Here's to the Farmer

Farm to table meals and eating locally have become very popular trends in the restaurant world within the past few years and many people are bringing this trend into their own kitchens, as well....more

Farm to Table in a Flash: A Review of Farmer's Market Direct

Farmer's Market Direct agreed to provide me with one of their Farmer's Market What's in Season Produce and Fruit Baskets in return for my honest review of their service. The gushing about gorgeous, local goodness was entirely my idea. If you haven't noticed, we're kind of devoted foodies around here....more

How to Get the Most Out of Your Farmers Market Experience

I really love farmers markets, but I haven't always known how best to shop them. If you're like me, this list of how to get the most out of your farmers market experience might come in handy. Check out my four best tips! ...more

Farmer's Market Recipes

I've officially become a Farmer's Market groupie. Granted, I have always thought the concept was great but honestly never took the time to go on a regular basis. However, this summer my local farmer's market has really boomed and I'm taking full advantage of all the summer produce. I'm packing along my reusable bag and busting down the opening gates like it's Black Friday! But I've run into a few snags along the way....more

Farmers Markets: Collingswood NJ

Jersey corn? Check.  Tomatoes? Check. Chinese Purple long beans? Dragon Tongue beans? Bumblebee tomatoes?? ...more

5 Invaluable Shopping Tips for the Farmers' Market

Are you visiting your local farmers' market yet? For those of us in the South, we are fortunate to have long growing seasons and an abundance of crops in full swing by the time June rolls around. You can find farmers' markets near you by checking out Local Harvest and entering your location. ...more
Oh, Brande, I love a market like that!! Sounds divine!more

How about those yolks, folks!

Did anyone happen to catch NPR's story about Ari Shapiro's pale egg yolks while traveling in Africa recently? ...more

Farmer's Market and Run Club

Yesterday I finally went to the Farmer’s Market! One of the things I was really excited for about living in California was the Farmer’s Market. It’s really close by so I walked over in the morning to pick up a few things....more

Fresh Herbs

Our local farmers market was bustling with people last week. Everyone seemed to be out enjoying the first days of cool Fall weather. All the vendors had long lines but I didn’t want to leave empty handed so we stopped at a vegetable stand that was offering some fruits to sample. Just the thing I needed to occupy the boys while I picked up a few things and waited in line to pay....more

The Farmers Market and the Main Street Merchants: why can't we all get along?

It's harder to write about the things you really care about than the things that come from off the cuff. And not because you fear rejection or because you are afraid of being judged. It's harder because you don't know where to begin....more