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Let there be light (on the front porch)

I’ve finally managed to find and purchase lights for the front porch! As you may recall from the first where are they now post I looked at several options, from square to gooseneck and everything in between. 123 more words


Trawlers open for business

Buy Fresh Buy local

They say one door closes and another one opens. Since the demise of the Brunswick Fishermans Co-op, the Trawlers are now “legally” permitted to sell direct from the back of their trawlers. 255 more words

Brunswick Heads

Sustainable School Lunches

With six kids, I understand that it is infinitely easier to let your child eat a hot lunch prepared by the hard-working cafeteria folk. For the most part, the lunch that your school district offers is tasty, well-balanced, and cost-effective. 568 more words

Baltimore Buy Local Challenge: Saturday, July 29 & Sunday July 30

Weekend markets are the best opportunity to buy local produce, meat, and cheese directly from the best sources. This weekend, head to the markets for high summer produce shopping season. 755 more words


Why "Buying Local" is a Joke

Around town, there are signs and stickers and advertisements, attempting to convince all of us residents to “Buy Local” instead of driving down the hill to the larger city (in the next county, five miles away from my house) and shopping there. 358 more words


Baltimore Buy Local Challenge: Thursday, July 27

I didn’t give much thought to the source of restaurant food until I began working in food, even if only tangentially, a few years ago. While I have never worked in a restaurant, I learned at least that restaurants buy their ingredients – meats, vegetables, flour, butter, prepared foods, what have you – in different ways than I might at a grocery store. 981 more words


Half Moon Blooms home delivery

Hello friends.

It’s a gorgeous day here and we are outside enjoying our backyard. Wii moved into a newly built home just under 2 years ago and that meant that we had to lay all of the grass and plant trees and flowers and whatnot as we can budget for it. 260 more words