Monthly Archives: May 2014

Dispatches from the Past: Last week of January, folks…who else is ready to order and say goodbye to January?‏

(Editor’s Note:  A lot of people worked hard putting together LD 1431, and lots of people turned up to offer testimony in support of the bill, from a variety of sectors of business, education, health and school nutrition, and parents. … Continue reading

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Dispatches from the Past: Fresh…even in January? With bacon and fresh spinach, why eat anywhere else?‏

(Editor’s Note:  The previous dispatch mentioned clarifications on the Whoopie Pie comments, how Marada said she should try to keep it away from our list. It did not actually go on to clarify, but let me see if I can … Continue reading

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Dispatches from the Past: A clarification on whoopie pies, and yet more wonderfully good things to eat from COM…‏

(Editor’s Note: As I sit in Grand Isle, in the actual Crown of Maine, I’m looking at Canada while I work on updating the backlog of Dispatches. It’s been quite the winter, and that’s evident up here as the peepers … Continue reading

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Dispatches from the Past: A resolution or two? Eat more Maine food – how hard can that be?‏

(Editor’s Note: Continuing to get us caught up, this was originally sent January 2, 2014. While the Songbird Farm cornmeal, burdock root, and black radishes are out, it won’t be long until the fresh vegetables coming piling back in, and … Continue reading

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