Tag Archives: Farmers’ Market


Saxapaaahaeeww….what?

If you haven’t been to Saxapahaw you are missing out! Once a booming mill town, the small hamlet of Saxapahaw, named so in relation to the former Sissapahaw tribe that settled the area, fell onto hard times until a few remaining community members rallied together to revitalize a whole town. And they succeeded. It is […]


Local Holiday Shopping Take 2!

  If you haven’t had enough holiday shopping- before the actual holidays, then here is another dose of Triangle/Piedmont area Holiday markets and Christmas Bazaars for your hand made, specialty item to stun the folks on your shopping list. If you are a live or die Black Friday shopper consider stepping out of your comfort […]



Fearrington Farmers’ Market

Last week I wrote about the Chatham Mills Farmers’ Market and mentioned a little about North Carolina’s agricultural history.  During this time of year, our state is plentiful with farmers’ markets and produce stands right on the side of the road.  There is nothing quite like having fresh food and not to mention, supporting North […]


Chatham Mills Farmers’ Market

North Carolina has deep roots in farming culture.  While “going green”, “eating local” and “organic” have become popular in recent years, these fads have simply been a way of life for many North Carolinians for as long as they can remember.  Through hard labor, many of the people in our community farm in order to […]