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 […]
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 […]
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!