October is probably my favorite month of the year. Ok, Ok, maybe November is too, but October is a very special time in the Hudson Valley. With so much to do and so much to see, it is hard keep up with al that’s going on. It is often difficult to narrow down the Best … Read More
Did you know that Dutchess County is home to the Second most popular County Fair is New York State??? It’s true! It’s the Dutchess County Fair. And, let me tell you… It’s a pretty awesome Fair. In addition to their famous Summer fair, Dutchess County is also home to several unique places to visit. And … Read More
Honey, Fresh Produce and Soaps, Oh my! Damn Good Honey Farm is a small working farm and weekend Farm Store in Ulster County, NY. First off… How much do you love their name?!?! It seems the further North you drive from NYC, the more farms and farm stands/farm stores you find. But how do they differ … Read More
I’m going to tell you a little story… When we purchased our home in 2013, we were living in Yonkers. We loved the idea of moving to Orange County, NY and looked forward to it all. It took us some time to settle into our new surroundings and get a feel for how close and how … Read More
Did you know that you don’t have to drive far to buy farm fresh produce and freshly made products? If you were like me, you grew up in a home where fresh produce was only bought at the supermarket or during our yearly traditional trip to go apple picking. Hudson Valley Farmers’ Markets are a … Read More
With another Hudson Valley school break just around the corner, I’m sure you’re trying to think of things you can do for free in the Hudson Valley or, at least, do inexpensively. The problem is, that most places that are both convenient and fun can also cost a lot of money, especially for a larger … Read More
Want to know how I Plan the Perfect Apple Picking Outings Year after Year? By being prepared… Download the FREE PDF List of Orchards so you can be prepared too!