November 16, 2017

November 16th, 2017

Good afternoon,

I will not be at the VG tomorrow folks, I will be at Parkland Baker Drive from 1 til 5 for their Christmas Craft Fair, at 122 Baker drive, all welcome to come ๐Ÿ™‚

Next week will be a tad busy…here it goes;

Monday (November 20th): Melville heights from 1-4pmย  annual Christmas craft fair

Thursday (November 23rd): QE11 Christmas craft fair at the Halifax Infirmary from 9-4

Friday (November 24th): QE11 Christmas craft fair at the Halifax Infirmary from 9-4ย  and,

the regular VG Partners For Care Farmers Market from 730-2 ( 5 left )

Saturday (November 25th): Cunard school Christmas craft fair from 9-130

Wednesday (November 29th): Parkland at the Gardens Christmas craft fair from 11-3

Thursday ( November 30th): Northwood Manor Christmas Craft Fair from 10-3

After this, my only markets left will be on Fridays in December, before Christmas ( 4 Left) and lets not forget that the week before Christmas for our last Market, it will be on Thursday December 21st and not Friday as usual ( i’ll be there from 730 til afternoon…) this will be My last market. ๐Ÿ˜ฆ




October 26, 2017

All good things must come to an end…

Good day my Friends,

I will be at the VG tomorrow at my regular time and spot in side the cafeteria. no fudge this week. ๐Ÿ˜ฆ

OK, now for the news;

December 21st will be my last Market and also last day in business for Pats Preserves, I will be retiring after 12 years of Making Preserves. It wasn’t an easy decision but one that had to be made, I want to thank all of you for your loyalty, your business and your Friendship over the years. it has been fun, busy as hell but fun, I will miss all of you, hope to see you around town or while shopping at a local Farmers Market.


Pat ๐Ÿ™‚


October 19, 2017

19th October, 2017

Good evening,

I will be at the VG tomorrow, 730 to 130 inside the cafeteria, 10 Markets left to get your things for the Holidays, 10 Markets left before retirement.

See you tomorrow folks,

Pat ๐Ÿ™‚

October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12th

Good afternoon folks,

Tomorrow is…Friday the 13th :-)) looking forward to being INDOORS at the VG for our weekly Market, yes starting tomorrow we are indoors in the cafeteria, hope to see you there, market is from 930 to 130 or so, I am there at 0730 am til 130.

Tomorrow I will have some FIG AND GRAND MARNIER JAM, for a limited time only so come get yours while I have it. if you want a certain amount please email meย by Thursday evening the latest.

Only 11 markets before Christmas…its creeping up on us… next week I will post all the Christmas fair (dates and times)ย we are planning or booked to attend this year.

See you tomorrow,

More news to come soon…



September 29, 2017

September 28th, 2017

Good evening folks,

I know it’s late but its been a busy week, Tomorrow I will be at my regular spot at the VG from 7:30 to 1:30, I will have some fudge with me but not a lot so come early ๐Ÿ™‚

We have two markets left outdoors then we are back inside the cafeteria.

Getaway Farm butcher shop at Hydro Stone is now carrying some of my products ๐Ÿ™‚

This Saturday is the Grand opening of the Foxhill Cheese House Market store on Robie street please go check them out, a lot of great stuff, Noggins farm has their produces in there, you will also find meats , PRESERVES, prepared foods, lots of great Cheeses, Gelatos!!!

Have a great weekend folks.


Pat ๐Ÿ™‚

September 14, 2017

14th September 2017

Hello ๐Ÿ™‚

Weather has been good for us for our outdoor Friday markets this year ( let’s keep crossing our fingers )

I will be at the VG tomorrow with another 13 to 15 Vendors, it is the place to be if you are looking for beautiful local products, Fresh Produces, Breads, Homemade Preserves jams & Jellies ๐Ÿ˜‰, Cakes, seafood/Fish, frozen Acadian meat pies, fresh-cut flowers, Olive oils, Frozen Free Range Chickens, Frozen soups, Hot sauce, Spices, Gluten free products.

Great news, My products can now be found at Fox Hill Cheese Market & Deliย at 2760ย Robie Street in Halifax.


See you at the Market ๐Ÿ™‚


Bonjour ๐Ÿ™‚

La temperature as ete de notre cote cette annee pour notre marcher exterieur ( on garde nos doights croiser )

Je vais etre aux Marcher demains a l’hopital Victoria General de 730am a 130pm avec environ 15 autres vendeurs, belle endroit pour trouver des produits locaux, Fruits et legumes frais, Pains, patisserie, confitures et gelees ;-), gateaux, poissons/fruits de mer, pate a viande acadien, fleurs , huile d’olive, poulet congeler, soupes congeler, sauces piquante, epices et aussi produits sans Glutin.

Bonne nouvelles, vous pouver maintenant trouver mes Produits aux magasin de la Fromagerie Fox Hill Cheese a 2760 Robie Street a Halifax.

On ce voie au Marcher ๐Ÿ™‚

September 9, 2017

change of plan

Good morning folks,

I will not be able to make it to the Cole Harbour Harvest Festival today.

Sorry ๐Ÿ˜ฆ


September 7, 2017

7th September, 2017

Good evening,

I will be at the VG tomorrow morning in my regular spot and with Fudge ( no chocolate sorry)

Saturday I will be set up at Cole Harbour Place for their Annual Harvest Festival 10-3, drop in and say hello, we have many vendors setup on that day and don’t forget the Parade before the Market ๐Ÿ™‚

Have a great weekend

Pat ๐Ÿ™‚

August 31, 2017

31st August 2017

Wow where does the time go!!

Already the end of August, a bit cooler at night…thank God ๐Ÿ™‚

I will be at the VG tomorrow morning folks from 730 to 130, I will have Fudge, Kimchi, Honey and all of my products.

Please take notice thatย Saturday September the 9th I will be set up for the Cole Harbour Harvest Festival once again this year from 9-3 at Cole Harbour Place.

See you at the Market ๐Ÿ™‚


August 10, 2017

August 10th, 2017

Good evening folks,

I will be at the VG tomorrow in my usual spot and at my usual time. 730-130

I will have some fudge with me as well as everything you may need or want for your dinner…Marinade, rib sauce, million dollar relish, sweet and tangy pepper jelly, Cajun rub for your fish, your potatoes or your meats/poultry. I have it all for you.

See you at the Market

Pat ๐Ÿ™‚