Holiday Greenery

Stop by Barstow’s to select your perfect holiday wreath, kissing ball, or porch decoration to brighten your home and get in the spirit! Our wreaths, kissing balls, log boxes, and holiday pots are grown and designed at Silvery Moon Farm in Bernardston, MA.  Silvery Moon Farm is a small family business.  Their family collects only the … Read more

What’s the Buzz about?

September is National Honey Month. Eating local honey sustains local beekeepers who care for our crop of buzzing bees. Bees are super pollinators, transferring pollen from plant to plant, thus fertilizing the plants and enabling them to bear fruit. In fact, about one-third of the U.S. diet is derived from insect-pollinated plants and honey bees … Read more

6 Gifts for Dads and Grads

This June we are celebrating the awesome grads and the terrific dads in the Valley! Here are 6 gifts from Barstow’s that would work great to say both, “Happy Father’s Day” and “Congratulations!” Nothing says CELEBRATION better then a homemade custom cake! Order picnic salads, party platters, and side dishes for your Graduate Party or … Read more

Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 13! We’ve made a list of 8 great gifts to get for Mom this year – check it out! Whether you need party platters for a Mother’s Day gathering, a unique gift from a local artisan, or a gift certificate to your favorite local bakery and restaurant, Barstow’s Dairy Store and … Read more

8 Great Gifts for Mom

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 13! Here are 8 great gifts for Mom from Barstow’s Dairy Store and Bakery this year: Hosting a Mother’s Day gathering or dinner for Mom?  Order homemade side dishes, picnic salads, cakes, pies, or party platters. Make your family gathering simple and delicious! Pick out Barstow’s farm raised steaks, patties, or other … Read more

Something Sweet for your Sweet

Roses are red, violets are neat, Order your honey a special treat! Barstow’s is local, homemade, and near, A sweet from Barstow’s will make your love clear! Cake, brownies, cupcakes, or something else sweet Pre-order from us to make V-day complete! Get your Valentines Day orders in!  Whether you’re looking for a customized cupcake or … Read more

National Poinsettia Day

Happy National Poinsettia Day! Don’t believe us, just Google it! December 12 marks the death of Joel Roberts Poinsett, the first US Minister of Mexico, who is credited with introducing the native Mexican plant to the United States in 1825.  By an Act of Congress, December 12 was set aside as National Poinsettia Day. The … Read more

National Poinsettia Day

You can pick out poinsettias and also cyclamen at Barstow’s to celebrate Poinsettia Day or to simply brighten up your home for the holidays!  They make a great gift too! Read more about the history of poinsettias on the Barstow Blog.

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