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FROM the FARM: Honey always a welcome sweet ingredient

FROM the FARM: Honey always a welcome sweet ingredient

One of the last of our peach trees at our family farm grew by accident, but produced plenty of fruit.

19 minutes ago
Valparaiso University Student Liz Bloy of Freedom, Wis. with her Homemade Energy Bar Recipe

Valparaiso University Student Liz Bloy of Freedom, Wis. with her Homemade Energy Bar Recipe

Valparaiso University student Liz Bloy of Freedom, Wis. shares her recipe for homemade energy bars, rich with favorite ingredients like honey, oats and peanut butter.

19 minutes ago
OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Reader recalls vinegar potion and columnist Dr. Crane

OFFBEAT with PHIL POTEMPA: Reader recalls vinegar potion and columnist Dr. Crane

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

October 06, 2014 12:00 am
FROM THE FARM: Green Family reunion includes green recipe

FROM THE FARM: Green Family reunion includes green recipe

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 30, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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FROM the FARM: Never take slice-of-life staple for granted

FROM the FARM: Never take slice-of-life staple for granted

Our family is thankful for how quickly my dad has been on the mend after his total knee replacement surgery last week.

January 15, 2014 12:00 am
Melomakarona aka Honey Syrup Soaked Greek Biscuits

Melomakarona aka Honey Syrup Soaked Greek Biscuits

Melomakarona, a rich and moist honey syrup soaked Greek biscuit, is a sweet tradition embraced for centuries as favorite holiday fare.

August 28, 2013 12:00 am
Medicine Mama's Apothecary Sweet Bee Magic

Medicine Mama's Apothecary Sweet Bee Magic

Sweet Bee Magic and uses honey to creates a natural hydrogen peroxide and is a potent anti-inflammatory with anti-oxidants. It stimulates new tissue growth with a wide range of amino acids, vitamins and minerals. Honey is also is a humectant that draws moisture into the skin over time, while…

August 21, 2013 6:30 pm
OFFBEAT: Bee venom treatment prized by royalty and regular folk

OFFBEAT: Bee venom treatment prized by royalty and regular folk

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

May 23, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Easy tips to make holiday parties healthier

Easy tips to make holiday parties healthier

Give guests a leg up on their New Year's resolutions with these tasty, healthful tweaks to your favorite holiday dishes.

November 19, 2012 9:00 am

All about honey presentation at Molly Beas Thursday

Molly Bea's Ingredients

April 17, 2012 10:38 am
Eating healthier

Eating healthier

Healthy food

January 15, 2012 12:00 am
Gardening Beekeeping

Gardening Beekeeping

Edd Buchanan displays a frame from a hive at the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, N.C., in July 2011, to examine how well his bees are developing a honeycomb, which he eventually will remove, package and sell. At least a pound of worker bees and a queen are needed to make a productive apiary, s…

September 29, 2011 12:00 am
Gerry Wozniak and Dr. Jerry Coltro Charm a Chicago Urban Bee Hive

Gerry Wozniak and Dr. Jerry Coltro Charm a Chicago Urban Bee Hive

Beekeeper hobbyists Gerry Wozniak (left) and Dr. Jerry Coltro are shown on Sept. 11 "charming" a colony of bees to transfer their "sweet operations" to a makeshift hive to be moved to a better location, after the swarm adopted a tree on a busy Chicago street near a school and park.

September 29, 2011 12:00 am
Benefit of bees: Raise your own pollinators, reap a sweet harvest

Benefit of bees: Raise your own pollinators, reap a sweet harvest

The buzz about honeybees in recent years has been about their vanishing act from gardens and farm fields.

September 29, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Michael S. Thompson and Hives

Michael S. Thompson and Hives

Michael S. Thompson (standing) is the man behind the many custom constructed bee hives around downtown Chicago, including the prominent pride-and-joy Mayor Daley colonies based atop Chicago City Hall.

March 09, 2011 12:00 am
City Hives

City Hives

Bee hives have found a home in the urban landscape of the Windy City, with empty lots and high-rise building rooftops around Chicago hosting hives flowing with honey sold at the Chicago Downtown Farmstand.

March 09, 2011 12:00 am
Honey Jars

Honey Jars

Honey harvested from the urban beehives on the rooftop of Chicago City Hall are sold at the Chicago Downtown Farmstand and prized as gifts to VIPs who visit Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley.

March 09, 2011 12:00 am
Bee and Flower

Bee and Flower

Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley's push for a "green scene" landscape in the downtown, with flowering planters and vast public park spaces, are an added draw for the hobby of urban beekeeping in the Windy City.

March 09, 2011 12:00 am
The buzz on urban beekeeping: Chicago high-rise buildings are home to active hives flowing with honey

The buzz on urban beekeeping: Chicago high-rise buildings are home to active hives flowing with honey

Last month, when Irene and Thomas Renwald of Munster read about a seminar in downtown Chicago on the hobby of "urban beekeeping," their curiosity prompted them to attend.

March 09, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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The buzz on urban beekeeping: Chicago high-rises are home to hives flowing with honey

The buzz on urban beekeeping: Chicago high-rises are home to hives flowing with honey

Last month, when Irene and Thomas Renwald of Munster read about a seminar in downtown Chicago on the hobby of "urban beekeeping," their curiosity prompted them to attend.

March 09, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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