LANESBOROUGH — Yesterday afternoon my husband, 12-year-old son, Shea, and I headed to Matt Reilly’s in Lanesborough to enjoy a little lunch and jet ski racing lakeside at Pontoosuc. It was hot and exciting (smelled a little like gas from time to time), but a good time was had by all. In fact, it was(…)
PITTSFIELD — Farmers Markets in the Berkshires are in full swing, and Monica Bliss took her camera to the Pittsfield Farmer’s Market last week to show you what you’ve missing if you haven’t stopped by yet.
PITTSFIELD — It’s hard to believe you can find utterly scrumptious fare in a truck, but hundreds of people gathered in Pittsfield last weekend for the first-ever Food Truck Rodeo to benefit Moments House to gobble up all that tasty fare and support an amazing cause, too. Of course, our roving photographer and Berkshire Family Eats columnist, Monica(…)
PITTSFIELD — If you haven’t had a chance to get to the Berkshire Museum for Berkshire Children’s Theater’s ‘Aladdin Jr.’ on stage, there are still two showings left today, Friday, April 25, at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. To give you a little more incentive to attend this fabulous production, we’ve got a photo gallery(…)
CHESHIRE — Prior to the snow this week, we had the first inkling of spring as evidenced by the families we saw enjoying the petting zoo and play structures at Whitney’s Farm in Cheshire last week. I was glad I had my iPhone handy so that I could snap these kids being, well, kids.
Your children will love getting to paint with watercolors that you made right at home this spring. Kids can mix and match to make their paints in any color they can imagine, while you can rest easy knowing these paints are made from ingredients straight out of the pantry! This activity uses math, literacy, science(…)
WILLIAMSTOWN — I know, I know. I mentioned the “W” word. But with warmer temperatures brewing and touches of green beginning to appear throughout the Berkshires, I thought a look back at some of the fun that was had a Pine Cobble this LONG winter would be a nice way to say “Goodbye” to winter(…)
NORTH ADAMS — Once again MASS MoCA is collaborating with high school art teachers and artists in the northern Berkshires to showcase local students’ artwork in a temporary exhibit at the museum. This year’s Teen Invitational exhibit kicks off tonight, Friday, April 11, with an opening reception from 6:30-9:30 p.m., featuring live music from local(…)
PITTSFIELD — On Sunday, April 6, Dottie’s Coffee Lounge in Upstreet Pittsfield sponsored the First Annual Cupcake Showdown for area bakers. The public was invited to taste and judge the scrumptious treats, and our Berkshire Family Eats contributor Monica Bliss was there to capture it all for a Berkshire Family Focus Photo Gallery.
PITTSFIELD — Saturday saw hundreds of Berkshire residents head to Bousquet in Pittsfield to watch adults 21 and older race their cardboard creations down the slopes and we had cameras there to document some of the fun.