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Style Picks: Fall Boots

If there’s one thing that signals fall is in the air, it’s the transition of shoes from summer sandals to must-have-a-different-pair-for-every-possible-outfit boots. Whatever your taste in fashionable footwear, we have you covered from head to, err, toe! From tall, slouchy over-the-knee waders to platform and chunky options, sleek knee-highs to …

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Welcome to September

Apples are the sweetest part of the fall harvest. Although available in the market throughout the year, the apple harvest season lasts from September through November, and it is then that this crisp, sweet, slightly tart fruit is at its best. There are as many kinds of apples as there …

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Fall Into Fragrances

Intense and emotional, scent memory transports us to a time, place or feeling, but fragrance choice is more than a whim. To help select fabulous fall fragrances, Theresa Cangialosi, owner of SoBotanical in Hampden and Federal Hill, and Lydia Mesekale, fragrance specialist at Nordstrom at Towson Town Center, share some …

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Straight From the Hive

Beekeepers in Maryland and elsewhere are sounding the alarm on a significant decline in the bee population and the effects it could have on everything from the food Americans eat to cherished High Holiday traditions like Rosh Hashanah. ‘Insect Armageddon’ Kara Brook Brown | Photo by Kirsten Elstner “I didn’t …

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Culinary Arts From the Ground Up

Culinary Arts From the Ground Up

Groundwork Kitchen, the latest social enterprise from Paul’s Place, offers Pigtown residents a space to find farm-to-table dishes and pursue culinary passions. The new initiative, which launched July 20, serves as a restaurant and a culinary arts training program where students gain practical experience from back-of-house to front-of-house operations. William …

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4 Places to Eat Crabs

Explore some of the best places in the Baltimore area to eat crabs. Conrad’s Seafood Restaurant With its beach-chic décor and plenty of dining space for lots of crackin’, Conrad’s Seafood Restaurant in Perry Hall offers waterman Anthony Conrad’s best crabs and freshest seafood. 9654 Belair Road, Perry Hall 410-529-3474 …

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Time to Get Crackin’

It’s no secret that Marylanders love their crabs. When I think of the Chesapeake Bay region, which includes coastal Maryland and Virginia, I immediately associate that body of water with steamed hard-shell blue crabs caked in spicy seasoning. Whether it’s this month or next, don’t miss out on this most …

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Fashion: Cottagecore Chic

Like sourdough starters and floral focaccia bread, the cottagecore look took off during quarantine. A back-to-basics approach to life and style—basking in sunlit fields, gardening and tending to cattle—inspired the trend and its eponymous hashtag on social media. With its easygoing vibe, cottagecore is the perfect mix of whimsy in …

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Seasoned with Taste and Talent

Since coming to work as executive chef for the historic Lord Baltimore Hotel in 2019, Chef Elizabeth (Beth) Dinice has embraced Charm City and brought her signature culinary style to this community. Dinice, a graduate of the Bucks County (Pennsylvania) Community College culinary program and American Culinary Federation apprenticeship, has …

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A Tribute in Topiary

“The lesson I have thoroughly learnt, and wish to pass on to others, is to know the enduring happiness that the love of a garden gives.”—Gertrude Jekyll Who among us hasn’t experienced the satisfaction of immersing oneself in a garden? A garden’s ephemeral beauty—the ever-changing nature of its existence—mirrors life …

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