apple picking outside the city!

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the kids have a few days off school this week and so for a while we tossed around the idea to leave town and do a bigger trip since we don’t really get another break in the calendar until the holidays. but we’re also in the midst of working on a big project (which i can’t wait to share more details on soon!...

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in pennsylvania, a day at the farm!

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a couple weekends ago, organic valley kindly invited us out to one of their beautiful family owned farms in pennsylvania where we spent the day, and we all had the best time! how can you not when you’re surrounded by baby calves and chicks and the sweetest little pigs we ever did see? i think conrad’s love for farm animals grew  times 10 on this day especially, considering how he gives you the most drawn-out “moooooo” when asked what the cow says, followed by the biggest grin!...

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strawberry picking!

high on our list of things we wanted to do together this summer was pick some strawberries! there is something about good fruit straight off the vine! we rented a car and made our way up to fishkill farms (which is just beautiful, by the way) last week and had a great time picking our own fruit, running around, seeing their chickens and enjoying the change of scenery from our typical day in the bustling city....

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at the farm!

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we spent the afternoon at a friend’s farm in new jersey yesterday! we learned all about her horses and new baby chicks and how to drive a gator (name of a little tractor car thing). we got to feed the chickens and ride her tiny horse and pat a bunny and just run free in some of the most glorious weather we’ve seen so far this spring!  ...

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