Why Do Leaves Change Color During Fall In Upstate New York?
There is so much beauty in Upstate New York, but one thing that sets us apart from other regions is the amazing fall foliage. Each year the trees go from green to shades of orange, yellow, and red. It's a sign that summer has officially ended, and colder weather is on the way. It's the &am…
The Ultimate Autumn Debate – Apples or Pumpkins?
The fall season in Central New York is always incredible. We have some of the best areas to leaf peep all the foliage, but more importantly our apples and pumpkins grow here perfectly. Two of the best pies around the Thanksgiving table are no doubt apple and pumpkin. Which fall flavor is the best? T…
The Top 5 Places to Get Apples in Central New York
Summer may be almost over, but that just means Fall is coming up and that means delicious, in-season, New York apples! There are many local options for getting this incredible autumn edible, but which among them are the best? Here are at least the Top 5!
Autumn Arrives This Afternoon
Kiss the "Frog Days Of Summer"goodbye, as autumn officially arrives this afternoon at 4:44 p.m. At that time, the autumnal equinox takes place. The what?
What To Look For In A Leaf Blower
If you're one of those high-tech households, you probably already own a leaf blower. At the Greg "Splashin'" McShea estate, we rake leaves the old-fashioned way, by bamboo rake.  Raking leaves is the gift that keeps on giving. You rake the leaves into the road on Tuesday, and they blow bac…
It’s The Autumnal Equinox Charlie Brown
The "Frog Days of Fall" began today at 5:05 a.m., or technically known as the autumnal equinox. Autumn is my favorite season...apples, football, Halloween, and The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown TV Special.