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'Holland in Haymarket' Brings the Hues of the Netherlands to Northern Virginia

Erin Ruberry | Posted 07.06.2014 | Home
Erin Ruberry

With flights from Washington, D.C. to Amsterdam averaging around $1500 this spring, my trip to the tulips may have to wait. But just 45 minutes outside the Nation's Capital is another garden with a propitious nickname: "Holland in Haymarket."

Hunting and Gathering

Anne Maxfield | Posted 10.07.2013 | Home
Anne Maxfield

Have you ever noticed that when people get together to do something like pick blueberries things change?

Poughkeepsie Farm Project

Anne Maxfield | Posted 09.10.2013 | Home
Anne Maxfield

Seeing all the Asian veggies at the Poughkeepsie Farm Project's CSA gave me an idea for a version of my favorite Thai mint fried rice.

Strawberry Season: Pick and Preserve

Sharon Kitchens | Posted 08.26.2013 | Home
Sharon Kitchens

Do you enjoy them out of the basket, dipped in chocolate, or frozen into ice cubes (a brilliant way to beautify your next glass of lemonade)?

Pick Your Own Rosh Hashanah Apples (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.29.2011 | DC

Extend your Rosh Hashanah festivities through the weekend by heading out to pick your own apples. Yes, it's getting late in apple season, but some are...

PHOTOS: Scavanger Hunts, Berry Picking And 7 Other Awesome Summer Activities

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

We all want to live greener lives and what better way to do so then to green our summer fun? From the extra boost of vitamin D to the jolt of exercise...

Amazing Pumpkins To Prepare For Halloween! (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Hooray! Fall is here and Halloween is just around the corner! HuffPost Green gathered these awesome pumpkin photos in order to celebrate the beautiful...

PHOTOS: The Beautiful Apple Orchards Of Fall

Eve Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

In honor of fall and apple picking season, HuffPost Green thought we'd put together these beautiful photos of some apple orchards. We hope they inspir...

Picking Apples: Everything You Need To Know

Mother Nature Network | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Before you go to gather a bushel or two, it's a good idea to know what you want to do with your bounty of apples in upcoming weeks. Will you use them ...