i scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream

Just finished the weekend at the Glengarry Highland Games in Maxville, Ontario and the Ottawa Farmers’ Market at Lansdowne Park on Sunday.   Two of our favorite events in one weekend…the weather and masses of happy people couldn’t have been better.   62 pipe and drum bands, about 1400 people, playing and marching together, gives this Spud’ead goose bumps!    …

On the road again…

A quick update Spud’eads: – Canada Day – what a day! what a weekend!   We pulled off a triple header…the truck was on Parliament Hill on Canada Day, the oven was at the Agricultaural Museum for the weekend, and we then did our usual Sunday at the Ottawa Farmer’ Market at Lansdowne Park.   It was…

spuds on the streets

Been awhile Spud’eads!   What with the markets starting up, the events in full swing, family life and trying to keep my clients happy (my other hat…architectural technologist) a crazy busy time for this Spud’ead family!!! Its Westfest time and we will be there…June 11 and 12 in the Village of Westboro along Richmond Road.  Music (Bif…

To market , to market 2011

Yes, it’s that time of year again…the beginning of the farmers’ market season!   Boy how time flies! Having just finished the 4 days at the Canada Agricultural Museum, Central Experimental Farm over the Easter weekend it’s time to go full stem into spudding.  The weekend was a good time to shake out all of the…

here a tweet, there a tweet

  Yep, you guessed it…we are on twitter.    @hotpotatoco   is the address.    We are really excited! Now Spud’eads you know where we are baking and what we are baking. Any sudden urge for a spud or wedge, you only have to log on and your urge will be satisfied. The market season is less than a…

catch up

GOOD…It’s March, it’s raining not snowing, the temperature is rising and our thoughts and actions are focusing on the upcoming spud season! BETTER…Applications for music festivals, highland games, and farmers’ markets are popping in our mailbox…its going to be a wonderful and exciting year! EVEN BETTER…We are also working on new additions to our menu, adding and…

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Hay, Spud’eads you can also follow whats occuring at  “The Hot Potato Company”  on facebook. There’s some really exciting news coming, so stay tuned!

fall into fall

As the leaves turn brilliant reds, yellows and oranges, our busy 2010 spud season is coming to an end.  What a season its been.  Spudding at Highland Games, Bluesfest, Folk Festival, Canada’s Agricultural Museum, Maple Fest, Carp Farmers’ Market and Ottawa Farmers’ Market to mention a few.  Lots of spuds, lots of wedges and lots of happy people!…

All the fun at the fair…

Metcalfe Fair this weekend, can’t believe its here again, time flys! Double spudding this weekend…Carp Farmers’ Market (Saturday open til 3.00pm for the new Harvest Festival)…Ottawa Farmers’ Market (Sunday) and the Metcalfe Fair (Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday) Drop by for baked spuds, wedges, our world famous hot apple cider from Hall’s Apple Orchard in Brockville, and delicious fair…

Spudding in the Glebe…twice.

A busy weekend coming up.  Saturday its Carp Famers’ Market, 8 am to 1 pm in Carp and at the 2nd annual Glebes Got Flavour in the Glebe area of our fair city…Central Park on Bank Street at Clemow.   GGF is a combined skate boarding festival and music festival show casing local musical and boarding talent.  Its over 3…