ROCHESTER, Mich. – April 13, 2011 – After what seems like a never-ending winter, spring has officially sprung!  And what better way to start the season than at the Downtown Rochester Farmers’ Market Opening Day on Saturday, May 7.    Celebrating its 12th season, the Farmers’ Market is a frequent stop for area residents to enjoy the vibrant colors, aromas and flavors of southeast Michigan’s growing season.  Located at the corner of E. Third and Water Street, just one block east of Main … [Read more...]

Dear Crabby, My Kids Won’t Eat Their Veggies!

Dear Crabby, My kids won't eat any of the vegetables that I make for them. I'm trying so hard to be a health conscious mom, but they just will not eat any vegetables, no matter how I prepare them.  What can I do? Sincerely, Healthy Hannah Dear Healthy Hannah, I know this battle all too well.  I remember all the antics and struggles that took place in my house while the vegetables were being served.  Mrs. Crabby bought books, went to classes, called the neighbors, sprinkled sugar on … [Read more...]