Have you taught yourself something new recently? Had anything you’ve always wanted to learn how to do and finally decided to treat yourself with learning it?
master gardener flowers
I did it! I’m decorating cookies…flower cookies!
I’ve collected cookie cutters for as long as I can remember. I have a HUGE plastic box full of […]
It is FINALLY spring! Spring means I come out of my annual winter hibernation and start to feel human again. The weather is still unpredictable, but the calendar says I should be gardening and emerging back into the warmth.
Part of that emergence this year is participating in the Northern Shenandoah Valley Master Gardener Volunteer program.
If you’ve never had a good southern “white flour gravy,” you don’t know what you are missing. It is most definitely not health food, and if you have it more than once or twice a year, you should spend a good deal of time exercising to balance it. I didn’t care for it growing up, […]
weber smokey mountain
A few years back my sister coined a new phrase for gift giving in our family — “I love you” presents. It is as simple as it sounds; an I love you present is a gift given simply for love, no holiday or real reason required.
Tim gave me a wonderful […]
Please ignore the poor browning — that’s my fault :-) This is a J and L Green Farm pastured turkey. It’s legs and wings are bigger than “supermarket” birds, and the flavor is amazing!
j and l green farm pastured turkey
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