spring has most definitely sprung

dear shoppers, Come April I eat green. I like my pasta green, my soups green and my juices green. With all due respect to the ruby red, or sunset-orange beet, come spring, I like my salads primarily green too. After this execrable winter, I’m craving green more than ever: parsley pesto, chimichurri sauce, wilted spinach,Continue Reading

Painted Goat Chèvre is BACK…and the magic of Elderberry!

dear shoppers, If you’re like me, you’ve got one foot in winter and one foot in spring. Yesterday’s frigid temps had me roasting parsnips and potatoes for dinner. But my mouth is craving all the delicate greens that come with it. And, if you ARE like me, you get to feeling a little “punk” with theContinue Reading


dear shoppers, Sabine burst through the front door after school yesterday hungrier than usual. What did she ask for? An egg. It’s her new favorite food. She is obsessed with variation of color of both shell and yolk. She likes that the eggs at Wright’s Orchard often have one small blue-ish egg in the corner slotContinue Reading

After all that shoveling…SUSTENANCE. The Farmer’s Market it OPEN

dear shoppers, While some of our upstate vendors are trapped by snow, most of them will be at the market tomorrow. Feeling housebound? Come to the market for some neighborly love and good grub. Lasagna Preziosa will have heart-shaped focaccia  in case the snow put a damper on your Valentine’s Day (and because no date onContinue Reading

Potato Bliss, new cow’s milk cheese and fresh meadow butter at the farmer’s market tomorrow!

dear shoppers, Have you ever had hashed browns made with Adirondack Blue potatoes…they keep their indigo color even as they crisp up. As flavorful as they are artful. Healthway Farms will be visiting us tomorrow with their eight varieties of  spuds, including their popular Adirondack Blues. They will be coming all the way down from Continue Reading

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Monthly Winter Market 2013-2014 First and Third Saturdays  •  9am to 1pm Saturdays, December 7 & 21, 2013 Outside at the Library Lot, 7 Maple Ave., Hastings Saturdays, January 4 & 18, February 1 & 15, March 1 &15 Indoor at the James Harmon Community Center 44 Main Street, Hastings Saturdays, April 5 & 19,Continue Reading

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