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National Oatmeal Month Recipes: Cookies & Granola

January is National Oatmeal Month. Celebrate—and snack—with these two recipes from Cumberland County contributor Jennifer Malme. Whole Grain Oatmeal-Chocolate Chip Cookies Ingredients 1 ½ cups old-fashioned oats ⅔ cups semi-sweet chocolate chips ½ cup white whole wheat flour ½ teaspoon baking soda ½ teaspoon salt 6 tablespoons unsalted butter at room temperature ½ cup brown […]

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Rutgers Food Innovation Center Seminar

It’s not too late to register for The Rutgers Food Innovation Center one-day seminar on marketing and communication basics for food entrepreneurs. On Tuesday, November 19, several top food writers and food-industry marketing professionals will host the workshop, during which up-and-coming food business owners and entrepreneurs will learn about the marketing and public-relations side of […]

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New Jersey Al Fresco Dining Guide

Father’s Day comes at the perfect time for some Al Fresco dining, and we all know that outdoors is Dad’s favorite place to be (next to the BarcaLounger). We’ve got some suggestions from Hudson County to Atlantic County, and our favorite places in between. Bin 14, Hudson County Escape to the shady, secluded backyard at […]

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Changes at Vineland’s Popular The Sweet Life Bakery

It’s a sign of the times. In a note to Facebook followers on Friday, The Sweet Life Bakery owners Stephen Wilson and Jill McClennen outlined a new business strategy that will mean changes to the Landis Avenue business. Citing the recent economic slump, including the June 2012 derecho and Superstorm Sandy, along with a change […]

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Favorite Zucchini Recipes from the Garden State

What to do with all that Zucchini. Produce in the Garden State is early this year.  The strawberries came and went before I could get out to pick them! And local blueberries are already showing up in markets across the state. So it’s no surprise that my zucchini crop has peaked before the Fourth of […]

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Bellview Winery’s Dandelion Wine

I recently attended Bellview Winery’s Spring Wine Release, specifically to taste their Dandelion Wine.  This obsession with dandelions here in South Jersey is new to me.  I grew up in Pennsylvania, where the only dandelions I worried about were the ones messing up my father’s pristine yard! But here, especially in Cumberland County, dandelions are […]

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Turtle Stone Brewing Company in Vineland

By Jennifer Malme What happens when you decide to start a brewery in South Jersey?  Well, you get about 20 resumes per day according to Becky Pederson, co-owner of the Turtle Stone Brewing Company in Vineland.  “Everyone thinks it would be fun to make beer,” she adds.  But the reality is very different.  “It’s mostly […]

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