Phew, this has been a hot week. It’s definitely May, and stepping outside is just one way to tell. The second way is by looking at the available produce at our area farmers markets!
Asparagus, spinach, spring onions, carrots with tops — and strawberries! — […]
I had to get out of the house. That’s what happens when you work from home. “I’m just running out to get a few things,” I told Mark and the dogs. “I shouldn’t be long.” Mark smiles, thinking, “Ri-i-ight.”
Really, I was just going to get some strawberries at Fairview Farms around the corner, stop […]
The bad news is that Vintage Grille in Fountainville is closing on May 31. The kind-of good news is that they are going out with a bang. This coming weekend, beginning on Friday, May 29, the restaurant is offering a 3-course prix fixe “Potluck Menu” ($30). The choices will change throughout the weekend […]
It’s another gorgeous forecast for this weekend. How I love these June days. I think back fondly to them in July and August when we are wallowing in the humidity and heat. (And, no, I will never wish it was winter, even in the midst of the heat!]. What’s on this week? A BBQ competition, […]
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It’s strawberry season! Just think of biting into a juicy, ripe, berry that doesn’t need a tractor-trailer to reach your mouth!
Nearly every farm we’ve spoken to will not have pick-your-own strawberries until the second week of June. It’s a late season this year because […]
The weather looks wonderful this weekend. Perfect for tootling around Bucks County, visiting farmers’ markets or having a glass of wine on the patio of a local winery.
Here are some of my “picks” for this week:
On Saturday, the Homestead General Store – also coffee roasters – will hold their annual Coffee […]
Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock somewhere, you probably know that our local strawberry season is in full swing. This weekend there are four Strawberry Festivals stretching from one end of the county to another. At Shady Brook Farm (Yardley) and Tabora Farm (Hilltown) you can pick your own as […]
This post has been updated for 2014. For a current list of PYO strawberry farms, please click here.
by guest blogger Rich Baringer,
Thanks to the Slacks, at The Center Farm in Forest Grove, PA, for the vegetables.
It’s a little soggy right now out in our local strawberry fields but the next week or so may be your last chance to eat these wonderful strawberries so get out there as soon as the sun pops back out.
We stopped by Shady Brook Farm on Sunday and I picked up their flyer, “Tips […]
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