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My First Stitch Fix! A Honest Review

Have you heard of Stitch Fix? Honestly, I would be really surprised if you haven't. Bloggers and YouTubers seem to love the service, it is...

Eat Like a Local! Bloggers Dish About Thier Favorite Local Restaurants...

A couple weeks ago I shared a list of my favorite local restaurants for date night in the Western Finger Lakes, as a collaborative project organized by...

Thursday Things: The Flu, Dutch Ovens, and Grocery Pick-up

Happy Thursday Friends, This week I thought we would try something new! Each Thursday I’m gonna check in with you about some of the stuff...

In search of Your Favorite Recipe For…

I am looking for recipes for some of Upstate New York's favorite regional foods, do you have one you want to share?

Rochester Reads 2017: The Enchanted

"This is an enchanted place. Others don’t see it, but I do." The enchanted place is an ancient stone prison, viewed through the eyes...

Reflections on Ethnic Foods in the Finger Lakes & The You...

I recently attended a narrative stage discussion on ethnic foods in the Finger Lakes, organized by the New York State Folklore Society. The event,...

Goodbye 2016

I was recently looking back through my archives and came to the realization I had only posted 20 times in 2016, and there was...

The Easiest Recipe Calorie Calculator

Do you ever wonder exactly how many calories are in a serving of your favorite dish? Recently someone posted a comment asking about how many...

Rochester Reads Event: Sonja Livingston & Queen of the Fall

I think authors are rock stars – so meeting an author is a terribly exciting thing for me, so I just had to share...

State of the Blog & Reader Survey Results

State of the Blog & Reader Survey Results A couple of weeks ago I asked if you could do me a small favor and answer...

2016 New Years Resolution: Avoid Under-Cooked Seafood

It seems like 2016 is flying by already! My Feedly account is full of other bloggers sharing their resolutions, words of the year, and goals....

Wishing you Peace and Happiness

As we are getting ready to turn the page on 2015, I wanted to take a moment and wish you and yours a safe...

2015 Reader Survey

I love this time of the year. I really use the time in between Christmas and New Years to evaluate the state of my...

Ohh Deer, Merry Christmas

Christmas afternoon my husband and I were able to sneak out for a walk. It was kind of grey, and not really as warm...
Christmas Ornaments

Happy Holidays, See You in 2016!

  How did it get to be Christmas week already? I still have so much to do! It has been a such a fun year! I...

A walk in the woods

The weather has been absolutely gorgeous! It has been very mild here. But I really haven't taken the time to enjoy this unusually mild...

Autumn Snow

I know every year we say it when the first snow comes, but this snow really is earlier than usual. The average date of...

Visiting the Original Family Homestead

So this weekend the family and I actually got off the farm. That's right, we got the corn picked and delivered and skedaddled out of...

Connect with Home in the Finger Lakes

It's been pretty busy here lately, we are in the middle of calving and planting on the farm and there are a ton of...

Life Lately: Week #5

What I was digging on the internets this week Why being 'nice' isn't always good Breakfast Quesadillas, going to try this! Sometimes 'plastic livestock' help you fight...
Hi! I’m Jennifer – a work at home, farmer's wife, mom to 3, living life in Upstate New York! I love sharing tasty recipes, easy do it yourself projects, and little stories of life on a farm in the Finger Lakes.

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