3 Easy Curb Appeal Tips (for the low-maintenance gardener!) #LetsGarden

  This post has been sponsored by Monrovia, but all opinions are my own. Why Monrovia plants? Because my Mom says so, and Mom is always right. OK, so that’s not the only reason we’re Monrovia gardening fans (although Mom’s opinion is usually the one I trust.) I’m a lifetime garden lover and my husband…

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Zucchini Recipes: Zucchini Shepherd’s Pie

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And so it begins. The zucchini onslaught. Please send zucchini recipes, STAT! In fact, it’s almost Sneak Some Zucchini onto your Neighbor’s Porch Day. (Although that usually works better at night.) See, at this time of year, at least here in Pennsylvania, zucchini plants are in super production mode, and we gardeners often find ourselves with…

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Sweet Potato Casserole, with a Sunny Twist!

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Shhhh…don’t tell the Santa. I’ve been a very naughty blogger. I’ve been just terrible about taking photos lately, and it’s been an eternity since I’ve passed along a good recipe. But I’d like to make it up to you with my favorite sweet potato casserole recipe! As a kid, I love the toasted marshmallow casserole…

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I'm tempted to call this Almost Compost Stew…

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Look out….I’m feeling kinda full of myself right now.  Why? Well, partly because my every color of the rainbow found it’s way into my son’s belly today, and that makes me a happy mom 😀 But I’m also feeling very proud of myself because I used up the vegetables cluttering my counter and fridge. It’s no…

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Mommy and Me Butternut Apple Crisp

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Lately, my life is all about sharing. I share just about everything with my baby boy: my body, my bed, every waking moment…but I wouldn’t have it any other way One of my favorite things to share with him is food. As a family, we grow it together, we go to farms to buy it together…

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Simple, Beautiful, Whole Foods

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I don’t eat whole foods exclusively, but I definitely take advantage of their wonderful simplicity whenever I have the opportunity. One of my favorite things about eating whole foods is the appreciation I’ve gained for natural, beautiful, single ingredients.  Like these tiny little organic potatoes I purchased from a local farmer… There was a time…

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