Author: chelseaann5611

Garden Update May 2022

I see new green leaves and budding plants! We are officially past our last frost warning – although we had a one night scare that my tomatoes didn’t like. All is well! Our baby trees are budding, I have planted a few flowers, and spring is in full swing. We […]

Garden Update April 2022

Welcome to Spring! The trees are starting to bud and here in North Carolina, we aren’t quite sure whether we should still be wearing sweatshirts or breaking out the flip flops. Sometimes we need both in the same day! April 15th is typically the date gardeners LONG and WAIT for […]

Grilled Salmon with Herb Butter

Salmon is my favorite fish! It is fatty, sweet, and rich in awesome nutrients. It is a go-to for me when I need to include more protein and healthy omega 3-fatty acids in my diet. It is also rich in vitamin B! Omega 3-fatty acids are shown to reduce inflammation, […]

Southern Pinto Beans

My entire family travels to Ararat, VA each summer for a week long vacation in the beautiful mountains! We rent a cabin near the Blue Ridge Parkway and enjoy a slow, relaxing week together. The kids love exploring the outdoors, the adults get super competitive over evening board game sessions, […]