What Are You Working On?

Two days each week, Towson artist Bess Lumsden spends a good portion of her day creating new works at Make Studio on Keswick Avenue in Hamden. Established in 2010 and now home to a thriving community of 30 artists, Make Studio was launched with the belief “that providing avenues for communication, connection and empowerment to artists with disabilities equally benefits individuals…

Gifts to Remember

Amid the stress and excitement of prepping for the holidays—when will I find time to bake those cookies for the party at work? Will anyone notice the reindeer on the mantle is missing a leg?—it can be easy to lose sight of what's really important: quality time together with friends and family. As a staff, we took a timeout from…

Shelfie Showcase

Towson Lifestyle asked Camille Quillen, co-owner of high-end consignment store Great Finds & Design in Lutherville, to combine items from her store to demonstrate how seemingly random objects can be displayed in combination to produce a dramatic effect. Her advice?

Baked Stuffed Apples

Enjoy a healthy breakfast in the morning or a delicious treat later in the day. Slow cooker stuffed apples will give you all the fall feels. 

Built to Last

As an alternative to demolition and new construction, Goucher College recently relocated three historic residence halls on its campus to preserve and reuse for future generations. The innovative initiative highlights the college’s commitment to environmental sustainability, while also historically preserving the Froelicher Hall buildings, which were built in the 1950s as part of the college’s move to the Towson campus.…

From the Desk to the Stands

Fall means football. And with more college games scheduled for midweek kickoff times, it's convenient to be able to leave work and head straight to the tailgate. This means dressing in team colors and accessorizing with fun but professional touches. Towson University's official colors—black and gold—make it easy to go from classy to casual.

Fabulous Fashion and a Bus Named Elsa

If you’ve ever visited the Towson Farmers Market, you may have seen Elsa—an old school bus painted bright, swirling colors that has been reincarnated as a mobile vintage clothing shop called Go-Go’s. “I named her after Elsa Lanchester,” says Go-Go’s owner/operator, Stacey Chambers, a 38-year-old Reno native who’s called Baltimore home for 14 years. “She was the actress who played…


When it comes to healthy eating in the Baltimore area, there are few people who are thought of as readily as Greg Nalley and Nick Ehrlich. Nalley, an award-winning chef and restauranteur and Ehrlich, a recognized trainer and corporate wellness coach, recently threw their collective expertise into a new venture that is taking the Baltimore area by storm.

The Benefits of Honey

Honey is great for your skin! Did you know that raw organic honey is great for your skin too? Honey has natural antibacterial properties, so it is an effective acne treatment option, and it is loaded with antioxidants and enzymes, so it helps boost your skin’s immunity and fights free radicals to help slow down aging.