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Make a Visit to a Farmers’ Market This Summer!

Farmers’ markets are back!!  A sign of summer approaching is the opening of outdoor farmers’ markets.  Farmers’ markets are a terrific source of fresh, seasonal, and locally grown foods.  The good news is they are making a comeback and are cropping up in more and more places.  Some markets are as simple as a small [...]

Asparagus Soup and Cherry Blossoms

Cherry blossoms usher in spring for the Washington, DC area.  My husband and I decided to go downtown and walk along the paths near the Jefferson Memorial and Washington Monument among the cherry trees.  We went early one morning trying to beat the crowds.    When the cherry trees are in full bloom you walk beneath [...]