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Posts Tagged With: pumpkin picking

Family Farm Festival at Middle Valley Farms Tomorrow: Sunday, September 20th from 11am-4pm

By: Roxy on 09/19/09 @ 7:36 pm

Yes, I should have given all of you a bit more advance notice about this fun family event, but I have been quite busy hosting Rex’s family reunion this weekend.  Tomorrow — Sunday, September 20th, 2009, from 11am until 4pm  – is the second annual Schiff & Mendham Junior Women’s Club (MJWC) Family Farm Festival at [...]

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Maddie’s First Grade Class Trip to Stony Hill Farm in Chester, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 10/28/08 @ 12:01 am

Last week, I had the good fortune to chaperone Maddie’s first grade class trip to Stony Hill Farm in Chester, New Jersey. The first graders, teachers, and a handful of moms and dads boarded the school buses in front of Mendham Township Elementary School at 9:00am on Tuesday, October 21st and made the quick trip [...]

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Alstede Farms Pumpkins in Action at Roxy’s Annual Halloween Pumpkin Carving Dinner

By: Roxy on 10/19/08 @ 10:25 pm

Boo! I posted a couple weeks back about our family’s trip to Alstede Farms in Chester, NJ to pick out our pumpkins for our annual pumpkin carving evening with our good friends Hope and Michael and their four kids.  Friday was the big night, and the kids were all really creative with their carving designs.
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Pumpkin Picking and Harvest Moon Hayrides at Alstede Farms in Chester, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 10/5/08 @ 8:39 pm

Our family never lets the Fall season slip by without a trip to Alstede Farms in Chester, New Jersey. When we first moved out here in October 2003, we invited our best friends from New York City’s West Village to come out to see how country folk live in the Roxiticus Valley, including pick your [...]

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A-Maze-ing: Corn Maze at Ort Farms in Long Valley, New Jersey

By: Roxy on 10/4/08 @ 7:21 pm

I found this A-Maze-ing aerial view photograph of the corn maze at Ort Farms in Long Valley, NJ, by Joyce Bambach in the Chester Observer-Tribune and it forced me to make a confession to you, dear readers…London, Maddie, Rex and I have never gone into a corn maze.  When I see a photo like this one, [...]

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