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When Life Gives You Lemons

When Life Gives You Lemons We juice our special recipe on the spot, to order, in one size only... a quart! We always have fresh fruits and garnishes to add picked straight from our produce Farm, Hansons Farm.

Lavender, ginger, mint, raspberry, peach and more! Open all summer long at numerous farmers markets in Massachusetts

Operating as usual

The artist who’s done my lemonade banners finally made a page featuring her holiday wreaths!! This is your go-t...
12/06/2020

The artist who’s done my lemonade banners finally made a page featuring her holiday wreaths!! This is your go-to girl for holiday decor- she can do it all!

11/08/2020

And s’mores!

We’ll also be making lemonade and having a s’mores bar! Whether you stop in for a quick snack, visit the animals and som...
11/06/2020

We’ll also be making lemonade and having a s’mores bar! Whether you stop in for a quick snack, visit the animals and some beautiful scenery or you come do the corn maze- Come enjoy another beautiful fall weekend at the farm!

09/25/2020

Going to be on vacation this weekend! Enjoy your weekend everyone!!!

09/17/2020

We had to close down lemonade early today for an emergency but we’ll be at the farm this weekend! Hope to see you there!

Take your lunch from remote learning and come down to the Framingham farmers market today 12-530 and treat yourselves to...
09/17/2020

Take your lunch from remote learning and come down to the Framingham farmers market today 12-530 and treat yourselves to a lemonade! All of you Framingham Moms deserve during times like these!

My biggest fans enjoying their peach and mint lemonades at the farm today!

09/17/2020

We will be at the Framingham Farmer's Market today from 12-530!

09/12/2020

We will be at the Newton Farmers Market today at newton south high school from 9-1 with peach-mint lemonade! Hope to see you there!

My biggest fans enjoying their peach and mint lemonades at the farm today!
09/04/2020

My biggest fans enjoying their peach and mint lemonades at the farm today!

Got a visit from my favorite lemonade drinkers today! My nieces and nephews 💛💛💛
09/03/2020

Got a visit from my favorite lemonade drinkers today! My nieces and nephews 💛💛💛

09/03/2020

Come grab a lemonade at the Framingham Farmer's Market today from 12-530!

09/01/2020

We will be selling lemonade at Hanson's Farm today! Make sure you come check out the sunflower field before they’re all done! Corn maze open also!

08/30/2020

Had some difficulties getting over to the farm today... but we’re here now and it’s a gorgeous day! Remember during the frustrating moments in life -When life gives you lemons... make lemonade!

We will be setting up at Hanson's Farm tomorrow! Come grab a lemonade and if you the time- grab some local produce, chec...
08/29/2020

We will be setting up at Hanson's Farm tomorrow! Come grab a lemonade and if you the time- grab some local produce, check out the animals or take a walk out to this super awesome sunflower maze and corn maze!

Before we got rained out yesterday I got a visit from my favorite ladies!! ❤️❤️❤️
08/28/2020

Before we got rained out yesterday I got a visit from my favorite ladies!! ❤️❤️❤️

08/26/2020

Just an update-

We will be at the Framingham Farmer's Market tomorrow from 12 to 530

We will be on vacation from September 4 through September 11

You can also find Hanson's Farms Farm through the end of September and the month of October during the day and at our haunted house and hayride for our S’MORES BAR and lemonade!

We also do special orders/deliveries (dependent on location), catering, parties and events if you are interested please text or call (508) 561-1523 or email us and we will be happy to answer any questions you have!

08/20/2020

Come get a lemonade at Belmont Farmers' Market today from 2-630! Sooo many awesome vendors- check it out!!!

08/06/2020

At the Belmont Farmers' Market today from 2-630!!!

07/18/2020

Will be at the Newton Farmers Market today from 9-1 at Natick south high school!!! Hope to see you there!

07/16/2020

Today!!!

07/15/2020

Great news! We are coming back to Framingham Farmer's Market every other Thursday starting tomorrow!!! Hope to see everyone there!

05/03/2020

What a beautiful day!

Here is what is happening today at the farm:

🍋 NEW! When Life Gives You Lemons is with us serving refreshing, fresh lemonade.
➡️Classic, strawberry and mint flavors.
➡️Place your order by texting or calling 508-561-1523 or at the gate.

🌭 Trolley Dogs is back
➡️Place your hot dog order ahead of time by calling or texting 718-888-2930, or simply order when you arrive at the farm gates. Menu in comments below.

🍨The best ice cream in town is available on the Moo Bus.
➡️Flavors found here: https://eastleighfarm.wixsite.com/eastleighfarm/ice-cream
➡️ 3 ways to order: Call or text 508-656-0063, email [email protected] OR when you get to the farm from our cheerful, socially distance aware staff

🛍 Avenue C Design is at the shop today for curbside pickup from 1-5pm. Check out their page for fun summer farmhouse items! Find something you like? Send them a PM to arrange pick up.

