by guest blogger Martine Bertin-Peterson,
Zucchini, that summer garden staple is just about ready to pick — or to buy at market. We all know zucchini in its tried and true forms — zucchini bread, grilled zucchini, fried zucchini, zucchini “spaghetti” (created with the recent “hot gadget,” the spiralizer) and for the very ambitious, stuffed zucchini blossoms.
That was a gorgeous weekend, and it’s only going to get better! Finally, a few days with endless sun and summer breezes. And we’re not just talking about the weather.
There’s a lot happening this week in Bucks County, especially if you like sweets and spirits. Pick up some cinnamon buns, swing by a carnival, or […]
One of the special things about living in Bucks County is the opportunity to pick your own produce. Hopefully you’ve had the pleasure of picking strawberries, straight from the vine after a long day in the sun. I remember being able to bike from my house all the way to Brumbaugh’s Farm in Telford, if I dared. […]
Bucks County farmers markets and farm stores are now bursting with local produce, fruit, flowers and more. With the exception of Friday (much-needed rain), this coming week’s weather is perfect for wandering around Bucks County and picking up some fresh food.
The big news this week? BLUEBERRIES. Solebury Orchard starting selling them last […]
Time to get creative! For this week’s farmers market run, pick up some green produce, like garlic scapes, arugula, and mustard greens. These three items are packed with nutrients, tons of flavor, and are completely versatile!
Garlic scapes are curly stalks that come into season late spring and early summer. The scapes are the stalks […]
Oh hey, June is here. It seems like yesterday that we were talking about wanting the weather to warm up, and it seems we have gotten our wish.
I’m all about trying to “eat clean” or at least, attempt to add fresh ingredients daily to my lunches and dinners. That’s why I love going to farmers […]
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If you’ve lived in Pennsylvania, it’s safe to say there is a good chance you have picked your own produce at one point. Hopefully you’ve had the pleasure of picking strawberries, straight from the vine after a long day in the sun. I remember being able to […]
Are you getting your superfoods?
Here’s six nutrient-rich fruits and vegetables you can get now at area farmers markets. You’ve heard the term “superfood” before, and this spring, you’ll find plenty of fruits and veggies that are known for being naturally nutrient rich, and good for both flavor and health. Pick up these six superfoods this week at the market, […]
Even though we had a mostly mild winter, and were fortunate to have local produce at winter farmers markets, it’s so exciting to welcome the beginning of our real growing season.
Halloween will creep up before you know it, and that normally means a ton of fall events and Halloween hauntings or hayrides. But until then, there’s more to do in Bucks County than just bundling up and getting your pants scared off (although that’s fun too). Don’t be spooked — check out what’s going on this […]
1. First Fridays on the Delaware 5 – 8 pm on Fri, Aug 7 in Bristol Borough, Mill Street, Bristol, PA
Live music, beer garden, food, art walk, face painting, crafts vendors, kid’s art classes, community mosaic project…and a great view of the river!
2. National IPA Day 11 am – 12 am, […]
1. Pairing Wine & Sushi
7 pm on Friday, July 31 at Crossing Vineyards & Winery, 1853 Wrightstown Rd, Washington Crossing, PA
Crossing Vineyards’ will treat you to a multi-course sushi tasting paired with eight of their wines, white and red, including Sauvignon Blanc, Viognier, Le Nouveau. Click here […]
It’s officially summer, folks, and that means long days, a slower pace, and, of course, great food! This week, we’ve got pies for a good cause, classes to help you figure out what to do with all that produce you bought in your summer excitement, and an ode to Paris. Enjoy!
Welcome to the 2015 Farmers’ Market season! Farmers’ markets in Bucks County are starting to pop up, with several opening in the next few weekends and the remainder opening during May and early June. There are now ten farmers’ markets in Bucks County!
Most farmers’ markets in Bucks County are now selling a wide array of […]
“Grant me the serenity to accept the things I can’t change, change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.” – the Serenity Prayer.
Anybody else need that reminder with the relentless last hurrah of winter Mother Nature is throwing our way? It stinks, for sure. But be wise: […]
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