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Kristine Henry
Content Editor, Features
My Role

I handle coverage of food, family and pets for The Baltimore Sun. I also have a parenting blog called Maryland Family Now and am the editor of Maryland Family Magazine.
My Biography

I was a business-news reporter at the Sun from 1998 until 2002 when I had my first child and took what I now refer to as a very extended maternity leave. Along the way I was the communications director of a local non-profit and did extensive freelance writing.
My Recent Articles

Dundalk's cover girl 12/17/2014
Like many 6-year-olds, Alexa Hanson-Evers is a huge fan of the popular children's cartoon characters Doc McStuffins and Sofia the First on the Disney Junior channel. But unlike her peers, the Dundalk resident has the distinction of being featured on both the characters' toy boxes.

Raising kids in a world where race still matters 12/16/2014
When President Barack Obama was elected, my husband and I — watching the results roll in on TV — clung to each other and cried. The historic election meant so much for us, for our families, for the children we would eventually have together. But we knew it would not mean a...

Creating holiday traditions of your own 12/8/2014
In some families, Thanksgiving tradition is turkey and stuffing served on heirloom china. In others, it’s going to the Macy’s parade or visiting grandma. In Jill Smokler’s family, it’s a game of telephone.

Countdown to Christmas craft 12/1/2014
The early days of December leading up to Christmas can drag on and on, for kids and adults alike! Use this fun twist on an advent calendar to give a special treat to your child on each of the 25 days before the Big Man arrives!

Maryland Family Readers' Choice Awards: The winners for 2014 10/28/2014
We've tallied up all the responses and now present to you the winners of this year's Maryland Family Readers' Choice Awards.