Tag 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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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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Kimball Farm Ice Cream

On Saturday, I was on a mission to go berry picking. Either blueberry or raspberry would do. If you are a fruit-picking and farm fanatic like I am, you might want to check out this map. It’s the Massachusetts Agricultural … 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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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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West on 117

There are hundreds of small local roads in Massachusetts from which to view the beautiful fall foliage at this time of year. One of my favorite of these roads is Route 117. An added bonus of this road is that … Continue reading

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