Farm Markets

Victoria Day Weekend

Victoria Day Weekend

We had a very tight schedule for Victoria Day weekend. Finally, some fresh produce became available at local farms and markets, and the weather was dry and warm enough for the gardening. Long story short – on Sunday morning we got on the road. Willowtree Farm is only 20 […]

St Jacob’s Farmers’ Market

St Jacob’s Farmers’ Market

This year so far, spring has been quite disappointing. The cold and stormy weather was dominating the entire month of April and the beginning of May was no different.  Last Friday, Ontario was hit with severe thunderstorms and damaging winds. By the time I had arrived […]

27 Country Market – European Meat

27 Country Market – European Meat

A couple of years ago on Applefest in Bowmanville, our attention was drawn to a very energetic fella who was selling meat products. He was talking non-stop and handing out delicious smoked pepperette samples to the customers. We ended up buying salami and pepperettes at that […]

Cobourg

Cobourg

Cobourg is the largest town and seat of Northumberland County. It’s been about two years since the last time we visited this place. I forgot how gorgeous Cobourg downtown is. Cobourg Marina is considered one of the best on Lake Ontario. This time we went […]

Niagara-on-the-Lake

Niagara-on-the-Lake

Traveling towards Niagara on a Saturday has never been an easy task. That day it was close to impossible – construction and rain helped QEW become a giant parking lot. After three hours of crawling, we finally arrived in St. Catharines. Our first stop was Tim Horton’s. […]

Linton’s Farm Market

Linton’s Farm Market

Linton’s Farm Market is the closest market to our house. It takes a few minutes for us to get there. There is always a great choice of fresh homegrown vegetables and fruits, jams, preserves, honey, maple syrup and more. We love to come here for strawberries […]