Category Archives: Farms

Dondero Orchards

Strawberry season is upon us and I am doing my darnedest to enjoy it to the fullest. For me, that means going out and picking them as many times as possible. Some of my favorite places in Massachusetts to pick … Continue reading

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Bolton Orchards

Did you ever visit somewhere on a day trip, enjoy it immensely, only to completely forget the name a few years later? In college my parents drove up to Massachusetts every year for my birthday and we would spend a … Continue reading

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Phil’s Apples

Last month, I went apple picking back when it was “Augtober,” prime time for apple picking but unseasonably warm. Always searching for a new farm, my research brought me to Phil’s Apples, a charming orchard in Harvard, MA. Phil’s is a small … Continue reading

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Brooksby Farm

When selecting a place to go apple picking, the apples and the gorgeous fall setting are important factors, but just as important to me is the quality of the cider donuts. As for orchards that lack donuts, well, you probably … Continue reading

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Wilson Farm Girls’ Night Out

I go to farms all the time, but it is rare that I get to spend time on a farm at night. Last Friday, I got to do just that at Wilson Farm‘s Girls’ Night Out. I was not sure … Continue reading

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Wilson Farm

Once again, it is doughnut time. And today, the doughnuts are brought to you by Wilson Farm in Lexington, MA. About a week ago, I received a tweet from @WilsonFarmChef, also known as chef Todd, following my post about Verrill … Continue reading

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Honeypot Hill Orchard

After lunch at Verrill Farm, we decided to continue west on 117 towards Stow, MA. When you reach Stow on 117, you come to a fun intersection where you can choose any of three apple orchards. Shelburne Farm, Honeypot Hill … Continue reading

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