Street Market + Taco Libre

By |2019-04-29T15:12:00-05:00April 29th, 2019|Featured, News|

The fifth annual Taco Libre was held on Saturday, April 27th, and The Shed was filled with 30 taco vendors, live music, and luchadores who competed throughout the day. Taco Libre provided the unique opportunity to see live Mexican professional wrestling (luchadores) compete with their colorful masks in a central ring located inside The Shed. [...]

Easter + All Things Spring at the Dallas Farmers Market

By |2019-04-29T15:15:01-05:00April 24th, 2019|Featured, News|

April 19th-21st we celebrate Easter and all things spring at the Dallas Farmers Market. We kicked things off with an Easter Bunny Floral arrangement workshop with Charming @ The Market and in this one hour class we created mini-Easter bouquets while learning about the industry and picking up some helpful tips and tricks that will [...]

Meet the Microgreen!

By |2019-03-26T12:40:20-05:00March 26th, 2019|Featured, News|

Microgreens might not look like much at first. Standing at one to three inches tall with only a pair of leaves just starting to form, they look more like springy ground cover than a delicious addition to most foods. They fall between a “sprout” and the “baby” variety of plants; harvested after the plants have [...]

Crawford Farm’s

By |2019-04-29T14:52:54-05:00March 25th, 2019|Featured, News|

We recently visited Crawford Farm’s, an east Texas farm that is all about growing high quality produce by tried and true family methods. Steve Crawford’s farm is located in Timpson, TX, a town with a population around 1,000 people located about an hour from Shreveport, LA. Steve has been farming for forty years and his [...]

Musgrove Family Farms

By |2019-04-29T15:13:58-05:00March 5th, 2019|Featured, News|

“Everyone is friendly on this farm,” Bill Musgrove proudly told us as we stood petting his delightful 14 year-old donkey, Jack. Bill, the owner of Musgrove Family Farms located in Greenville, TX, took us on a tour of the family’s property earlier this month. And if one thing could define this operation, it would be [...]

Charming at The Market

By |2018-12-21T15:14:04-06:00November 13th, 2018|Featured, News|

CHARMING AT THE MARKET IS NOW OPEN! 1011. S. Pearl Expressway Suite 150 Monday-Saturday: 10am-6pm Sunday: 12-5pm   A small business with a big heart. Field to vase flower bouquets, cool gifts, creative workshops, event planning & florals. Charming brings the best of floral design, wedding and event planning and paper suites. They offer full-service [...]

6 Projects That Transformed Dallas Into A Global Powerhouse Over The Last 10 Years

By |2018-05-30T12:54:14-05:00April 23rd, 2018|Featured, News|

The 2007 ULI/PwC Emerging Trends in Real Estate report said of Dallas: “Wide-open Texas markets favor developers, but ‘they are never good places to invest.'” Ten years later, the groups are singing a different tune. Dallas Fort-Worth “is rapidly approaching the level where it is considered as a core primary market,” the emerging trends report [...]

Texas Farm Girl at Dallas Farmer’s Market

By |2018-05-30T12:54:56-05:00April 13th, 2018|Featured, News|

Agricultural education was the theme of this field trip. I did book readings of Texas Farm Girl to the students, while Patrick Wright, a representative from Bonton Farms spoke to the kids about soil, mulch and planting their own food. Janiece Black, with the Dallas Farmer’s Market, explained the differences between a fruit and a [...]