📣 Specials! 📣

1️⃣ Eastleigh Farm has partnered with the Facebook group "Clean Up Framingham" to create a cleaner Framingham!

After you help green our community, come down to the farm for the best cool treat and get $1 off your ice cream by showing us a picture of litter you collected.

2️⃣ If you are a first responder, your individual ice cream is free with staff badge or ID. We are thankful for your dedication to our city.

It is going to be a great weekend! Come enjoy the sun, the scenery - we'll see you at the farm!

1st day back Selling lemonade today from 1-6 at Eastleigh Farm! Come on down and grab a strawberry mint lemonade- get a ...
05/02/2020

1st day back Selling lemonade today from 1-6 at Eastleigh Farm! Come on down and grab a strawberry mint lemonade- get a ice cream and check out my neighbors for the day and the beautiful scenery! All ordering done from the car- drive thru service only!

09/05/2019

Belmont Farmers' Market today 2-6!

Newton Farmers Market
08/17/2019

Newton Farmers Market

Canal District Farmers Market
08/17/2019

Canal District Farmers Market

08/17/2019
08/03/2019

Newton Farmers Market and Canal District Farmers Market today! Will be late setting up due to transportation failure but better late then never... come on down and grab a lemonade- peach, melon, mint!

07/31/2019

Cool off later today with the best freshly squeezed lemonade from When Life Gives You Lemons! 😍🍋

The market will open at our regularly scheduled time, 2:30pm. Make sure to check back for any updates, especially around 4:30pm, when the radar indicates there might be some storms. Thanks!

07/27/2019

Newton Farmers Market and Canal District Farmers Market todayyyyy

07/20/2019

Canal District Farmers Market and Newton Farmers Market tomorrow!!! Check it out!!!

07/10/2019

Will be at the Shrewsbury Farmers Market today 230-630!

06/22/2019

Opening day at Newton Farmers Market today! Here 930-1230! 30+new vendors come check it out!!!

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Hansons Farm, 20 Nixon Rd
Framingham, MA
01701

