8 Things You Gotta Do in Bucks County This Weekend (Jan 19-21)

Whether it's snowing or the wind is just blowing, this January weather has been all over the place. Think warm thoughts this weekend with wine tasting, fine Italian cooking, homemade soups, and plenty of...

6 Things You Gotta Do in Bucks County This Weekend (Jan 12-14)

Take advantage of the above-freezing temperatures and explore beautiful Bucks County this weekend. Try some new vegetarian cuisine in Quakertown, travel to Stockton, NJ for venison pizza (for a good cause) and stock your...

5 Things You Gotta Do in Bucks County This Weekend (Jan 5-7)

Looks like we're snowed in today. What a perfect time for some local comfort food like soup, wine and chocolate, and home-cooked pasta with your fellow (chilly) community members. Stay safe and enjoy a...
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How to kick-start the new year in Bucks County

We all wish for a healthier New Year—and maybe a slimmer waist. It doesn't help that the holiday season is typically filled with baked goods and champagne toasts. But it's nice to start the new...
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2016 – The year in review, or delicious posts you may have missed

Every year, as I prepare to do this post, I look back at all the articles we have published. And I'm always amazed and humbled. What started as "just a blog" nine years ago...
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2016 gift guide for the foodie in your life

  We've all been there; stuck without a good holiday gift for one person, and you have no idea what to get them. You know they love food, but gift cards to the same chain restaurants...
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Wall-to-wall comfort food

By guest blogger Debra Wallace, Roaming the aisles of the Newtown Pennsylvania Dutch Farmer’s Market is my definition of wall-to-wall comfort food. Like many people, I used to just dart in one entrance, head for my favorite vendors and dart...

Farmers Market Report: August 17, 2016

We think we've done a pretty good job at hyping up all the end-of-summer produce, and we don't plan on stopping! This week's farmers market report covers what's new as well as some good tips on...

Farmers Market Report: June 29, 2016

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...

Carversville Grocery Store: Taking it to the next level

What makes a great restaurant? A talented chef, quality ingredients, ambiance, good service, for sure. These days, however, thanks to the plethora of food shows, the spotlight shines brightly on the chef, who is...
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Fresh turkeys in Bucks – 2015

This post has been updated for 2017. Click here for Fresh Turkeys in Bucks - 2017. Tired of those nasty frozen supermarket turkeys? Here's a list of local farms, markets and caterers that can get...

Why I love living in Bucks County

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...
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May tidbits: Goodbye, smoking salmon & strawberries

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...
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A hundred dollars and seven minutes

There used to be a game show called Supermarket Sweep where the contestants ran around a supermarket throwing items into their carts while under the clock. I think the idea was to pick up the most...

A warming gratin for a cold day

by guest blogger Kelly Madey, There are a few words that I would like to eliminate from the English language: Polar vortex Widespread power outage Potholes No doubt it has been a trying winter for all of us, even my...

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