It was pouring out when we drove up to Cherry Grove Farm for our ricotta class, and I experienced a bout of dejavu. Yes, it had rained cats & dogs the last time we came out for a farm to table event! But once again, we didn’t let it rain on our parade. At least this time we were inside in the cozy farm kitchen, where...

Have you noticed the farms waking up on social media? It’s like someone flipped a switch! Well, I guess that someone was Mother Nature. The local farmers are actively preparing their fields for spring’s crops, and many already have some beautiful produce to share at the markets! And the spring ewes are roaming the...

New Jersey is a lot of different things to different people. My father’s job brought him to New Jersey after growing up in a very small town in Minnesota. His first impression when he got off the plane in Newark back in the 80’s was something we probably all have experienced: This stinks. (Literally.) But as we...

Here’s what the New Jersey and Eastern PA area 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.   May 5: Swirling with the Swine Pig Roast (Ringoes, NJ) “Some like it hot. Let’s have a roast to start...

The more I live here and the more I travel, the more I realize that we live in a truly unique and beautiful region of the world. With the Delaware River winding up alongside the PA border, and the Atlantic Ocean along the coast, there are endless possibilities for outdoor fun in New Jersey. One of my favorite spring...

Here’s what the New Jersey and Eastern PA area 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.   March 31-April 1: NJ Wine & Food Festival (Sussex County, NJ) “The New Jersey Wine & Food Festival...

My spirits are up, and it’s not just because the birds are chirping and the crocuses are blooming. Sourland Mountain Spirits is opening this weekend, March 11th, and their small batch artisanal gin and vodka is worth visiting Hopewell for (no matter where you live). Anyone who knows me knows I’m a gin girl. I love...

Here’s what the New Jersey and Eastern PA area 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.   March 5-9: Lahaska Restaurant Week “Dine out and celebrate the 4th Annual Lahaska Restaurant Week,...

We are just past the halfway point of winter, and summer produce feels like a distant memory. It will be several more months before Jersey and Pennsylvania farms get into their groove, but all is not hopeless! One of my favorite weekend activities is to visit the great indoor farm markets throughout the area. Many of...

Here’s what the New Jersey and Eastern PA area 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.   February 2: Eno Terra Tour De France Wine Tasting (Princeton, NJ)  “We have asked some of our...