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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!

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Saturday Market Report: Hope St.

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.


Chefs offer up the flavors of August in Rhode Island

We’re lucky to be living in a place that boasts such a thriving culinary scene. Rhode Island’s breezy coasts and fertile inland soils produce fine wines, succulent shellfish, plump fruits and delicate greens. They’re the perfect mix for a cadre of inspired chefs who know how to craft these quintessentially Rhode Island ingredients to thrill… Continue reading Chefs offer up the flavors of August in Rhode Island

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Beach Bound!

It was another scorcher this weekend so Jim and the girls and I headed down to Roger Wheeler State Beach. in Narragansett. A gorgeous beach with nice facilities, fluffy soft sand and pretty calm waves. Jim and I grew up going to the beaches in New Hampshire (yes, NH DOES have a coastline! 13miles of… Continue reading Beach Bound!

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Summer Coolers: Pimm’s Cup

It’s going to be a scorcher this weekend, best to stay in the shade and keep yourself refreshed. I recommend, my favorite Summer Cooler this year: a Pimm’s Cup. Pimm’s is a brand of alcoholic beverages, the most popular being the Pimm’s No. 1 Cup, a gin-based beverage served either on ice or in cocktails.… Continue reading Summer Coolers: Pimm’s Cup

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Jen’s Dish Radio Show: Besto Pesto

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