Vancouver Mom > U-pick apples

You thought September was crazy, try October! It’s a madhouse what with Thanksgiving dinner preparations, endless Halloween parties, costume requests (switches & rejections), and a candy high that starts now and runs until Christmas. Still it’s hard not to sit back and admire the cool, crisp, autumnal beauty of Vancouver. Here are a few things…

One sure sign of fall is the appearance of fresh, local apples at the farmer’s markets and grocery stores. Yes, we love our summer berries, but there’s something nostalgic about the flavour of a tangy, crisp apple. To celebrate the apple season, head out to an apple farm, apple festival or simply dig into a…