Post Archives tagged ‘berkshire county’

fresh. local. berkshire.

Posted on: June 7th, 2012 by
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it's a beautiful world out there....appreciate  the wonders that surround you.....

one word: chocolate.

Posted on: June 2nd, 2012 by
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~~~first, a full admission. i am a chocolate addict. i'm not even sure thats quite a strong enough term for it, because i tend to see it more of a primal urge. something that i cannot imagine living without. take my car, my jewelry, even my money, but do not deny me my chocolate.  though my waistline and my purse often dictate my actual contact with the stuff, i do my Continue reading the story "one word: chocolate."

picking fruit

Posted on: May 11th, 2012 by

     being born and raised in  the heart of the berkshires, picking fruit was pretty much considered a right of passage......when i was a tiny girl, i remember being carted by my grandparents and elders to the picking sites, and playing while they picked, eating as many berries as my little stomach could i grew into a Continue reading the story "picking fruit"

an upside down sort of spring

Posted on: March 27th, 2012 by
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     ~~ SPRING arrived here in the berkshires in a backwards sort of way, well actually, it arrived in the midst of what should have been winter. though winter, itself, could have been described as spring like this year.....very upside down to say the least....
     winter took its sweet time getting here this year, and it remained so mild throughout the season, that there was Continue reading the story "an upside down sort of spring"

summer fun….

Posted on: August 14th, 2011 by
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~school is finally out here in the berkshires....and summer is definitely setting in.  color is abundant everywhere that you look....wild reds and blues from local, mating birds...rolling hills of every shade of green imaginable....dancing meadows that hold lighter, but still brilliant shades from local flowers...the weather has been especially nice so far, and we are all hoping for a sunny and warm summer.... ~with the school Continue reading the story "summer fun…."

wildlife sanctuaries

Posted on: June 4th, 2011 by
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the berkshires not only boasts mile after mile of beautiful woodlands, but many of them are protected by law....on this sunny day, i had the pleasure of walking through two of our area sanctuaries that are run by the mass audobon the morning, i was a volunteer for my child's class field trip to pleasant Continue reading the story "wildlife sanctuaries"

spring blossoming

Posted on: April 30th, 2011 by
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spring daffodils

its springtime in the berkshires, finally....i hope.....the snow has fallen and fallen and fallen this past winter....but now, spring is everywhere, and color is where it shows its face most boldly...the sunny daffodils with their yellows and oranges, hyacinths and other flowers smiling at you with their spring colors...striking forsythias catch your eye as you Continue reading the story "spring blossoming"