• Farm To Table: Classic Pumpkin Pie

    Posted on November 15, 2017 by Eddie Reynoso in Market Dude.

    Just in time for Thanksgiving- we invite you to join us at the Hillcrest Farmers Market, where you will find a bountiful selection of fruits and veggies for your Thanksgiving feast!  And because we know there is no other autumn dessert that is so definitive for the season as much as a classic pumpkin pie, […]

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  • Vendor Profile: Bread & Cie Artisanal Breads

    Posted on November 7, 2017 by Eddie Reynoso in Market Dude.

    Bread & Cie Bakery and Café bakes hand-made, old-world European rustic bread and pastries seven days a week, and can be found at the Hillcrest Farmers Market every Sunday! The unique flavors, textures, and crusts give their bread a wonderful versatility and are a result of meticulous preparation using age-old artisan bread making techniques, premium […]

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  • Your Thanksgiving Shopping List

    Posted on November 2, 2017 by Eddie Reynoso in Market Dude.

    This Thanksgiving, prepare your holiday feast with a delicious spread of food from the Hillcrest Farmers Market.  Start thinking about those yummy family recipes, and start browsing the internet for your table decorations, but most importantly- get ready to PIG out! With healthy fresh produce, meats, and dairy from the Hillcrest Farmers Market, you’ll feel a […]

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  • Fall in Love with Bees: A Quick Start Guide for a Bee-Friendly Fall Garden

    Posted on October 10, 2017 by Eddie Reynoso in Market Dude.

    Okay, so most of us cringe at the memory of the first time a bee stung us as a kid. For some people that memory morphs into fear, but most of us know that bees are incredibly important to our environment. Fall landscaping can be both solo relaxation and family fun. Planting a bee-friendly garden […]

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  • Hot Asphalt Awareness – Keep Your Pets Safe At Home, While You Enjoy The Hillcrest Farmers Market

    Posted on September 7, 2017 by Eddie Reynoso in Market Dude.

    At the Hillcrest Farmers Market, we love good healthy locally grown food, happy farmers, AND our pets! However, we have seen the number of injured pets increase substantially over the past couple of weeks. Our market is open 9am-2pm- during the hottest times of the day.  It is best to leave your pet at home.  It […]

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  • Do You Know How Bees Help Your Family?

    Posted on August 4, 2017 by The Fresh in Market Dude.

    As a parent, you want to take care of your family. It doesn’t matter if you have a day job or take care of things at home, your family depends on you. Believe it or not, that’s why you need to support bees. In case you haven’t heard, bees are disappearing at an alarming rate. […]

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  • Cherry Red, White, and Blueberries!

    Posted on June 24, 2017 by The Fresh in Market Dude.

    July 4th is coming up in a little over a week and the Hillcrest Farmers Market has all you need to help your BBQ sparkle with delicious delights! I roamed the market and found the perfect vendors to help you kick off your Independence Day with a bang! From your salad to your pie, and […]

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  • Fun Things to Do in San Diego

    Posted on June 24, 2016 by The Fresh in Uncategorized.

    Summer time is for being outside with friends and family and in San Diego there is never a shortage of things to do! Once you’ve strolled through the market on a wonderful Sunday afternoon make sure to check out these other fun activities by visiting Fun Things To do San Diego !    

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  • New and Occasional Vendors

    Posted on October 11, 2014 by Market Girl in Market Girl.

    Hi Everyone! This week I want to write not about the vendors that have been with us since the beginning, not about the vendors that greet us with their familiar faces week after week, but instead those that pop in once in a while to introduce us to their unique products, hoping to become a […]

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  • Vendor Profile: Poppa’s Fresh Fish Company

    Posted on October 4, 2014 by Market Girl in Market Girl.

    Another seafood vendor for you today! This time it’s Poppa’s Fresh Fish, a vendor that really helps make the Hillcrest Market as incredible as it is. Why? Well, amongst some of the best things about the Hillcrest Market (its energy, its variety, its quality, the people…), is its ability to allow us to open up […]

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