Local teen makes and sells dolls to help her family’s finances.
When 15-year-old Arriel Turner was diagnosed with a brain tumor in 2009, she decided to fight it in her own way. “Coming out of my [first] surgery, it was kind of a recovery thing. I wanted to get...
Get pampered at Baltimore’s first blow-dry salon
Let’s face it. Your haircut is only part of the reason you look so darn good when you leave the salon. The other part is that your stylist blow-dries your hair a lot better than you do. That’s where...
The new portable backup battery has the power you need to keep your smart phones juiced up.
Never worry about being stranded with low battery life (the horror!) with this backup battery for your iPhone that’s tiny enough to fit in your purse or pocket. Power Mate Plus for J.Crew portable...
Hunt down the new animal trend.
There’s nothing new about animal motifs turning up on everything from home décor to apparel. However, like all other trends, it’s always exciting when the latest must-have debuts. This season’s “It”...
Seasonal fruits live on in locally made preserves.
As we checked out area farmers’ markets this summer, we noticed an increasing number of jellies and jams on purveyors’ tables. At the Baltimore Farmers’ Market & Bazaar, we discovered delicious...
Cookies benefit from the extras.
I’m not the only one who raids the kitchen cabinets to add extras to my cookie dough. Several local shops have discovered the joys of combining dried fruits, assorted chocolate chips, and even...