Locavore odds and ends: NJ has a pending single-use bag tax and more

The leftovers of five types of cheese get turned into a delicious cheese spread the French way by making fromage fort.

Happy New Year! It’s been the longest three-day week, hasn’t it? Has it really only been three days since New Year’s Day? I’m very happy today is Friday. Here are a few items I think will interest my locavore-leaning, sustainability-loving readers. New Jersey has a pending single-use bag tax (or surcharge if you like the […]

Locavore odds and ends: It’s almost farmers market time!

strawberries

One week from tomorrow, I’ll be skipping through the Collingswood Farmers Market. Maybe not literally skipping, but my heart will be skipping. Opening day is one of my favorite days of the year. Before Collingswood, though, the Westmont Farmers Market will have its opening day on Wednesday, May 2. We’ve got a Little League game […]

Pinterest is my new HGTV

celery regrowing large

It’s been a long time since I’ve watched HGTV. Long before we cancelled cable (and then subscribed again via FIOS and want to cancel again except that then we’d miss Game of Thrones), I had to ban the home improvement channel from my sight. Why? I was constantly mid-project. I’d take on huge projects because […]