Outdoor Foodie Fun

“Kids, Meet Food Trucks”, In Boston, MA

Sure, you could step off the Greenway and into Faneuil Hall, but why not introduce your kids to the wonder that is food truck dining? There are terrific options for any whim from grilled cheese to bánh mi, but we recommend The Clover Food Lab. It’s the future of healthy and tasty fast food after all, and […]

Give the gift of pesto

Easy to grow. And make. If you’re looking for a local (and we mean local) meal to serve the special mom in your life, pesto is a winner even if you rarely go through the cabinets in your kitchen.  It’s almost a lock that you have pasta, olive oil, salt, and pepper in the house […]

Verrill Farm

Munch brunch, then sally forth. Celebrate Mom at Verrill Farm‘s annual brunch at their Concord farm. It costs a little money($30/adult, $10/kids under 10), but you’ll be eating outside(under tents) with views of their farm’s fields and there’s usually some stuff for kids to climb on and have a little fun. Everyone gets outside, everyone gets fed, […]

Dine In, Outside at The Farm Bar & Grill in Essex, MA

If it isn’t raining, it’s worth driving to The Farm Bar and Grill in Essex for lunch or an early dinner. They have an outdoor patio and a fenced in backyard area complete with horseshoes, corn hole, and a volleyball court. It’s the kind of place parents can watch their kids run around and have fun while […]

Run In and Eat Later in Gloucester, MA

There are plenty of grocery stores on Cape Ann but none are as unique as Common Crow in downtown Gloucester. They focus on locally grown food and also provide prepared food to go as well. It’s a perfect place to stock up before hitting the trails.  

Plant A Blueberry Bush In Your Backyard

Planting a tree is great but when it comes to family time ROI for yard work nothing can beat a few blueberry bushes. Here are a few tips to make it as painless as possible. Picking There are many varieties to choose from but the key is to select a few varieties that bear fruit […]