Farm Fresh RI · Farmers' Market · Folk Music · Green · Hope St. Market · Live Music

Farmer’s Market Bounty

Lately I’ve been trying to make it to my local Farmer’s Market every Saturday. It’s not too far away, located on Hope Street at Lippet Park in Providence, RI. It’s a fun bustling market where I’m always bound to run into someone I know. Most of the time I go in not knowing what to get. Well… Continue reading Farmer’s Market Bounty

Apples · Cider · Farm Fresh RI · Oysters · Pawtucket · Pea Greens · Providence · Queso Blanco · Wintertime Farmer's Market

It’s been awhile!!

I know, you haven’t heard from me in quite some time. It’s not like I haven’t wanted to write, I have just been very busy with my full-time job. One of the best parts of my busy week is managing the Wintertime Farmer’s Market in Pawtucket, RI every Saturday. This market has an amazing vibe.… Continue reading It’s been awhile!!

Belmont Market · Buckeyes · Dave's Marketplace · Eastside Marketplace · Farm Fresh RI · Lacerda's Farm · OSU · Potatoes · Quonset View Farm · Ruggieri's Market · Spuds · Young Family Farm

Introducing: RI Royals!

I know what you’re thinking, a new baseball team?!! No, silly I dish about food not sports! (except of course the OSU Buckeyes!) Local Potato Farmers Team Up With Local Spuds Ready: Now Harvest season is upon us, and there is no time like the present to strengthen the local food movement by visiting your… Continue reading Introducing: RI Royals!

Corn Tortillas · Farm Fresh RI · Farmers' Market · peaches · Pizza · Zucchini

Mom, What’s for Dinner????

“What is for dinner”, you might say to yourself. Believe me, as a busy mom of 2 daughters ages 11 & 3 ½ yrs, I know how hard it is to come up with varied, healthy – and let’s not forget- yummy, meals for my family night after night. To keep my oldest daughter enthused… Continue reading Mom, What’s for Dinner????

Arcadian Fields · Beach Rose Cafe · carrots · Celctic Clays · Farm Fresh RI · Hope St. Market · Kitchen and Table of Wickford · Pepper Jack Cheese · Wickford

Saturday Foodie Field Trip: Wickford

Despite the gloomy forecast of showers for the day; my Mom and I along with the girls went off to the Hope St. Market this morning.At the market we picked out some bright orange & pale yellow carrots from Bettencourt Farm (Hi Al!). Bought (bribed the girls really, “We won’t be long at the market!… Continue reading Saturday Foodie Field Trip: Wickford

Basil · Besto Pesto · casey farm · crusty french bread · East Side Marketplace · Farm Fresh RI · Farmers' Market · Farmstead Downcity · Pesto · Summer · Urban Edge Farm · Whole Foods · Zephyr Farm

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

Farm Fresh RI · Farmers' Market · Gardens · Narragansett · New England · Plant · Sale · SCLT

Upcoming Rhode Island Food Events

Southside Community Land Trust Rare and Unusual Plant Sale (16th annual) Saturday May 17, 2008 10 am-2 pm. Sunday May 18, 2008 10am-2pm.City Farm, Dudley and West Clifford streets, Providence. 273-9419; More than 14,000 organically raised plants available including culinary and medicinal herbs for kitchen windowsill gardens; vegetables for backyard and container gardens; flowering annuals;… Continue reading Upcoming Rhode Island Food Events