Your child's friendships: How to be encouraging without hovering

School has already begun for most children, while for others school won't start for a few more weeks. Perhaps over the summer, your child got together with their friends on Facebook instead of face-to-face. Your child may have 1000 Facebook ...

Life in Baltimore: Enjoying the retirement lifestyle, Part II

Retirement should be a time to engage in activities that you always wanted to do but did not have the time.

Quick, inexpensive ways to give your home a fall facelift

A seasonal home makeover doesn’t need to cost a fortune or be difficult to execute. Quick, easy and innovative ideas can give your home the fall flair needed to celebrate the season.

Stay safe during National Food Safety Education Month

Food poisoning, an illness caused by bacteria or other pathogens in food, causes an estimated 48 million illnesses (representing one out of six Americans), 128,000 hospitalizations and 3,000 deaths annually in the U.S., according to Centers for Disease Control and ...

The importance of clean gutters

Every autumn, trees and shrubs take on their brilliant display of reds, oranges, purples, and yellows that mark the end of the growing season. Fall foliage may make for ideal photo backdrops and scenic days in the countryside, but closer ...

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Plan your holiday budget early

The holiday season will be here before you know it, and it is never too early to start budgeting for this exciting time of year. While many may seek financial absolution in January, the first of the year will be ...

A flavorful twist on a Sunday brunch staple

Golden Pecan Waffles With Warm Salted Caramel Sauce and Bananas is a special breakfast that's sure to please!

McDonald’s® offers free breakfast to Baltimore students September 18

On Friday, September 18, 2015, participating McDonald’s restaurants in the Greater Baltimore area will offer free breakfast to kindergarten through eighth grade students from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Add a taste of Thai to the end of grilling season

Though summer is the season for grilling, the arrival of autumn does not mean it's time to banish the grill to the back of your garage. Dedicated grillmasters have no problem firing up the grill in the dead of winter, ...

Restaurant report card grades on antibiotics in meat supply

A new report is sounding the alarm about the use of antibiotics in the meat and poultry supply chains of the 25 largest U.S. fast food and "fast casual" restaurants.

Scrumptious stir-fry for the family

Stir-fry is a dish many people, adults and kids alike, seem to love. That popularity is perhaps because no two stir-fry dishes ever seem to be the same or because stir-fry dishes encourage cooks to take chances with ingredients.

AACC student wins Culinary Rising Star Award

Martha Walton of Gibson Island was named the first recipient of the Clark Raines Rising Star Award at the Mason-Dixon Master Chef Tournament on Sunday, August 16, 2015.

Plant in September for a beautiful garden now and in the spring

Don’t pack away that shovel and trowel yet. Fall is a great time to plant a few new additions in the landscape. Here are just a few ideas for adding immediate and long-term beauty to your garden.

Life in Baltimore: Enjoying the retirement lifestyle, Part I

As many people contemplate retirement there are many things to consider before making the move. After financial assessment and planning, the next question is "What will I do?"