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It's Tomato Time!

It’s Tomato Time! posted on Sep 6

Just recently, the New England Vegetable and Berry Growers Association, in cooperation with the Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources and Mass Farmers’ Markets, hosted the 33rd annual Massachusetts Tomato Contest.  The contest was held in the amazing KITCHEN at the Boston Public Market, courtesy of the   …Continue Reading It’s Tomato Time!

Super Bowl Picnic!

Super Bowl Picnic! posted on Jan 27

Our much-beloved New England Patriots are contending for the Super Bowl again this year! And the big questions are…who will you watch the game with? What will the best commercial be?  And, let’s face it—what goodies are we going to eat? Back in the days   …Continue Reading Super Bowl Picnic!

Tackling Your New Year’s Resolutions!

Tackling Your New Year’s Resolutions! posted on Jan 9

It’s January.  And I can tell…not from the wintry weather or the after-Christmas sales…but from the number of prospective members I see getting tours of the gym while I’m trying to fit in my (less frequent than I’d like) workout. January 1st marks the start   …Continue Reading Tackling Your New Year’s Resolutions!

Snacking Made Easy… But Is It Too Easy?

Snacking Made Easy… But Is It Too Easy? posted on May 16

By: Rachel Colchamiro and Louisa Paine My kids haven’t been toddlers in many years, but I am lucky to have a few nieces and nephews to enjoy watching go through that stage all over again.  As a nutritionist, I probably pay more attention to food   …Continue Reading Snacking Made Easy… But Is It Too Easy?

Super Bowl Picnic!

Super Bowl Picnic! posted on Jan 26

Our much-beloved New England Patriots are contending for the Super Bowl this Sunday! And the big questions are…who will you watch the game with? What will the best commercial be?  And, let’s face it—what goodies are we going to eat? Back in the days before   …Continue Reading Super Bowl Picnic!