Blue Ridge Growers


The boys, ages 3 and 4, LOVE a picnic. I am asked often and with pleading eyes for picnics. So when I heard the blueberries were in at a local farm I thought it would make a fun outing for them. We snagged dad for the lunch hour and headed over. A … [Read More...]

The garden basket…


Welcome to the garden! This is our main old pasture gate from the property entangled with vines. The perfect way to say "come on in." Espen and I had about a half hour in the garden this morning after we dropped Elias off at Vacation … [Read More...]

Life Changes!!


Jeepers! A lot has happened since I last posted. Our little girl arrived...over 3 weeks early! Rather a surprise. I was a bit worried when my water broke in my 36th week, but all turned out beautifully. Bergen Marie arrived on May 30th at 4:01pm. She … [Read More...]

{On the Edge}


I revisited an old project yesterday. {Continuing the theme of trying to get everything off my want-to-do list before baby arrives.} You Go Girl has a darling tutorial for crocheting trim onto your pillowcases. It adds kind of an old-school whimsy to … [Read More...]

First seeds in!


We finally got in the garden this last weekend!! We were so anxious to be planting and I'd go from feeling on top of things, to feeling like I was weeks behind. It felt soooo good to finally be digging in!! One of the biggest projects we did … [Read More...]