This blog features news on local food finds, tales from home cooks and inspiration to help you have fun in your own kitchen.

The Front Burner archives:

Food News: USDA hopes to revamp school lunches

Want to manage Fredericksburg’s farmers market?

Michelle Anthony on “Cupcake Wars” and a plea to Food Network

Caroline High grad to appear Sunday on Cupcake Wars

Community garden plots open to Fredericksburg residents

Food News: New bakeries, scenes from a gourmet market and more

Paula Deen’s diabetes announcement

Food News: Bye-bye, Bloom and Bottom Dollar

Five good things for the winter cook

Fredericksburg’s Restaurant Week starts Friday

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