Category: The Woodside Worm

Your Winter Herbal Cupboard

Here on the farm, we have the unique opportunity in this day and age to stay so closely tied to the seasons. As the days elongate and the field bursts with energy, so too must we. Now, as the daylight hours crawl into bed earlier and the fields hunker down for the winter, we find ourselves nestling in with a blanket or two, admiring a winter sunset early in the evening. Winter is the time of year to nourish our bodies and our families while preserving, preparing, and sharing what we grew throughout the warmer months. The best way to experience and share good daily health throughout the winter is by exploring herbal medicine.

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Woodside Farms Holiday Provisions Market!

Join us on November 12th from 10 am-2 pm for our first-ever Holiday Provisions Market.We'll have samples from a selection of local makers who add love and intention into every serving of their goods. You'll be able to host and feed your family local homemade goodies this Thanksgiving all while barely lifting a finger (other than the times you'll have to lift your fingers to make your orders).

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The Many Health Benefits of Art

Lucky for us, we have so many talented artists right here in Chickahominy Falls. Join us on Saturday, November 12th from 10 am-2 pm as we host our second Chickahominy Falls Art Sale here at The Barn. Enjoy perusing the fine talent we have on display while also finding the perfect piece to add to your growing collection at home. Your health may just depend on it!

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Make With The Oom-Pah-Pah!

Woodside Farms Fall Fest! Crank up the oompah, loosen your lederhosen and get ready to guten appetit at the Woodside Farms Fall Fest on October 15th from 10am-2pm. Enjoy a bountiful feast of traditional German fare, including a Bavarian Pretzel Bar inspired by the tastes of Oktoberfest, with our own Woodside Farms flair.

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A Few Easy Fall Rituals

What is the Autumnal Equinox? The Autumnal Equinox is technically the first day of fall, which arrives this year on Thursday, September 22nd (and if you want to get specific, at 9:31 am).

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This Weekend! Classic Car Display and Farm Stand at Chickahominy Falls

Much like life here at Chickahominy Falls, there are some cars that only get better with age. That’s why this Saturday's Pop-Up event is inspired by one of our very own tenets. The Classic Car Display is inviting the Central Virginia British Car Club to showcase some of their very best. This Pop-Up will also feature BoomTown Radio for some rockin' tunes and giveaways. Join us on Saturday, September 17th from 10 am-2 pm

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What To Do With Extra Okra and Green Beans

As the heat and humidity slowly roll across the piedmont region of Virginia, okra and green bean plants seem to wake up (even though all the heat and humidity ever seem to do for me is make me sleepy). As these two plants chug along into late summer/early fall, we tend to experience a temporary glut of greenery. So what do you do with all of these extra summer gifts?

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Woodside Farms & Your Everyday Life

Since Woodside Farms opened its farm gates in 2018, there have been a lot of changes – a lot…I thought I’d take the time to give an update on how […]

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