South Jersey Farmers Markets opening dates for May 2015

Fresh spinach from the farmers market |

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. […]

Locavore odds and ends: At Tortilla Press and Bistro Di Marino in Collingswood, you no longer have to bring your own

Farm and Fisherman Tavern & Market free fixins bar for the $5 Happy Hour burger in May | southjerseylocavore

Now that spring is finally in full swing (yet I’m still sitting at my desk with the space heater next to me), it’s time to get back to my weekly odds and ends on Fridays – a roundup of news, event, and anything else I find relevant. Big, exciting news! Beginning this week, The Tortilla […]

Locavore odds and ends: By this time next week, there will be farmers markets!

Rittenhouse Farmers Market |

Earlier this week, I posted the opening dates for farmers markets in South Jersey that open in May. On Wednesday, May 1, the Westmont Farmers Market will kick off the season, followed closely by the Collingswood Farmers Market the following Saturday morning. It’s a beautiful Saturday morning as I type this, and I wish there […]