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It's apples and apples!

I gotta say baking has never been my thing. It’s just too much precise measuring, timing, etc. Plus, it’s TMI! I don’t feel comfortable knowing how much butter, shortening (what the heck is this white substance anyway!) or sugar is in my desserts. 243 more words


A Gloomy Day, A Different Apple Adventure

So you’ve picked your Ontario apples. Well, now it’s time to eat them! 374 more words


Oh, Way Up High in the Apple Tree...

I’ve said it once, and I’ll say it again, I’m a sucker for picking my own produce. I don’t know what it is about being on a farm, doing the work I could easily avoid by getting my fruit at the nearest grocery store, but I love it. 363 more words


Butternut Squash and Spinach Stuffed Pasta with Sage Brown Butter

Last week I went vegetable picking at the pick your own again.   In summer when I used to go it was full of people, most of them picking strawberries and other berries.   713 more words


#626: I'm baaaaaack! Picking tomatoes

First, my laptop fell.

The computer folk said the hard-drive was broken 

and all my photos had been lost.

Unless, of course, I sent it to a data recovery company… 170 more words


The Charm of Underwood’s Fall Harvest Festival!

In the beautiful city of Moorpark, CA lives one of the greatest farms I have ever been to, Underwood Family Farms. With acres and acres of “Pick-Your-Own” seasonal crops, incredibly fresh farm stand, and adorable furry farm animals that you can pet and feed, is an all-around amazing family fun experience. 501 more words

Magical Adventures

Cottam pick-your-own pumpkin patch in its last season

This is the last year for the pumpkin patch, corn maze and wagon rides at  McLeod Farms as the Cottam family ends its decades-old pick-your-own pumpkin business. 452 more words