Max Hansen comes to the Carversville General Store

Think quaint. Think a place to hangout with your coffee, a doughnut and your friends. Or to just read the paper and look up every now and then to see who has walked in. Add...
Grass Fed Beef

What’s the big deal with grass-fed beef?

Updated 8/11/17 It has been happening slowly but steadily. What began as “this is a good thing to do,” has now become, “this is good.” First I had to convince Mark, the big steak guy....

What do farmers do in the winter?

It may be winter but plenty is still going on at area farms. We checked in with two local farmers to find out how they spend the winter months. For Joanna and Marc Michini of...

Local foodie gifts: part two

Everywhere I look I find great gifts for the foodie in your life - or yourself (hint, hint). Melissa Hamilton and Christopher Hirsheimer have done it again. For the past four years they have been...
Fulper Farm cows; photo credit Lynne Goldman

Meet Your Farmer: Fulper Farm

If you’ve never been to a working dairy farm you owe it to yourself – and your children – to visit one – before they are all gone. The family-run small dairy farm is...

Fresh turkeys in Bucks – 2012

This post has been updated for 2017. Click here for Fresh Turkeys in Bucks - 2017. Here's an update for 2012 on where you can get fresh, natural turkeys in Bucks County. Not all are...

Meet Your Farmer: Let’s talk more than turkey

If the local food movement is all about knowing where your food comes from, then you’ve got to go to Bolton’s. “How cool is it to come to the farm and buy right from it?”...
Wycombe Vineyards vines; photo credit Lynne Goldman

A fifteen dollar staycation

A warm breeze rustled the leaves in the trees above us on a lovely summer afternoon. We sat sipping cool white wine and nibbling on cheese and crackers out on the deck. Home and...

Rye whiskey comes back home

My friend Kate says she’s never before met a Jewish girl who drinks whiskey. That would be me. It started with Scotch – first Dewar’s, then Johnny Walker, and then onto single malts. Then I...

A Bucks County mill is reborn

There are over four dozen roads and streets in Bucks County with the word “mill” in their names: Mill Creek, Mill Pond, Mill Valley, Millbrook and Mill Road (over two dozen alone) to name...

It’s not over yet

If you thought winter approaching meant giving up local produce, eggs, cheese and more, you’re mistaken. Lower Makefield farmer Sandy Guzikowski has been watching the past few years to see what vegetables and fruit are...

Bucks County Seafood

by guest blogger Rich Baringer, Bucks County isn’t located all that far from the coast, so we’ve been fortunate to have a number of quality seafood markets that provide wonderful fresh seafood. For those of...

Here’s to good coffee

My coffee is roasted on a small Bucks County country road not half an hour from my house. I think that’s pretty cool. “We’d go out on a Sunday afternoon and couldn’t find a decent...

Fresh turkeys in Bucks – 2011

This post has been updated for 2017. Click here for Fresh Turkeys in Bucks - 2017. Here's an update for 2011 on where you can get fresh, natural turkeys in Bucks County. Not all are...
Bobolink farm house

American cheese: the good kind

The first time I tasted cheese from the Bobolink Dairy & Bakehouse, I was stunned. I had never tasted cheese like this that wasn’t, well, from Europe. I know that sounds snobbish, but I...
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