Self, July/ August 2016
Indulge: Nice & Icy
The Coastal Table, Summer 2016
Ice Cream Party
Country Living, September 2015
Bloom Service: Erin Benzakein of Floret Flower Farm is inspiring a new generation of florist-farmers with hands-on workshops at her 3-acre farm in Washington’s lush Skagit Valley.
Crafting the New England Season: The best craft fairs and art events in New England.
Yankee Magazine, July 2011
The Best 5 Farmers’ Markets in New England
Country Living, November 2010
The Good Shepherd: Susan Gibbs ditched her high-pressure television career for greener pastures- namely 11 acres in Virginia, where she now raises goats and sheep for yarn.
Bust, June/July 2009
Cool as Ice: Most snow-cone memories involve fluorescent colors, dyed lips, country fairs, and all-day sugar highs. But Lindsay Laricks has set out to change the tarnished image of shaved ice with Fresher than Fresh, her Kansas City, MO, gourmet snow-cone shop.
Babble.com, April 2009
Why Hide Miscarriage?: In the age of Facebook and Twitter, you could get the impression that there is no such thing as a secret. Why then, is it taboo to share news of a pregnancy in its early stages? What are we so afraid of?
Rhode Island in Full Bloom
Willa Van Nostrand’s Little Bitte
Local Heroes Winners 2016
Edible Rhody Kids: Little Bites
Edible Enterprise: Hope & Main and the Business of Food
Eye Candy: The Sampler
Lots of Hope: An Urban Farm Collaboration Takes Root in Providence
Farm Supply: Why Drake Patten is Crowing About Cluck
Local Hero Awards
A Brief and Wondrous History of the Rhode Island Red: Taking a closer look at our state bird.
Food Heroes: Putting down roots at Southside Community Land Trust.
Food Heroes: A conversation with Ken Ayars, Chief of the Division of Agriculture of the Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management.
Cultivating Curiosity: Rhode Island students get the dirt on where their food comes from.
Issue 20: Share
The Power of Handmade
Issue 10: Seed
Animal Seed Bank
Issue 7: Gather
Eating Like a Local
Issue 6: Water
A Tale of Two Islands
Issue 4: Wood
Issue 2: Paths
Inch by Inch, Row by Row
Issue 1: Soil
The Backyard Battle
My Heart Wanders: A review of Pia Jane Bijkerk’s memoir.
Blue Sky Alpacas: Linda Niemeyer creates yarn with soul.
The Artisans of India: Discover the diverse and ancient arts of India, and meet the artisans working to preserve their traditions.
Country Retreat; Squam Art Workshops: A country retreat for creative types, the Fall 2009 session of Squam Art Workshops brought together artists, crafters, painters and writers from around the world for a long-weekend filled with workshops and friendships.
Painted Pages by Sarah Ahearn
Kids’ Crafternoon: Felting by Kathreen Ricketson
Design*Sponge at Home by Grace Bonney