“Eat Like a Local: Restaurant Edition” – East Mill Bakeshop & Catering

East Mill Bakeshop and Catering is everything you picture a hometown bakeshop to be, offering freshly baked, homemade breads, muffins, & scones, delicious cookies, and homemade granola, with hand selected ingredients from local farms.  Seasonality and freshness is incorporated into everything you see at East Mill Bakeshop, from their selection of breads and baked goods, … Continue reading “Eat Like a Local: Restaurant Edition” – East Mill Bakeshop & Catering

Upcoming Master Gardener Spring Seminar

Spring is coming and what better way to celebrate the season than to get outside and get growing in the garden!  This St. Patrick’s Day, join the Dubuque County Master Gardeners as they present their spring seminar themed “Luck of the Garden.” Session topics will include things like organic gardening, tips for growing potatoes and … Continue reading Upcoming Master Gardener Spring Seminar

“Eat Like a Local- Restaurant Edition” L.May Eatery

When you walk into L.May Eatery, it is like you are walking into the home of a good friend.  Family photos, wholesome home décor, and the smell of homemade food make you feel right at home from the moment you walk in the door.   L.May prides itself on presenting “gourmet comfort food,” a more upscale … Continue reading “Eat Like a Local- Restaurant Edition” L.May Eatery

Local Food Highlights: Lincoln Elementary School Food Pantry

Through a grant from Iowa’s Healthiest State Initiative, and a collaboration between Lincoln Elementary School and the St. Stephen’s Food Bank, Lincoln Elementary is now able to provide additional food to families at their school.  In early January, the Dubuque Community was awarded a 5-2-1-0 Grant through the Iowa Department of Public Health.  5-2-1-0 is … Continue reading Local Food Highlights: Lincoln Elementary School Food Pantry

“Eat Like a Local: Restaurant Edition” Breitbach’s Country Dining

Garden fresh tomatoes, cucumbers, and peppers…doesn’t that sound delightful?!  You can expect this and so much more from Breitbach’s Country Dining in Balltown, IA.  While summer may seem far away, you aren’t far from homemade goodness and fresh, local food at Breitbach’s Country Dining.  Started in 1852, Breitbach’s is Iowa’s oldest food and drink establishment … Continue reading “Eat Like a Local: Restaurant Edition” Breitbach’s Country Dining