Why Buy Local?

Jun 24th 2020

If you were to write a pros and cons list on buying local, the results would be pretty lopsided. The fact is, the seemingly endless reasons for shopping from local businesses so far outweigh any negat … read more

What Makes Virginia's Wine Country So Special?

Jun 10th 2020

The world might just now be “discovering” Virginia’s amazing wineries, but those in the know, well, know better. The truth is, those deep green and endless rolling hills of Virginia’s wine country hav … read more

Feeding Family with the Best

May 17th 2020

Feeding Family with the Best We get it. You watch so many hours of cooking shows that something has to give, right? In this case, it’s that new culinary itch you’re having trouble scratching, even aft … read more

Recipe: Hot Chicken Salad

Posted by Bonnie Miskovich and Carolyn Johnston on Apr 12th 2020

1 package raw chicken breast (should yield 4 cups cooked chicken) 2 cups chopped celery 1 cup blanched, slivered almonds or finely chopped water chestnuts 1 1/2 cups mayonnaise … read more

Recipe: Shredded Parmesan Kale Salad

Posted by Caroline Murray on Apr 12th 2020

2 medium bunches of kale, destemmed and finely chopped (8-9 cups chopped) 2 large garlic cloves 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice 4 tablespoons olive oil 1/4 teaspoon fine sea s … read more