Favorite places

Posts encouraging people to share their favorite places to go in Southborough, or nearby, on specific themes. Also sharing my tips on favorite local spots.

Local watering holes: Splash pads and local beaches for nearby fun (Updated-again)

July 16, 2021 07:40:30 AM
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Local places to enjoy a swim or just splash around.

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Where else to cool off indoors nearby

June 29, 2021 02:09:05 PM
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Where are the best local places to escape the heat?

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Where to pick fruit this summer

June 16, 2021 04:04:33 PM
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A look at this summer’s options for local Pick-Your-Own fruit.

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Farmer’s Markets: Fresh produce and locally prepared foods (plus, maybe a little family fun)

June 11, 2021 12:18:58 PM
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This summer, you don’t have to get down on your hands and knees to get the freshest fruits and vegetables. Check out these local farmers’ markets.

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Where you can still pick summer fruit – some by reservation

August 11, 2020 02:20:35 PM
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This summer, local orchards are offering Pick-Your-Own programs, but they sometimes require advance reservations.

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Farmer’s Markets/Stands: Fresh produce and locally prepared foods

July 31, 2020 07:30:02 AM
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This summer, you don’t have to get down on your hands and knees to get the freshest fruits and vegetables. Check out these local farmers’ markets.

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Local watering holes: Splash pads and local beaches open for play this summer

July 29, 2020 09:30:38 AM
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Local places to enjoy a swim or just splash around.

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Where you can still pick summer fruit

August 16, 2019 09:50:42 AM
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I waited so long this summer to post about pick-your-own fruit that there’s not much time left to gather blueberries.

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Area biking trails and parks for all ages

August 6, 2019 07:29:14 AM
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Since my kids have been nagging me to bike more, I’ve been looking for better options. And I’m sharing the info I have with you.

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Where to enjoy the cool indoors

July 19, 2019 12:09:54 PM
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Where are the best local places to escape the heat?

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Local watering holes: Splash pads and local beaches open for play

July 9, 2019 07:30:46 AM
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Local places to enjoy a swim or just splash around.

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Farmer’s Markets/Stands: Fresh produce and locally prepared foods (plus, maybe a little family fun)

June 14, 2019 02:21:57 PM
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This summer, you don’t have to get down on your hands and knees to get the freshest fruits and vegetables. Check out these local farmers’ markets.

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Making the most of kids’ (and adults’) end of summer

August 15, 2018 11:20:23 AM
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As I posted this morning, school kids only have two more weeks of summer vacation. For those looking to make the most of this time, I’ve compiled links to help. But you don’t have to be a kid to enjoy all the summer fun in our area.

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Where to pick your own summer fruit

July 10, 2018 02:26:34 PM
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I waited so long this summer to post about pick-your-own fruit that there’s not much time left to gather blueberries.

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