| 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...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 6:05 PM
I wanted to write about the new urine-controlled restroom video game system at Coca-Cola Park ("Swing, bladder!") but someone else landed that assignment.
So I got the No. 2 story of the day, the reunion of Mike and Ike.
I was tempted to write "gay...
| 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 17, 2013
Easter is early this year, but not to worry: A whole season's worth of deals on everything from basket stuffers to hams to clothing is packed into March -- so hop to it.
Jewel-Osco: Ham coupon
There's a coupon on the front of the Jewel ad...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 8:52 AM
On a distant Valentine’s Day, a young Chicago gal living the sweet life enjoyed a swanky lunch in the Gold Coast with a new suitor and a dozen of the loveliest red roses. And, on that very same day, enjoyed a dinner date with another handsome...
| Dec 30, 2012
| 2:16 PM
Ten, nine, eight, seven, six — wait! Stop the clock. Hold the ball. Stuff a sock in Ryan Seacrest's mouth. You're probably already stuck with your choice or no choice for this year's New Year's Eve festivities. But in planning for next year,...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 9:37 AM
Ken Ulman confirms what many have suspected all along — parents of fat kids are too stupid to decide what their kids should drink. Finally an adult takes charge. This is why I voted for him — his vision sees priorities and he acts —...
| 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,...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Easter's almost here. This is the last weekend of activities, so get to the mall to see the Easter bunny and plan your egg hunt. Here's a rundown of what's going on. Photos with the Easter Bunny: Through April 7, 11 a.m.-8 p.m., Mon.-Sat. and 11a.m.-6 p....
| Apr 8, 2012
| 4:32 PM
It's Easter and time for Peeps lovers to make dioramas out of their favorite sugary snack. Luckily, The Washington Post puts on the annual Peeps Show diorama contest. This year's entrants ranged from a "Hunger Peeps" tableau to a "Human Centipeep."...