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 […]
Sadly the strawberries are all finished producing in my garden. Luckily I had enough to make this frosting. This cupcake is all about the frosting, which is good enough you want to eat it all by itself. This frosting would be good on chocolate, white or my yellow cupcakes which I show here. You might […]
Even though the temperature last night went down to 45 degrees, yep Mother Nature is WHACK! The strawberries are still ripening daily in the garden. One of my favorite things to grow is strawberries, they make an appearance every spring and as long as you provide decent soil, full sun and enough water they go […]
Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in in battle. Memorial Day is a United States federal holiday which occurs every year on the final Monday of May. Memorial Day is a day of remembering the men and women who died while serving in the United […]
The girls and guys have been enjoying their time free ranging, especially over the last few days when the temperature has reached 90 degrees. They find a nice cool spot under the bushes and take dust baths in the cool soil. I have had to completely ban them from the vegetable garden, closing the gate. […]
I would never have come up with this recipe if another recipe had not led me here. I have been working on a Spanish Potato Salad and I knew I wanted to add a pesto and was planning on using Basil Pesto, but I knew basil was not a herb that was used often […]
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!