Sign In:


Latest
  • Published
    December 12, 2012

    Natural Foodie: Eat local all winter? That’s a big CAN DO

    A Bangor woman is building her own preservation society, working with farmers to provide Maine-produced canned goods through the cold, dark months.

  • Published
    December 12, 2012

    Northern Girl branches out with retail roots

    Northern Maine roots are headed to southern Maine. Starting this week, shoppers at local markets and health food stores will see a new Maine-grown product in the produce sections and freezer cases. That’s when the homegrown food processor Northern Girl, based in Aroostook County, debuts its retail products. Look for Aroostook Roots Fresh Roasting Medley […]

  • Published
    December 7, 2012

    Santa’s boots tough to fill

    Santas must possess love, patience and an appreciation for the wonder of childhood.

  • Published
    December 6, 2012

    ‘Nutcracker Burlesque’

    Clara. Drosselmeyer. The Prince. If you think you’ve seen it before, you haven’t – at least not Vivid Motion’s version.

  • Published
    December 5, 2012

    Natural Foodie: Books that will give ingredients for good health

    Whether you have food lovers or book lovers on your gift list, a food book can make a perfect present. Cooks always appreciate a new cookbook as a place to discover recipe ideas and novel flavor combinations. And even those who don’t like to cook often enjoy the sensory pleasure of reading about food. Throughout […]

  • Published
    November 29, 2012

    Kennebunkport all decked out for Christmas Prelude

    Everything from tours, caroling and kids’ crafts to the swanky, crowd-pleasing and very adult Fire and Ice Bar await participants at the annual holiday extravaganza.

  • Published
    November 28, 2012

    Natural Foodie: Slow Food delegates forage for ideas in Italy

    Every two years, farmers, chefs, policy experts and food activists from around the world gather in Torino, Italy, for the annual Terra Madre conference hosted by Slow Food. The event, which promotes sustainable agriculture and the preservation of endangered foods, was held this year in October in conjunction with a food festival called Salone del […]

  • Published
    November 28, 2012

    Food & Dining Dispatches

    DAMARISCOTTA ‘Kicking Cancer’ author at Maine Coast Book Shop Kendall Scott, a certified holistic health coach and co-author of “Kicking Cancer in the Kitchen: The Girlfriend’s Cookbook and Guide to Using Real Food to Fight Cancer,” will talk and sign books at the Maine Coast Book Shop at 11 a.m. Saturday. Scott wrote the book […]

  • Published
    November 23, 2012

    Maine farmers, others have court date to refute Monsanto ruling

    At issue in the appeal is Monsanto’s right to hold seed patents and farmers’ need to be exempt from lawsuits.

  • Published
    November 21, 2012

    Natural Foodie: Back by popular demand – pumpkin seed croquettes

    After a hiatus that left readers wistful, the writer’s recipe for pumpkin seed croquettes returns to this space just in time for the you-know-whats.

X