I love blueberry season! And judging by the crowds I usually see at the u-pick field in July, I don’t think I’m the only one. So to help out my fellow blueberry fans, I’ve listed my best blueberry picking tips gathered over the years. Find out where your local blueberry u-pick farms are and start watching their websites […]
One of the sweetest moments in a Central New York summer is the announcement of opening day at the local blueberry u-pick farm. At my favorite farm, Swistak’s in Verona, a friendly driver will take you for a Kubota ride to a berry-laden section of their vast fields. Look at the size of these beauties we […]
We have a favorite family tradition. Every summer my daughters, my mom, and I take a trip over to the Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown, NY, to soak up the beautiful art and scenery offered there. It never gets old because the exhibits are always changing and always beautiful. We’ve been able to see some […]
One of the things I love best about Central New York is the abundance of artistic energy. You can find galleries, museums and sculpture gardens within a short drive from home. Recently on a brilliantly sunny May day, I took my daughters and a friend over to Stone Quarry Hill Art Park near Cazenovia, NY, […]
The Wild Animal Park in Chittenango, NY, is a fun place to watch animal antics like a camel making faces or a grizzly cub sucking its thumb.