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market simple

Friday, October 17, 201410/17/2014

Keeping Warm at the Market? It’s SIMPLE!

Well, we are down to three remaining Saturdays at Urbana’s Market at the Square. Things move indoors on November 8th…

market radishes

Friday, October 10, 201410/10/2014

Sunny and 60! Market Weather!

I need to issue a correction regarding my last entry…Sprouts is NEXT weekend! Sprouts at the Market returns next Saturday from 9:30-11:30 a.m.…

market sunflowers 2

Wednesday, October 8, 201410/08/2014

Spruce Up that Fall Decor

Last Saturday was a chilly day at the Urbana Market at the Square! It was drastic enough that even though…

market queen 2

Friday, October 3, 201410/03/2014

Chilly Outside? Pamper Yourself!

There’s no denying it – we know it’s going to be pretty, well, COLD tomorrow morning. Try as we might…

market colored tomatoes

Wednesday, October 1, 201410/01/2014

Five to Go!

Well, there are five remaining Markets at the Square in the 2014 season, but don’t think for a minute that…

market muffin man 1

Friday, September 26, 201409/26/2014

“Do you know the muffin man, the muffin man, the muffin man?”

According to Wikipedia, “The Muffin Man” “is a traditional nursery rhyme or children’s song of English origin, first recorded in a British manuscript…

market farmer wood

Tuesday, September 23, 201409/23/2014

Fall is Here!

Fall is a wonderful season for Urbana’s Market at the Square. Pumpkins, squash, apples (honeycrisp!), melons, and root vegetables are…

market pumpkins

Friday, September 19, 201409/19/2014

Cucurbits?

Tomorrow is the final Sprouts at the Market, a free activity for kids ages 3-8 from 9:30 – 11:30. The theme…

market mums 2

Wednesday, September 17, 201409/17/2014

Mummy Dearest

Can you believe that Fall begins Monday evening (9:29pm CST)??? Where did the beautiful summer go? It’s been a wonderful…

market chili and cranberry shortbread

Friday, September 12, 201409/12/2014

It’s a Small World

The beautiful pastry pictured above? It’s cranberry & chili shortbread from The Scottsman’s Kitchen – a brand new vendor at Urbana’s…

About Michelle

FAVE MIX ARTISTS: Adele, P!nk, The Killers
FAVE MOVIE: When Harry Met Sally
FAVE LOCAL RESTAURANTS: Black Dog, Mas Amigos
FAVE LOCAL BARS: Boltini, Tumble Inn
CURRENTLY READING: Nightmares and Dreamscapes
PET PEEVE: People who feel sorry for themselves
I GET TEASED FOR: excessive ironing, being too frugal
ON MY BUCKET LIST: ziplining, going to Europe, whitewater rafting, running a 10k, getting a tattoo (maybe…)
WHEN I’M NOT AT WORK I’M: playing sports or working out at Refinery, doing stuff around my house, or reading
MY WORDS TO LIVE BY: Carpe Diem