Here’s what New Jersey and Pennsylvania are dishing up this month! Keep checking back as this page will be updated as new events come to our attention. If you have an event you would like to submit, click here.   Taste of Bordentown September 3 (Bordentown, NJ) “Join us on Saturday, September 3rd for the 5th annual...

I don’t know about you, but the end of summer has seriously crept up on me and I have not cooked NEARLY enough farm market meals. There are so many dishes I still have to make… I feel like a college student trying to cram a semester’s worth of studying into a few days before a final! On the hottest day of summer, we...

When I called to make a last minute reservation at the Blue Bottle Cafe in Hopewell, NJ, the owner, Rory Philipson, did us a solid and squeezed us in. She also let me know we had missed the last two menus – unacceptable! If you’ve never been, Blue Bottle lives up to its name. Literally… blue bottles, everywhere. The...

As an avid (yet busy) home cook, keeping a stocked pantry is incredibly important. It’s almost embarrassing to admit, but I spend at least an hour every weekend planning my dinner menu for the following week. Although I can’t imagine I am alone… any diehard foodie knows, if you’re going to cook something, it better be...

When you hear Harvest, Cook, & Dine, you might think that its only for those passionate about farming. Not true! In our group of 24, there were people from all walks of life. So whether you’re more comfortable in a polo or with a pitchfork, this is an event you should experience. This “pick your own” meets “cooking...

When I think of farm to table dining, Ninety Acres is one of the first restaurants that come to mind. This farm and restaurant sits high above Natirar Park, an estate spanning 491 acres in Peapack, NJ. Take Raritan, spell it backwards and you have Natirar! At this park you can visit historic buildings, play frisbee...

My first time making quinoa was not a good experience. It was probably about 10 years ago, before quinoa hit its hype stride. I tried using it in place of rice in a stir-fry dish and I was sorely disappointed by its texture. If I were not so OCD about food waste, it probably would have gone in the trash! Now I have...

What’s better than brunch? Sleep in late, head out to one of our great little towns for some breakfast/lunch and maybe mimosas and bloody marys? Okay, here’s how you can take your lazy brunching to the next level: tubing. Tubing down the Delaware is one of our favorite summer weekend pastimes. Because we can’t spend...