South Jersey Farmers Markets opening dates for May 2015

Fresh spinach from the farmers market | southjerseylocavore.com

The Haddon Heights Farmers Market posted on its Facebook page that opening day is 19 days away. The announcement took me surprise. As excited as I am about it just being weeks until I can start planning my meals around what is in season again, it hadn’t occurred to me it would be happening so soon. […]

Must-know-about weekend events: An art open house tour in SJ and a food & farm fest in Philly

4 Towns 4 Arts | southjerseylocavore.com

November. I haven’t posted since November. And it’s April. Do you want to know how busy I’ve been? Of course, you don’t. So I’m just going to jump back in to posting all about our fabulous region, its great local foods and where to find them, the restaurants that support our local producers, the events that […]

Cookbooks by my friends make great holiday gifts

I saw a post on Dorie Greenspan’s blog titled Cookbooks by Friends: 2014 Edition. Dorie is well known for her French cuisine cookbooks, and her real life friends include authors like Ina Garten, Mark Bittman and David Lebovitz. I love the idea of shamelessly promoting your friend’s cookbooks for the holidays so I’m stealing it. […]