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Berry Picking

Strawberry and Berry Picking In Lake County

June 15, 2020 Tracy Rubel 2

Editor’s note: updated to reflect current Phase 3 conditions. My kids can’t get enough of berries. For them, the only thing better than eating sweet strawberries, blueberries, and raspberries is picking them. We are very […]

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Farmers Market

2020 Farmers Markets

May 12, 2020 Melissa Haak 1

Farmers Markets are one of our favorite summer activities. In a normal year, Lake County has enough markets that you could visit one almost every day of the week. This year Farmers Markets are going […]

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Pumpkin Patches

Pumpkin Patches in Lake County

September 25, 2019 Tracy Rubel 0

In Fall, it is practically your civic duty to have a pumpkin outside of your home. Lots of places sell them, but it’s less fun to grab one at the grocery store when you can […]

Farmers Market

Fall Farmers Market Update

September 23, 2019 Melissa Haak 0

The crisp air and the colorful leaves on the trees signal both the end of the summer farmers markets and the beginning of several fall markets in Lake County. If you hurry, you can catch the […]

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Apple Orchards

U-Pick Apple Orchards in Lake County

August 26, 2019 Tracy Rubel 0

Apple picking is one of those fall activities that my whole family enjoys. We all have fun picking fresh fruit from the trees and then eating apple cider donuts afterward. It has become a yearly […]

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