| Mar 30, 2012
| 8:10 AM
Certain things in life are meant to go together. Peanut butter and jelly. Old Bay and steamed crabs. But what about cupcakes and alcohol?
If you thought cupcakes were just for 7-year-olds’ birthday parties, then think again. Cooks ’N Cakes,...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 8:08 AM
At what could safely be called the area's highest-calorie art show, CatonsvilleHigh School hosted 102 pieces of artwork at its 18th annual Edible Art Show on March 28.
From peanut butter and jelly sandwiches arranged to look like an iPod to a replica...
| Dec 27, 2011
| 9:20 AM
At 2 a.m. on a recent Saturday morning, the Sip and Bite on Boston Street was packed.
A salvation for the inebriated, a sanctuary for the sleepless and fellowship for the lonely, the small Canton restaurant has been serving great old school diner food...
| Sep 2, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Marie Anderson from Towson was looking for a recipe for making creme de menthe brownies. Sharon Roe from Baltimore sent in her recipe for the brownies that she has been making for more than 25 years. She said she continues to receive countless compliments...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 8:27 AM
As Maryland continues to gear up for a gay marriage question on the ballot this fall, another snack food has taken sides on the issue.
Following in the footsteps of Ben & Jerry's gay marriage ice cream flavor, Oreo is showing support for same-sex couples...
| Feb 7, 2012
Jackie of Baltimore wants the recipe for a red velvet cake: "Two years ago at Christmas, I had the chance to taste this cake but I can't find a recipe anywhere." — Baltimore Sun recipe finder, 1990
Hang in there, Jackie.
If you managed to wait...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 4:51 AM
It's been years since Maggie Lebherz lived in sunny Spain as a college exchange student. Yet just one taste of fresh olive oil takes her back in spirit.
"In 2007, I lived with a family in Salamanca, and my host mother cooked everything in olive oil, in a...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 11:57 AM
Roberta "Bobbie" Harrison, matriarch of a celebrated Tilghman Island business that includes a restaurant, inn, charter fishing fleet and seafood operations, died of cancer complications Monday at Memorial Hospital in Easton. She was 74 and lived in...
| May 14, 2012
| 7:34 AM
Vanessa Reyes and Veronica Feltrin are bona fide chocolate-chip cookie-dough fans. So, during a recent visit to the Flavor Cupcakery, while they were tempted on their first visit by the double-chocolate and the cookies-and -cream cupcakes, the Towson...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 10:48 AM
Wedding Day: August 25, 2012
Her story: Emily Farbman, 25, grew up in Owings Mills. She lives in Canton and is in her fourth year of the audiology doctoral program at Towson University. Her father, Howard Farbman, is president of American Lumber Corp....
| Aug 23, 2012
| 10:26 AM
Mixing popular summer cocktails and cupcakes was the ingenious brainchild for one of the delicious desserts from Flavor Cupcakery in Bel Air.
Located near Harford Mall, the cupcakery is known for its unique flavors made with the finest ingredients....
| Dec 1, 2012
Wedding day: Oct. 27, 2012
Her story: Katy Ekey, 29, grew up in Abingdon. She is a software developer for SAIC (Science Applications International Corp.). Her mom, Penny Ekey, is a retired seventh-grade English teacher at Edgewood Middle School, and...