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Hummock Island oyster farm tour

On morning walks in our neighborhood, we’ll often see boats checking in on the oyster beds right off Morningside. I always wish they would sell those oysters right here…

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Get Back Inc – Open Showroom 6/17/17

To this day,  Get Back Inc remains one of my favorite Connecticut businesses I’ve photographed for this blog.  I love the vintage American industrial furniture. Most of what you’ll…

Trout Lily Farm in Guilford, CT

Trout Lily Farm

Somehow, somewhere… I discovered Trout Lily Farm on Facebook. I fell in love with the beautiful blooms from this North Guilford farm (about 10 minutes north of 1-95) and…

Warrups Farm in Redding CT

Pumpkin Picking at Warrup’s Farm

Last year I fell in love with Warrup’s Farm in Redding, Connecticut. It’s a bit of a trip up north of the Merritt Parkway, but on a beautiful Fall…

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The Institute Library’s 2015 Flying Pig Roast

Who could resist a name like the Flying Pig Roast? Last Sunday was the 3rd annual fundraiser for the Institute Library in New Haven. Headlining dinner was an…

Apple Picking at Bishops in Guilford, CT

Apple Picking at Bishop’s Orchard in Guilford

The last time I went apple picking it was 87 degrees out. There was a line to get into the parking lot and a long line to pay….

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Community Table, revisited

We first met Marcell Davidsen at his ambitious Ny Haven pop-up dinner in 2014. I vividly remember arriving quite late thanks to a last-minute trip to the pediatrician. I…

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Back 40 Farm in Washington, Ct

Tag along on a tour of Back 40 Farm in Washington Depot, Connecticut. Lesley and Bill King are the husband and wife team behind this organic farm and…

Arethusa Dairy Farm

Arethusa Dairy Farm

Want to meet the source of the delicious  Arethusa Dairy cheese, milk and butter? We did on a road trip to Litchfield, Connecticut. After your barn visit, I recommend…

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Dinner at Eddy Farm in Newington

Welcome to Eddy Farm – the only working farm in the town of Newington, Connecticut. This land has been with same family for multiple generations and that very connection brought me north for…