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Autumn: Pumpkin Picking

I shouldn’t complain about a swelteringly hot summer, but I’m British and therefore complaining about the weather is a national sport. Therefore, the sight of the weather forecast not hitting above 14 degrees was the sure sign that iced lattes and beach reads should be replaced by hot chocolates and fantasy novels, then scarves and jumpers can be brought out of hibernation and feet can be securely hidden in boots until April. 394 more words


So Many to Choose From

Sunday, Oct 16

There is color in the maples and the temperatures feel like autumn. Enjoy a day wandering through the orchard and picking a wide variety of apples as you go.

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It's time for pumpkins

ūüéÉ ¬†It’s free to enter our farm’s pick your own pumpkin patch and there are lots of photo opportunities with¬†pumpkins and¬†corn. Fill a wheelbarrow for $35 or buy them individually for $.35/lb. 26 more words



The day really didn’t go the way that I wanted but I ended up with 3 loads of clean laundry all folded and put away and around 45 pounds of apples.

Outdoors Family Challenge: Day 7 - Eat local!

Welcome to Day 7 of the Outdoors Family Challenge! This is a seven day challenge to help get you and your kids outside, living more sustainably, and connecting more with nature and each other. 636 more words

Family Field Trips

My two year old soux chef

I. Am. Loving this week off! ¬†On top of being able to do all sorts of things that I’m never able to do at weekends, like going to soft play (when it’s not standing room only) and go to a farm to do pick your own and see the animals- I have been able to get my little girl into cooking! 309 more words



Blueberries as a snack,

Oh that takes me back…

We blueberry pick

Not all that quick,

At least a quarter never make it back!