Off to market…Chicago. Daley Plaza.

The farm stand may be closed for the season, but we are still out at all of our markets! Thursdays we spend the morning and afternoon in Daley Plaza. This Chicago market is the longest running farmers market in the city. The weekly market, which runs Thursdays from 7:00am-3:00pm, has a cozy feel, depsite being

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Off to Market….Elk Grove Village.

Meet Connie, market manager of the Elk Grove Village Farmer’s Market. Always pleasant and a pleasure to work with, Connie does a wonderful job running the market. The market is located in parking lot “s” between Fremont and St James St. and takes place every Saturday between the hours of  7:30am and 1:00pm. For the

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3 Easy Ways to Freeze Corn on the Cob.

  Imagine it’s February. …snow is falling and the wind is blowing below zero temperatures outside your window. You are wondering what to make your family for dinner. How about BBQ sandwiches in the crock pot and corn on the cob. A taste of summer in the middle of the coldest part of the year.

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