If you’re like most people, your New Year’s Resolution probably includes adopting a healthier lifestyle. We’d like to help you with your resolutions by always providing a guide showing where to buy the best fresh, local, and healthy foods.
Despite the frigid weather, there are still plenty of places to buy locally. There are quite a few wintertime markets in the area, including Attleboro, Carver, Easton (Oake Ames Hall + Simpson Spring), Marshfield, Mattapoisett, and Plymouth. If you’re willing to drive a little further, Pawtucket also has a thriving wintertime market, and Orleans has a nice market on the Outer Cape. I had the pleasure of attending the Orleans market this past weekend. For a small market, it drew in quite a crowd. In addition to a bounty of root crops including potatoes, carrots, beets there were also other items like butternut squash, meats, baked goods, herbs, and honey. This market also offered entertainment and a composting workshop. Read more →