How To Achieve a Sustainable Wedding Day

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This is the day you’ve planned since you were a child. But as an adult you also understand your responsibility as a citizen of the earth to make this day as special as possible with minimal impact to the environment. According to reports, the average wedding of 100-120 guests is responsible for 400-600 pounds of […]

The Benefits of Eating Locally Grown Food

benefits of locally grown food

Why eat locally grown food? As consumers, we’ve begun to take notice of what’s on the dinner plate and question the origin of our food. With this growing trend, local food producers see the benefit of transparency when it comes to how their food is grown. The benefits of locally grown food go much further […]

Three Great Reasons to Buy Fair Trade Coffee

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Did you know coffee is the one of the most traded commodities in the world? With that said, the coffee industry can be unpredictable and erratic due to dramatic price fluctuations. That’s why you should buy FAIRTRADE coffee. This system provides quality coffee for a fair price consistently. For many consumers, fair trade coffee represents a […]

Our Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving Recipes

Thanksgiving is a food-centric holiday with a little family and friends mixed in. Whether you’re dining with friends or preparing the meal, it’s always fun to contribute to the festivities with a favorite recipe. However, a recipe is only as good as its ingredients. If you’re celebrating #WorldVeganMonth, we have a delicious recipe for a vegan-style […]

MoonShadow Opens at Deep Creek Lake

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Formerly located in Accident, MD, MoonShadow has a new home at Deep Creek Lake. With the same friendly faces, you can enjoy the old favorites from the menu or try something bold to excite your tastebuds. At the new location, on Bumble Bee Road across from Garrett College, enjoy savory food, listen to local bands, […]

Ice Fishing at Deep Creek Lake!

Ice Fishing at Deep Creek Lake

Ice fishing is HOT at Deep Creek Lake. Over the past few years more and more ice fishermen have been traveling to Deep Creek Lake. This morning, we noticed…

MoonShadow – Our sister business

MoonShadow serves excellent food at Deep Creek Lake!

MoonShadow is only 8 minutes away from the cabins at Blue Moon Rising. We are a little bias but we definitely suggest stopping there for a meal or some live entertainment on the weekend. It is a perfect venue for…

Garrett County Fair 2013

The Garrett County Agricultural Fair is the highlight of many local’s summertime activities. Last year the fair added a few new rides, as well as a few new buildings have been built to host more events. This year the fair was held from Monday July 29th through Saturday August 3rd. Check out the website for […]

Photo Update From Garden 42

We have a few photos to share from a recent visit to our Garden on Rt. 42 in McHenry Maryland.

Brew Skies Festival – Aug 9, 10

From Brewskiesfestival.com Welcome to the Second Annual Brew Skies Festival Sponsored by: The Mountain State Brewing Co. Join us, on two dates: August 9-10, 2013. The music starts at 3pm on Friday and ends at 12am. On Saturday music goes from 11am to 12am. We have a full lineup of local musicians, and festivities throughout […]