Herbal Remedies for Poison Oak, Poison Ivy and Bug Bites


  By Maria Noël Mandile Don’t let itching from poison oak, ivy or bug bites spoil your summertime fun. Natural remedies are as close as your backyard. Welcome to summer and all that it means: barbecues, hiking, evening walks, lush … Continue reading

Make it a Perfect Learning Summer

Summer Learning

  Finding the perfect camp when your child has LD by: Valle Dwight   No more pencils, no more books, no more teachers’ …. (well, you know how the song goes.) But for a lot of kids, summer is a great … Continue reading

The Man with the Plan

Tim McEnery, who began sketching out the plan for his winery and restaurant concept at the age of 24, always knew he wanted to be an entrepreneur—though he acknowledges that could’ve been anything from a foodservice brand to “a cool car wash.” Photo: Karl Brewick

  By Sonya Chudgar, FSR   The founder and CEO of Cooper’s Hawk Winery & Restaurant, Tim McEnery the nation’s fifth-largest winery outside California, has 19 units approaching $10 million in sales volume apiece, and projects $150 million in revenues … Continue reading

Frozen Yogurt Chain Adds Another Location to its Expanding Presence in West Virginia


  sweetFrog Enterprises, LLC is pleased to announce the opening of its newest location in Bridgeport, West Virginia. The premium frozen yogurt chain operates 10 stores in West Virginia and features franchises throughout the U.S. and internationally. It was listed … Continue reading

Al Fresco Celebration at Trellis Restaurant’s Front Porch Opening

Trellis Restaurant 's Front Porch

  Enjoy Warm Weather Dining and Handcrafted Drinks at This Outdoor Destination   When the bright yellow orb comes out in the Pacific Northwest, sun-seeking guests craving warm weather dining head to their favorite outdoor destination. On Thursday, June 18 … Continue reading

Former Chief Financial Officer of Dole Food Company Joins Barfresh Management Team

Joseph Tesoriero

  Joseph Tesoriero Joins Barfresh as Chief Financial Officer; Bringing More Than 30 Years of Financial Leadership Experience Barfresh Food Group, Inc., a manufacturer of frozen, ready-to-blend beverages, today announced that Joseph S. Tesoriero has assumed the role of Chief … Continue reading

The Hands-Down Best Way to Reheat French Fries

Reheating Fries

  There’s nothing that goes from “irresistibly delicious” to “inedibly disgusting” as fast as the humble french fry. Fresh from the fryer, they are perfect. An hour later, they’re limp, chalky, dry and utterly tasteless. Yet somehow, we still find ourselves … Continue reading

Stress and Your Child’s Brain

Children and Stress

  Research suggests that children are affected by stress in surprising ways. By Hank Pellissier   Stress! Bad for the body! Bad for the brain! We’ve seen the articles, watched the 11 o’clock news reports on the “silent killer,” and … Continue reading

Philippines’ new Clark Green City promises sustainable living


  Joining the growing list of countries boasting eco-cities, the Philippines is set to build Clark Green City which features a 50-year master plan that will help decongest Metro Manila, drive the economy and guide the country towards sustainable development. … Continue reading

The History of Earth Day


  Each year, Earth Day — April 22 — marks the anniversary of what many consider the birth of the modern environmental movement in 1970. The height of hippie and flower-child culture in the United States, 1970 brought the death … Continue reading