New Series – Hooked on Sustainability

As I said in a previous post, I attended the Farm Fresh RI Local Food Forum a few weeks ago. I thought I already knew how to eat seafood responsibly, but the information presented at the forum was very eye opening. The story of how our seafood is harvested, processed, marketed, sold, and consumed in this […]

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Friday Explorer’s Club: Terrariums

Last week, I made a few terrariums for a friend’s woodland-themed baby shower. Terrariums are a great way to bring nature indoors and I’ll admit that having a  mini-forest on my dining table is making this blustery season much more bearable. Some tips and tricks below . . . * You can often find vintage […]

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Farm Fresh Rhode Island

Right here in Rhode Island, we have a most effective and innovative organization working to create a sustainable food system. Farm Fresh RI (FFRI) is a nonprofit whose mission is to “grow a local food system that values the environment, health and quality of life of RI farmers and eaters.” They accomplish this through several comprehensive programs […]

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