Working (really hard) from Home

Is this real life? Every day I’ve been waking up with an initial sense of confusion when I remember that the way coronavirus has taken over our lives is in fact reality. When we initially took steps to work from home and begin social distancing, I was overcome...

Date Night with Eliot

For the past few months, my Tuesday nights have been dubbed “date night” with my boyfriend’s six year old son, Eliot. It’s just the two of us, pal-ing around Akron, playing games, watching movies, or making up dance routines in the living room....

Winter Market: Still Got It

Just because it’s February doesn’t mean my farmers’ market finds dwindle. Our Saturday market at Old Trail School is still brimming with great things – my shopping list can prove it. Things I’m jamming on lately include:   spinach (I...

Press Release: Countryside Farmers’ Market at Highland Square

Countryside Farmers’ Market at Highland Square Returns to Will Christy Park Countryside welcomes new and returning vendors to apply. Peninsula, Ohio –Countryside announces the return of the farmers’ market in Highland Square, marking the sixteenth season of this...

A Case of the Winter Doldrums

This time of year is hard. It’s dark, it’s gloomy, the days are short, and I’m cold all the time. To top it off, market days are few and far between and the work of a farmers’ market manager changes drastically. Just like a farmer, the job of a...