Lately I’ve been trying to make it to my local Farmer’s Market every Saturday. It’s not too far away, located on Hope Street at Lippet Park in Providence, RI. It’s a fun bustling market where I’m always bound to run into someone I know. Most of the time I go in not knowing what to get. Well… Continue reading Farmer’s Market Bounty
“What is for dinner”, you might say to yourself. Believe me, as a busy mom of 2 daughters ages 11 & 3 ½ yrs, I know how hard it is to come up with varied, healthy – and let’s not forget- yummy, meals for my family night after night. To keep my oldest daughter enthused… Continue reading Mom, What’s for Dinner????
There were massive down pours at the start of last week’s Woonsocket Farmer’s Market, but that didn’t deter the faithful foodies on their hunt for farm fresh goodies!What can you expect to to see today? Hopefully no rain!Moosup River Farm: cantaloupe, red bliss potatoes, broccoli (or, as Zoe calls them. little green trees), beautiful big… Continue reading Woonsocket Farmer’s Market TODAY!
Join us every Tuesday from: 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM July 8 to October 28, 2008 St. Ann Arts & Cultural Center82 Cumberland St.Woonsocket The market accepts cash, EBT, credit cards, WIC and Senior vouchers, as do all 8 Providence area farmers’ markets run by Farm Fresh. RIPTA Buses: 54, 87 Bike route: Blackstone River… Continue reading Farmer’s Market: Today!
Stopped by the Saturday market today at Hope High. It is always “old home days” when I go. Bound to run into at least one person I know! After saying hi to my friend Perry (who was selling his steamers, oysters and littlenecks), I ran into David Gracer, “The Bug Guy” he filled me on… Continue reading Saturday Market Report: Hope St.
When the temperature rises in the summertime and the humidity levels skyrocket, I rarely want to “cook” or eat much of anything. Many times I have a hankering for a cool tossed salad topped with grilled chicken, steak or even shrimp. I also find this is the perfect time of year for pasta with pesto!… Continue reading Jen’s Dish Radio Show: Besto Pesto
Southside Community Land Trust Rare and Unusual Plant Sale (16th annual) Saturday May 17, 2008 10 am-2 pm. Sunday May 18, 2008 10am-2pm.City Farm, Dudley and West Clifford streets, Providence. 273-9419; More than 14,000 organically raised plants available including culinary and medicinal herbs for kitchen windowsill gardens; vegetables for backyard and container gardens; flowering annuals;… Continue reading Upcoming Rhode Island Food Events