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Tag - Farmer's Markets

Posted on December 03, 2015 at 3:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Free in Fort Wayne: Winter Edition

*This post was updated in November 2017.*

 

During the summer, it may be great to get out and enjoy the weather and catch a quick and cheap bite from a food truck, but during the winter, it can be hard to even want to get out of the house. The Midwest winter months can be brutal, but we can make it a little better with many free and nearly free options.

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Update: As of 2017, Tanglewood Berry Farm is no longer in operation.

Tanglewood Berry Farm, located in southwest Fort Wayne on Hadley Rd., is a family-owned USDA-certified organic farm. Known regionally for its expansive selection of strawberries, raspberries and blackberries, Tanglewood is

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Posted on July 24, 2014 at 10:00:00 am by Holley T.

Fort Wayne for Millennials

Swinney1Usually defined as people born in the 1980s and 1990s, Millennials recently usurped Baby Boomers as the largest generation. Despite our overwhelming presence in the world, we are often still a bit of an overlooked group. We are often deemed as antisocial (constantly on our phones) or still

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Posted on July 19, 2013 at 5:00:38 am by Whitney C.

Five Reasons to Shop Your Local Farmers Market

One of the most wonderful things about living in the Midwest is the access to the best kind of food - fresh food. During the summer months Fort Wayne abounds with fresh food, crafts, and plants from the local artisans and farms around Northeast Indiana. If you have never shopped at a farmers ... More ›

Posted on January 04, 2013 at 9:00:00 am by Heather S.

Parent/Child Date Nights: For Your Daughter

Do you have regular Mommy/Daughter or Daddy/Daughter date nights? It's something special my family started in the past year. If you have more than one child, I think it's especially important for kids to get one-on-one time with each parent. If your child is a fan of quality time, then this

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Posted on June 20, 2012 at 10:55:20 am by Amber F.

What to Expect at Barr Street Market

Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana (YLNI) is gearing up for the 8th season of the Barr Street Market, which opens on Saturday, July 7. Located at the corner of Barr and Wayne Streets, directly behind the History Center, the market is open Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., July 7 through ... More ›

Posted on October 09, 2011 at 6:41:44 am by Lynn S.

Farm Fun at Fort Wayne's Salomon Farm!

salomon1pence As a "green" parent and blogger, I have a special place in my heart for organic farming. Our son has suffered from severe food allergies and intolerances since he was a baby. His skin was covered with eczema that caused frustration, anxiety and stress...but led us down a path that we would ... More ›

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