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I love farmers’ markets, I always have . . . they make me happy!

July 27, 2011

W e   h a v e   a   g i v e a w a y . . .

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E ver since I can remember going to the Marché was a treat! I don’t know if I was attracted to all the activity, the profusion of colors, the food that made my mouth water, or if it was the people selling all those goodies,  but I suspect it was all of it.

    Red Check          Saucison

I’d follow my mother around and someone would always ask about la petite fille and would she like to taste or have a little something. No matter what it was, it was special, I was special or so I felt.

           Scarves             LAVANDE

To this day no matter what market I go to or what country it’s in I have similar feelings, being there is special. The ability to get my food from the people that produce it is a privilege I cherish.

    Eggs

I buy what tempts me, always more than I thought I needed, and always money well spent. I walk away laden with the ingredients that will nourish us for the week, a big smile on my face and already looking forward to my next visit.

     Ellie Garlic              Cooking

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Market Basket

T h e   G i v e a w a y .  .  .

The Prize: A French Market Basket. This is a great bag and you’ll be amazed at how much it holds, and how stylish you’ll look!

To Enter:  Tell us about your favorite Farmer’s Market and what made it so special.  Leave your comment below between today, August 2nd and Thursday, August 4th noon (EST).

The Rules: Only one comment per person.  Winner will be announced Friday, August 5th at  Secrets and Memories of a French-Born Hostess

W e   c a n ‘ t   w a i t   t o   h e a r   y o u r   s t o r i e s  !

Market basket courtesy of AntanGifts.com





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