Category: Food & Eating

Grateful for Our Local Bounty

This article was first published in 2015. This year’s Thanksgiving dinner was the first we’ve hosted at our home in Trumansburg, NY. Since moving here, my husband Marc and I have been blown away by our proximity to wonderful locally grown and crafted food and drink, so we thought it would be a fun and rewarding experience to source most of […]

Category: The Big Picture

It’s Crunch Time! Trumansburg Students to Join Big Apple Crunch October 19

By Kate Frazer For many of us living in Tompkins County, fall feels incomplete without a candied apple from the Apple Harvest Festival, cider donuts from Littletree Orchards, or a cider tasting at the Finger Lakes Cider House. But there’s something magical about apples in their purest form—plucked right from the tree and savored in […]

Category: Food & Eating

Grateful for Our Local Bounty

This year’s Thanksgiving dinner was the first we’ve hosted at our home in Trumansburg, NY. Since moving here, my husband Marc and I have been blown away by our proximity to wonderful locally grown and crafted food and drink, so we thought it would be a fun and rewarding experience to source most of the ingredients for our meal as close to […]

Category: The Big Picture

It Takes a Village: A Lawn-to-Garden Revolution Grows in T’burg

by Kate Frazer I’ve been eyeing Peter Ott’s garden with a mix of awe and envy since moving to the Village of Trumansburg a year ago. Unlike many grassy yards in small towns across the U.S., there’s hardly an inch of his half-acre Washington Street lot that’s not growing something intended to feed or heal. […]

Category: The Big Picture

A Moving Feast

Something is simmering in The Finger Lakes. The region has slowly and steadily become one of the country’s premier areas for wine, agritourism and farm-to-table dining. If you live here, you’ve likely tasted bread from Wide Awake Bakery, doused pancakes with Sapsquatch Pure Maple Syrup, sipped wine from Heron Hill or Damiani. Restaurateurs, cider-, wine- […]