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Mermaid Farm & Dairy, Chilmark, Martha's Vineyard, MA

I got a lot of different foods from a lot of farms, mostly in Chilmark, last summer, with overdue kudos. The first recipient is Mermaid Farm & Dairy. 179 more words

Alive and kicking! (Alabama)

We’re still alive and kicking and we turned the corner back to where else – the Gulf coast!

Now this wasn’t planned….we have this nasty water leak as you may know and we’re almost at point where the dealer is going to uncover the whole mystery!!! 1,238 more words


It's apple-picking season

This weekend’s baking adventure is the “Salted Caramel Apple Pie” from The Four & Twenty Blackbirds Pie Book. Rather than just going to my local Whole Foods and using whatever apples they had, I figured it was an opportune time to visit some local orchards and see what they had in their farm stores. 683 more words


Off the Beaten Highway in Branson! (Missouri)

Being in the Branson area, it’s not all live shows, shopping, and traffic!  Thank goodness!!!!

Table Rock Dam is one long piece of concrete….we learned it’s enough to span a sidewalk from Maine to California!   1,218 more words


Summer Starter: Bruschetta

 As some might well expect, country life in Summer offers the luxury of fresh seasonal foods available nearly any given day of the week. With local farm stands and artisan gourmets in profusion, the choices offer near endless possibilities to cater to the even most discriminating gourmand. 866 more words

Take me to the 4H County Fair! (Indiana)

This week, taking advantage of more perfect temps, we headed over to the Elkhart County 4H Fair!

The fair is held in late July in Goshen, Indiana. 644 more words


The CSA conundrum.

Silence Dogood here. Last night, my brother and sister-in-law stopped by en route to pick up our nephew from summer camp, and our friend Ben and I took them to a lovely old country inn for supper. 836 more words