Category: Travel and Regional

Relating to travel, different places, and regional interest and areas; also covers distinctly local flavors, food traditions, and cuisines

Growing Nourishment in Lovely Ways

This has been a year of travel for me. Some of it has been to places exotic and exciting like New York, Paris, London, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego, but also to others not so well-known but still wonderful and beautiful—like the American Midwest and the delightful college town of Eugene, Oregon. Everywhere […]

Boston’s Fenway Victory Gardens, 75 Years Old and Still Growing Strong

Victory gardens? Does anyone remember them or know what they are? An updated version of the Victory Garden, television’s longest-running gardening show, is still airing on PBS these days, but the origin of the term dates back to the First World War. Victory Gardens, also called War Gardens, first appeared in America during World War […]

Celebrating Thanksgiving in the Land of the Shoo-fly

I was born in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, and no, I’m not Amish. I trace my lineage through these rolling hills across ten generations. To say this place is in my blood is an understatement. However when I was a younger man, the weight of all that history felt like it was too much to bear […]

Postcards from the Road: The Camels of Lancaster

Following a frenzied trip to Washington, DC on June 4, I headed to a quieter realm—Lancaster, Pennsylvania, to the home of my friend Paul Anater. Paul was, in fact, the original social media guy for Bounty from the Box—he started its Twitter feed about two years ago and has taught me invaluable lessons about media […]

Postcards from the Road: BFTB Goes to Washington

On Memorial Day, I packed up Nelly, my trusty Subaru Outback, in Seattle and we set out east to seek our fortune in the first-ever, full-on book tour for Bounty from the Box. Two weeks later, I am on my last day in Manhattan, the odometer reads 3,524 miles now, and still our journey is only […]

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