I have always made my children a basket filled with small toys, fruit and other fun healthy snacks and just one piece of candy and my kids enjoy this tradition. We have recently moved close to our in-laws who always give their grandchildren...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 9:32 PM
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| Apr 30, 2012
| 4:26 PM
Nazareth guitar manufacurer C.F. Martin & Co. will be one of several USA-based businesses highlighted in the final episode of the four part PBS series “America Revealed,” airing at 10 p.m. Wednesday on PBS39. Yul Kwon, the show's host and........
| Mar 20, 2012
| 4:23 PM
With Easter earlier this year, holiday activities are kicking off this weekend with Easter Bunnies at the mall, egg hunts and breakfasts with the bunny. Here's a rundown of what's going on. Photos with the Easter Bunny: March 23-April 7, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.,...