| Jul 2, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Joshua Purdham, 24, of Hagerstown, likes to bake.
“I do a lot of cakes and cookies and cupcakes for friends or whoever needs it,” he said. “Birthday parties and things like that.”
When he was younger, he got together...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 9:37 PM
The Aberdeen Regional Airport will have backup de-icing equipment beginning next week.
The failure of a de-icing truck caused interruptions in Delta Airlines flight service in early February.
When conditions dictate it, ice must be removed from the...
| Mar 19, 2013
Q: Can you please tell me the difference between powdered vanilla and liquid vanilla. Is one stronger? Can you only use the powdered for cooking? I ruined a "no cook" icing recipe using the powdered form and have been afraid to use it ever since. Also are...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 1:24 PM
Do you make cupcakes? Especially original, creative cupcakes? Enter The Herald-Mail's second annual cupcake contest, and your recipe might win first place and the $50 prize.
Cupcakes will be judged on taste, appearance, originality and overall quality....
| Mar 21, 2013
| 10:33 AM
Lions and tigers and Oz movies, oh my! With the recent release of Disney’s “Oz the Great and Powerful” and the expected release this year from Summertime Entertainment of the animated “Dorothy of Oz,” we think it’s...
| Mar 24, 2013
Hampton painter Christi Harris is nothing if not an artist who knows how to get the most out of unpromising subject matter.
Driven by her interest in domestic artifacts and her diabetic family's inexplicable appetite for seductively decorated pastry,...
| Mar 22, 2013
Bring Spring to the table
Add a touch of spring to the Easter table with these colorful paper baking cups. Use them for cupcakes, bite-size servings of desserts, jelly beans or Jordan almonds. Petaled Pink Flower Bake Cups from Wilton fit standard cupcake...
| 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 27, 2013
| 6:06 PM
The sound of an Easter egg was more important than its colorful look at Newport Dunes Waterfront Resort on Wednesday morning.
About 50 visually impaired pre-schoolers were at the beach to hunt down the eggs by listening for their electronic beeping....
| Mar 15, 2013
| 10:38 AM
The PBS cooking show, "Twice as Good," is truly a double delight.
Seven-year-old twins Delaney and Hadley Robertson, of Fort Lauderdale, star in the TV show "by kids, for kids" that airs on WLRN Learn and more than 270 other PBS stations. The 30-...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 9:03 AM
Baltimore loves a great neighborhood joint — and Frederick's on Fleet gives Baltimore a lot to love.
Located in Fell's Prospect, the neighborhood squished between Fells Point and Canton, Frederick's has all the characteristics of a top-notch local...