This last weekend we were in DC watching our oldest son row in the GW Invitational Regatta on the Potomac River. The GW Men won the regatta for the first time in its history and our son was awarded the MVP of the year award from his coach. We were very proud and happy for […]
Earth Day is an annual event, celebrated on April 22, on which events are held worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection. It was first celebrated in 1970, and is now coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network, and celebrated in more than 192 countries each year. This year to show support for Earth Day I wanted to […]
Its time to start thinking about your vegetable garden, regardless of whether or not you are a new or a seasoned gardener planning ahead makes all the difference in success and enjoyment of your garden. I like to call this time Vegetable Garden Spring Fever. Most people start out as a weekend gardener with limited […]
I do love beets, and my husband does not. I try and try to get him to eat beets, they are just so good for you. I figured if I made him this beet salad with the adorable heart shaped beet he couldn’t resist. This Beet and Goat Cheese Mandarin salad is perfect to […]
Chase away the winter blues with a cozy cup of Lentil Kale Chicken Soup. I have been on a huge soup kick this last month. With the cold weather there is nothing better than a hot bowl of soup at the end of the day. A delicious hearty bowl of soup not only can satisfy […]
OMG Christmas is in 9 days. Are you ready? I am NOT! My oldest comes home from college tomorrow, and my youngest the next day. We leave for a lovely trip to Mexico on the 24th with family. That means all presents must be wrapped, clothes must be cleaned, folded and ready to pack […]
Hi, I am Amy, and I am a confessed Food Lover, Garden Addict and Photo Junkie!
During the day you can find me in my garden or kitchen, and most likely my camera won’t be far. When I am not at home I like to head to the gym, or stretch out at hot yoga. I didn’t really start cooking and baking until I got married and I needed to feed my family!