Articles by Amy Magnus

Amy co-founded the Yellow Springs Winter Farmers Market in 2010 which runs Saturday mornings January thru March at the United Methodist Church. She grew up among the corn fields and dairy farms in upstate New York and draws from her experiences cooking as a young teen, a single person, and now a wife and mother. Amy began preparing meals for her family at the age 10. Her mother's kitchen bible was the Betty Crocker Cookbook, her own is the Moosewood.

More Articles by Amy Magnus
  • BLOG-Black November

    Construction equipment posed at Town Drug

    In this month of November, local businesses need as much support as we can muster. Downtown is in the midst of an extensive streetscape renovation and the disruption will have depressing effect on “Black November” without our presence.

  • BLOG-Down to the Bone

    maintenance

    Today I lay it out on the table…my health, my choices, my life lessons…and give them a good long look for my children’s sake.

  • BLOG-Cooking with Gas

    reading of Forty and Out at area bookstore

    Succumb to the temptations of mystery and join Cyndi Pauwels on the hunt for a serial murder in her new crime novel Forty & Out.

  • BLOG-Present Figs and Future

    figs mixed with walnuts

    Figs seem wildly exotic. How lovely to discover that the plants grow well in our climate even within arms length on our front porch.

  • BLOG-Gaga for Wellness Center

    ribbon cutting

    We’re all set for today’s Grand Opening of The Wellness Center at Antioch College. Bathing suit, check! Sneakers, check! Family fun, double check!!

  • BLOG-Family Fun At the Clifton Gorge Music and Arts Festival

    Clifton Gorge Music & Arts Festival

    In a long holiday weekend filled with festivals, we begin at Clifton.

  • BLOG-B is for Brave

    bulldog brave

    My second grader isn’t the only one heading back to school. I am too.

  • BLOG-How to Get to C-Street

    grading

    I take the long way round preparing a contribution to Friday’s groundbreaking ceremony. Together, we celebrate the first construction phase of a new affordable home.

  • BLOG-Elegant Lady

    She takes on Tioga

    My daughter spends the week apart from the family and aims—in her time away—at fabulous.

  • BLOG-The Assembly

    one of the artists at the opening

    Our lego project with our son was a happy accident. Following Sarah Strong’s counsel, we might let go of that bright blue instruction manual more of and let ourselves walk across uncertainty to a place fantastic and new.