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(508) 561-1523

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Which vendors will be at tomorrow’s farmers’ market and who won’t be there? See: https://www.allovernewton.com/marketinfo for full list. Newton South High School 9-1. . . The Bagel Table Boston Smoked Fish Co Empire Jerky Great Harvest Bread Company, Newtonville MA Jordan Brothers Seafood Lanni Orchards Samira's Homemade Sweet Rossella Wally's Vegetables When Life Gives You Lemons Newton, Massachusetts
Vendors for Aug 6: Farmers’ Market week! ➡ The best local produce, meats, fish, cheese, prepared foods, and more. Thursday, 2–6:30, Belmont Center parking lot. ➡ SNAP & P-EBT matching up to $20. FMNP coupons doubled, too. BelmontFarmersMarket.org/food-assistance for details. You may shop at the Market, but we encourage preordering to make your visit quicker. See our website for preorder links. Produce • C&M Farm • Dick's Market Gardens and Greenhouses • Hutchins Farm • Joyberry Farms • Neighbor’s Acre Farm • Nicewicz Family Farm – their first visit this year! Meat, fish & dairy • Hooked Fish Shop w/ Red's Best fish & Boston Smoked Fish Co • Lilac Hedge Farm LLC w/meat, eggs, and cheese Bread, pastry & sweets • Mariposa Bakery w/pies, cookies, bread and more Prepared foods • Del Sur empanadas • Drew's Stews and soups • Valicenti Pasta Farm And more • Beverly Bees • When Life Gives You Lemons lemonade
Vendor lineup for Thurs, July 23. 2–6:30pm, Belmont Center parking lot. You may shop at the Market, but we encourage preordering to make your visit quicker. See our vendor page for preordering links: BelmontFarmersMarket.org/vendors Produce • C&M Farm • Dick's Market Gardens and Greenhouses (preorder by 2pm Weds) • Hutchins Farm (preorder Monday noon til 5am Weds) • Joyberry Farms mushrooms • Neighbor’s Acre Farm Neighbor’s Acre Farm microgreens (preorder by Weds 9am) Meat, fish & dairy • Hooked Fish Shop w/Red's Best fish & Boston Smoked Fish Co (preorder by Tues noon) • Lilac Hedge Farm LLC (preorder by Tuesday) Bread, pastry & sweets • Mariposa Bakery pastries & bread (preorder by Weds 5pm, SNAP shoppers may email orders) Prepared foods • Drew's Stews and soups (preorder by Tues 10pm) • Del Sur (preorder after Tues 2pm & before Weds noon; or preorder via email and pay at the Market) • Valicenti Pasta Farm (preorder & pay at the Market by Weds 2pm) And more • Beverly Bees (preorder and select Pick Up at Belmont Farmers Market as your shipping option) • When Life Gives You Lemons lemonade (buy at the Market, drink at home)
Vendors for July 9 You may shop at the Market, but we encourage preordering to make your visit quicker. See the vendor page for more information: BelmontFarmersMarket.org/vendors Produce • C&M Farm • Dick's Market Gardens and Greenhouses (preorder by 2pm Weds) • Hutchins Farm (preorder Monday noon til 5am Weds) • Neighbor’s Acre Farm microgreens (preorder by Weds 9am) Meat, fish & dairy • Lilac Hedge Farm LLC (preorder by Tuesday) • Hooked Fish Shop w/Red's Best fish & Boston Smoked Fish Co (preorder by Tues noon) Bread, pastry & sweets • Mariposa Bakery pastries & bread (preorder by Weds 5pm, SNAP shoppers may email orders) Prepared foods • Just Hummus (preorder & pay at the Market, choose Belmont Farmers’ Market) • Drew's Stews and soups (preorder by Tues 10pm) • Valicenti Pasta Farm (preorder by Weds 2pm) • Del Sur empanadas (preorder after Tues 2pm & before Weds noon; or preorder via email and pay at the Market) And more • Beverly Bees (preorder and select Pick Up at Belmont Farmers Market as your shipping option) • When Life Gives You Lemons lemonade
Vendors for June 25: See the vendor page for more info. You may shop at the Market, but we encourage preordering to make your visit quicker. Preorder links are on the website (BelmontFarmersMarket.org) or our newsletter (https://tinyurl.com/ybmyhne8). PRODUCE C&M Farm, Dick's Market Gardens and Greenhouses (preorder by 2pm Weds), Hutchins Farm (preorder Monday noon-ish til 5am Weds), Neighbors' Acres microgreens (preorder by Weds 9am), Joyberry Farms mushrooms MEAT, FISH & DAIRY Lilac Hedge Farm LLC (preorder by Tuesday), Hooked Fish Shop w/Red’s Best fish & Boston Smoked Fish (preorder by Tues noon) BREAD, PASTRY & SWEETS Mariposa Bakery pastries & bread (preorder by Weds 5pm, SNAP shoppers may email orders to [email protected]) PREPARED FOODS Drew's Stews & soups (preorder by Tues 10pm), Valicenti Pasta Farm (preorder by Weds 2pm), Del Sur empanadas (preorder by Weds, noon; or preorder and pay at the Market via email) AND MORE Beverly Bees (preorder and select Pick Up at Belmont Farmers Market as your shipping option), When Life Gives You Lemons
This week's vendors. See BelmontFarmersMarket.org/vendors for pre-order information & to download the shopper's map to make your visit more efficient. ➡Produce: C&M Farm, Dick's Market Gardens and Greenhouses, Hutchins Farm, Neighbor’s Acre Farm (microgreens) ➡Meat, fish & dairy: Lilac Hedge Farm LLC, Hooked Fish Shop (with Red's Best & Boston Smoked Fish Co) ➡Bread, pastry & sweets: Mariposa Bakery (bread & pastries) ➡Prepared foods: Just Hummus, Drew's Stews (and soups), Valicenti Pasta Farm, Del Sur Empanadas ➡And more: Beverly Bees, When Life Gives You Lemons Subscribe to our great newsletter so you don't miss a thing (text ILOVETHEBFM to 22828). And remember your mask. We have hand sanitizer. And please review the pandemic rules: BelmontFarmersMarket.org/covid19-safety Yeah, it's VERY different from past years, but it has to be, right? Photo credits: Alisa Iskakova
