YOU THOUGHT GMOs WERE A HEADACHE Now comes word they might help get rid of wine hangover.
SUMMER OASES IN FOOD DESERTS One more encouraging sign of available fresh food during growing season.
KEGERATOR PARTY THIS WEEKEND? Come to Jamaica Plain--or check out these refrigerator-recycling sites.
GOATSDAY If Tuesday could be Bloomsday, why can't Thursday be goatsday? These three pieces should convince you.
SWINE FLU Sorry, H1N1. It's on everyone's lips, in my friends' kids' schools--and on factory farms. But not on your plate.
LOCAL SCONES? NOT SO FAST My Starbucks dream stays alive--but gets a dose of realism from someone who knows.
NOW YOU SEE IT Grant Achatz has given a new meaning to tableside service--not to mention to plates and placemats.
YOGURT SPECTACULAR Aglaia Kremezi and I share an interest in Fage yogurt--except hers is familial, mine obsessive.
CAN'T COME SOON ENOUGH Starbucks announced it's reformulating all its baked goods. Coming: edible scones?
HIGHWAY TO HEAVEN To a farmer's market, as close as many of us get in the summer--right on the Pike.
THE MILK IS ALIVE Not another piece on the virtues of raw milk--this time with the sound of music.
MY NAME IS BAGEL I was startled to see this placard at one of the Autogrill stands in Rome's Fiumicino airport.
I BRAKE FOR BAKERIES In a story straight out of Frank Capra, rural New Hampshire rises up to rescue croissants.
PARIS, PERFECT? There are plenty of reasons to visit Paris. The coffee in France isn't one of them.
WHAT'S FRESH, ANYWAY? Jerry Baldwin's post brings up the point: "fresh" might be the new "natural."
HOT DOGS Let's Be Frank hot dogs are nitrate-free and made from grass-fed, organic beef. They also taste great.
TASTE TESTING Before I could say yes, Colleen McGlynn popped an incredible combination into my mouth.
INFORMED CHOICES A proud spouse notes: Massachusetts becomes the second state to make calorie-labeling law.
MEATLESS MANDATE Ghent has always been a different city, and today it's really different--it's Veggiedag.
TEA ON THE TRAIN You never know what you'll find out on the monorail en route to the rental cars.