Remember our trip to the organic strawberry farm?
Well, today I am over at Beating Broke sharing tips on how to find a pick your own farm and some tips for going there with kids. Here is an excerpt:
Ah, summertime. If you are a foodie, summertime brings so many food joys—fresh, ripe strawberries, juicy blueberries, crunchy asparagus. There are many food delights that are available in summer that aren’t available for most of the country for most of the year.
Sure, you can buy strawberries shipped in from a foreign country in January, but they are often devoid of taste and don’t taste nearly as good as those you can buy in June near your home.
Since there are likely farmers in your area who grow the seasonal produce you crave, why not take a trip out to the farm to pick some of the produce on your own? Taking such a trip is a great way to spend time together as a family, plus you benefit both nutritionally and financially. (Click here to continue reading.)
Would love to hear your own tips and comments.