What a beautiful weekend! Trolley Dogs, When Life Gives You Lemons and Avenue C Design are all open for curbside this weekend. NEW this weekend: We're on GrubHub! Order here for pickup or delivery for your delicious ice cream: https://bit.ly/eastleighdelivery You can still order for curbside pick up by calling or texting 508-656-0063 or ordering when you get here. See you at the farm!
Schedule for October 10, 2019 • Rain or shine, you'll get great produce and locally-produced food at the Market. Thurs, 2–6pm, Belmont Center Parking lot. • Storytime, music, Popup Library, Belmont Light, and a whole lot of fun EVENTS TENT • 2:00 Bob Leger. Bob is back one more time this season, with classic, pop, rock, country folk, and blues. • 3:00 Face painting. Nina has designs to choose from, or ask for something special. She’s helped make the Market a fun place all season. • 4:00 Storytime. Staff members from Belmont Books read stories to kids and grownups alike. Get a snack from a vendor, and sit down to enjoy this great event. • 4:30 The Magic of Ryan Lally. Our favorite magician is back. Kids and adults (and Market staff) had a great time watching him last month. Don’t miss this performance! COMMUNITY TENT • 2:00 Belmont Light Department. Find out about Public Power Week, and why it’s a great idea that Belmont has its own light department. • 4:00 Popup Library. Come talk with a librarian from Belmont Public Library, check out books and find out what’s going on at your public library. VENDORS • Produce: Dick's Market Gardens and Greenhouses, Hutchins Farm, C&M Farm, Nicewicz Family Farm, Flats Mentor Farm, Joyberry Farms • Meat, fish & dairy: Hooked Fish Shop (with Red's Best & Boston Smoked Fish Co), Lilac Hedge Farm LLC, Foxboro Cheese Co., The Little White Goat Dairy • Bread, pastry & sweets: Mamadou's Artisan Bakery, Mariposa Bakery, Dulce D Leche, Tick Tock Chocolates •Prepared foods: Tex Mex Eats, Just Hummus • And more: When Life Gives You Lemons FOOD ASSISTANCE • Bring a donation of non-perishable items to the Manager’s Tent. We’ll get it to the Belmont Food Pantry.
Schedule for October 3, 2019 Storytime, music, Belmont Light, State Rep. Rogers,… and all that great local food! Thurs, 2–6pm, Belmont Center parking lot. EVENTS TENT • 2:00 The Splinters. Great old songs take on a new life with The Splinters, featuring vocal harmonies and blazing instrumentals. • 3:00 Face painting. Nina has designs to choose from, or ask for something special. • 4:00 Storytime. Staff members from Belmont Books read stories to kids and grownups alike. Get a snack from a vendor, and sit down to enjoy this great event. • 4:30 Ruth Rappaport & Friends. Ruth returns to play mountain ballads, blues, honky-tonk hits and old folk tunes. Ruth will be joined by Alan Kaufman on the fiddle and Gian Criscitiello on bass. COMMUNITY TENT • 2:00 WIC Belmont, Cambridge Health Alliance. The community outreach coordinator for Belmont WIC can tell you and answer questions about the WIC program and its benefits. • 4:00 State Rep. Dave Rogers. Representative Rogers holds office hours at the Market again. Bring your questions about what’s going on in the Commonwealth. VENDORS • Produce: Dick's Market Gardens and Greenhouses, Hutchins Farm, Flats Mentor Farm, Nicewicz Family Farm, C&M Farm, Joyberry Farms • Meat, fish & dairy: Hooked Fish Shop (Red's Best & Boston Smoked Fish Co), Lilac Hedge Farm LLC, Foxboro Cheese Co., The Little White Goat Dairy • Bread, pastry & sweets: Mamadou's Artisan Bakery, Mariposa Bakery, Dulce D Leche • Prepared foods: Valicenti Pasta Farm, Del Sur Empanadas • And more: When Life Gives You Lemons, Beverly Bees, Recreo Coffee & Roasterie
Sep. 26: Magic, Storytime, beer/wine/cheese tasting Thurs, 2–6pm, Belmont Center parking lot IN THE EVENTS TENT • 2:00 Cuvée FINE WINES/Craft Beer Cellar Belmont Rematch. Cheese Pairing Showdown: the Rematch! We will be tasting two cheeses from our Market vendors, Foxboro Cheese Co. and The Little White Goat Dairy You vote on which beverage pairs better with a particular cheese. Richard will be pairing the wines and Kate will be pairing the beers. What do you think? Are you Team Grape or Team Grain? • 4:00 Storytime. Staff members from Belmont Books will read stories to kids and grownups alike. Get a snack from a vendor, and sit down to enjoy this great event. • 4:30 Magic with Ryan Lally. Our own resident magician, Ryan Lally, will be with us! Ryan has been performing at the market since he was a young teen. He’s now a professional magician. He mesmerizes his audience, both young and old, bringing classical magic into the modern age with humor and aplomb. IN THE COMMUNITY TENT • 2:00 – 6:00 Media Day at the Market. Jeff Hansell from Belmont Media Center and Joanna Tzouvelis from the Belmont Citizen-Herald will have information about their projects and where you can get Belmont's most reliable news. They will be reporting live from the market's Community Tent. VENDORS • Produce: Dick's Market Gardens and Greenhouses, Hutchins Farm, Flats Mentor Farm, Nicewicz Family Farm, C & M Farm, Joyberry Farms, Underwood Greenhouses • Meat, fish & dairy: Hooked Fish Shop (with Red's Best & Boston Smoked Fish Co), Lilac Hedge Farm LLC, Foxboro Cheese Co. • Bread, pastry & sweets: Mamadou's Artisan Bakery, Mariposa Bakery, Gracie’s Biscotti, Dulce D Leche • Prepared foods: Tex Mex Eats, Just Hummus • And more: When Life Gives You Lemons, 1634 Meadery