| Apr 29, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Monday may be the least-loved day of the week, but at least it brings some Twitter #MeatlessMonday fun. Kale and sweet potatoes are just a few of the vegetable stars that were shared during Monday morning's #Weekendeats chat on Twitter. Here are the...
| Apr 27, 2013
There's no doubt that vegetable gardening is hot. Folks who've never grown a radish suddenly want to plant pots or plow up their lawn so they can add fresh food to the table. The upside: You can harvest edibles untouched by synthetic chemicals, and the...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 7:44 AM
'Cheesy' Kale Chips Serves 4
2 bunches curly kale
-------- 2 cups raw cashews 1 red bell pepper 1 jalapeno 3 cloves garlic 1/4 cup tamari 1/4 cup lemon juice
Wash and dry kale. Remove kale leaves from the stem and break into chip sized...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 1:45 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Doctors order fewer laboratory tests during a patient's hospital stay if they know how much the tests cost, according to a new study.
Researchers found that doctors at one U.S. hospital ordered about 9 percent fewer lab...
| Apr 3, 2013
| 4:57 AM
On Sunday, Thomas Albright will wake up early.
Before 5 a.m., the patriarch of the Albright Farms family will be in his truck, driving from his farm in Monkton to the city, where Saratoga and Holliday streets meet underneath the Jones Falls Expressway....
| Mar 26, 2013
A Mediterranean-style diet emphasizes foods traditionally consumed in countries bordering the Mediterranean Sea. Here is a sample day's menu provided by Dr. Stephen Devries, executive director of the Gaples Institute in Deerfield, which promotes the value...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 7:34 PM
With the 200 individual medley state championship already won that Saturday, Lafayette's Carter Kale knew his strategy for the 500-yard freestyle. He couldn't lag behind.
"I had to take it out with the pack," he said. "I didn't know who the sprinters...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 7:55 PM
Kale Beers was a student at La Salle University the last time the Explorers men's basketball team was in the NCAA tournament.
It was 1992 and Beers was all set to go to Greensboro, N.C. for the first-round game against Seton Hall.
But Beers had a...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 5:45 AM
Two local farms will offer changes to the way their customers receive their shares in community-supported agriculture programs.
Through the programs, customers buy shares of vegetables. The share enables customers to pick up a box of produce from the...
| Mar 16, 2013
Across the street from the Hollywood post office, a few short blocks from the 1930s complex that calls itself Crossroads of the World, Littlefork is an improbably rustic roadhouse in the middle of old Hollywood — a spare tavern, a slash of neon...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 6:30 PM
It will be months still before I can yank basil from the ground and whiz up some pesto. When basil is in season, I'm slathering it on everything from pasta to crostini to eggs, to the point where it is a kitchen staple. What happens when that pesto-...