Current Happenings in Centre County and Scotland

We are far away from home, but an email I received reminded me of all the wonderful fruits and veggies that are now in season in Centre County.  Find out what they are and where they can be purchased here.

Also, today at the  Boalsburg Farmers Market, there will be another cooking demonstration as well as great items to purchase and live music. Check it out here.

In rainy Edinburgh, we happily “carry on”, as the queen says.  We were surprised to find out that she is here in this city this week, celebrating Scotland as part of her Diamond Jubilee.  Which meant that we could not tour her “house.”  That would be the Palace of Holyroodhouse.

The upside of this is that Will and Kate will be here on Thursday for a coronation and a parade!

Our eating adventures continue.  Today we walked the Royal Mile and toured St. Mary’s Close.  We purchased buttery Shortbread House of Edinburg shortbread for that great hubby of mine from a gourmet food store.  He pronounced it very good.

About these ads
Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

  • "I see cooking much more as art (and magic) than as science, and I really believe it should be fun. If more people saw it that way -- instead of as a chore -- they'd be inclined to do it much more often."  --Winnie Abramson, Nutritionist, Cookbook Author, and Contributor to Food52
  • Recipes

  • Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 16 other followers

  • RSS Spring Creek Homesteading

  • Archives

  • Blog Stats

    • 5,308 hits

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

%d bloggers like this: