Day Trip: Bauman’s Farm and Garden- Gervais

By Emy Sloan

 

Bauman’s Farm and Garden in Gervais, Oregon has got a great playground and farm store. It’s a wonderful place to buy fresh produce and bakery goods, nursery items and more. Continue reading “Day Trip: Bauman’s Farm and Garden- Gervais”

Healthy Treats: Strawberry Beet Banana Smoothies & Frozen Pops!

By Emy Sloan

 

My kids are all about smoothies and frozen pops. Icy cold treats are their favorite! I love that when I make smoothies at home I have the power to sneak in tons of extra vitamins and nutrients (raw veggies, organic yogurts, peanut butter, seeds, grains, etc.) The possibilities are endless!  Continue reading “Healthy Treats: Strawberry Beet Banana Smoothies & Frozen Pops!”

U-Pick Berry Picking: Stuart Olson Farms in Salem

By Emy Sloan

Stuart Olson Farms in Salem is a great place to go to stock up on fresh locally grown berries and fruit.

Consisting of approximately 200 acres, Olson farms has it all. There are strawberries, raspberries, cherries, blueberries, peaches, nectarines and apples available for seasonal U-pick. Continue reading “U-Pick Berry Picking: Stuart Olson Farms in Salem”

Delicious Eats: The Shortcake Stand (& Playground) at E.Z. Orchards Farm Market

By Emy Sloan

The shortcake stand at E.Z. Orchards Farm Market is one of the BEST places in Salem to enjoy a fresh seasonal treat. They offer sundaes, milkshakes, ice cream cones, espresso and more! Of course they’re most famous for their giant shortcakes. Continue reading “Delicious Eats: The Shortcake Stand (& Playground) at E.Z. Orchards Farm Market”