Day: December 1, 2014

Getting to Know Your Honey

Getting to Know Your Honey

Honeybees. No matter whether you love ’em or hate ’em, they are an endangered species these days.  Under fire from a host of environmental hazards, bees have become the darling of local farmers and backyard gardeners eager to offer a few much-needed alternatives to imported, and potentially un-pure, honey and other sweeteners. At the recent 2nd Annual Oregon Honey Festival, a […]

Best Online Shops for Artisanal Foods

Best Online Shops for Artisanal Foods

  One of the best things about any holiday is the extra attention we give to the food we cook and finding ways to make it special for family and guests. But we also want simple, easy timesavers. The thousands of handmade small-batch artisanal foods flooding the market from local communities across the country can make your search pretty daunting, especially […]