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Weekend Market Picks August 23 & 24, 2014: Brooklyn Night Bazaar

It’s late summer, and we all really need to focus on squeezing all the fun we possibly can before fall comes with its busy schedules and expectations for the rest of the year. So grab your friends and go enjoy the relaxed vibes, great food, and incredible innovation in the

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When Life Gives You Watermelon, Make Watermelon Juice

A few days ago, we bought a big, sweet, seedless watermelon from Michisk’s Farm at the Union Square Greenmarket. We snarfed up half of it, and then it sat in the fridge. Half a watermelon takes up a LOT of space. This morning, James said, “I know! Let’s make watermelon

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New Glory Days for the Chelsea Flea Market

  When the news came out that the Antiques Garage was finally closing down earlier this summer, we all cried, “Nooooooooooo!!!” Right? While nobody is sadder than yours truly when a market closes (well, except for the market owners, managers and vendors), I am happy to say that the loss

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Extending The Summer With A Sweet Juicy Watermelon

James loves watermelon. We simply have not had enough of it this summer. So yesterday in the Union Square Greenmarket, the plump, seedless watermelons from Michisk’s Farm caught his eye. We stepped under the tent, where we heard a woman say to the farmer, “You have the sweetest watermelons in

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Weekend Market Picks August 16 & 17, 2014: Farmers Market Bounty

  If ever there was a time to shop as much as you can in your local farmers market, it is right now. James and I walked through the Union Square Greenmarket yesterday on the way back from lunch, and we ended up with an abundance of my very favorite

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