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Quonquont Farm: pick-your-own isn't just for apples

Late this summer I drove about 15 minutes north of Northampton to Quonquont Farm to a do a super New England-y activity: pick apples. I had wanted to go apple picking since we moved to Boston, but my grinch husband was not into it, and to go on from the city seemed too much of a hassle to do on my own. 260 more words


Aw, shucks

The bin was new. It stood a few feet from a table filled to overflowing with freshly picked corn. A portly picker was joined by a woman with a kerchief on her head and a sleek woman in heals who was likely on her lunch break from her office nearby. 366 more words