Category Archives: Purveyors

Tips for the Farmers Market

Farmers Market season is in full swing here in the northeast with a market happening almost every day, somewhere around here. I try and hit the small, local markets a few times each season, and some of the bigger ones … Continue reading

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Ciao Bella

Dear Diary – Long time no see! I apologize for not writing sooner, but things have just been so BUSY that I haven’t had time! What with the whirlwind trip to Vegas that involved 1) the best meal I never … Continue reading

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Local Gems

What’s for dinner tonight? It’s a question we ask every day. And if you are my husband, your daily query comes no later than 10:45 am. Some days, the answer is a lovingly home cooked meal. The next day, the … Continue reading

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Spring is on the way

So yesterday I found myself with a couple hours to kill in the Waltham area. After a very nice lunch with blog partner Erica (and an overly energetic waitress), I learned that the meeting scheduled for the afternoon had been … Continue reading

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Blizzards Are for Blogging!

Is there a better activity for a cold snowy afternoon than sitting down with a glass of wine & some new technology (iPad!) to write about festive holiday fare? I think not. Not unless you are also wearing new flannel … Continue reading

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Fresh produce. Locally grown in New England. In December.

Readers living outside of New England, especially anyone in the South or West, will think “so what!?!” But up north, here, once the ground freezes in Central MA, and the local farm stands close up, we are limited to trucked-in … Continue reading

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Where Do You Wine?

Friday. Is there any better word in the professional lexicon? When it’s time to celebrate the end of the work week, where do you stop on your way home? I stop at Hopkinton Wine & Spirits. A mere 5 miles from … Continue reading

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