Monthly Archives: August 2012

“Hometalk” website….

Enjoying my morning cuppa while browsing through the new to me “hometalk” website.  Lots of ideas for remodeling, crafts, and so much more. Not to mention the recycle, restore, and the use it up theme that a lot of people … Continue reading

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Master Gardener Program

After moving from the California High Desert to North Carolina I joined the County’s Master Garden program to learn more about growing veggies in a completely different environment. Not only did I learn about gardening on the East Coast I … Continue reading

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Composting in the kitchen is very “Green”

For us collecting compost  aka “Black gold” begins in our kitchen. There are many fancy ways to compost house hold scraps, lots of gadgets available to enhance the process. However, an old crock serves as well. And it looks good … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day

The woman who follows the crow will usually go further than the crow. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before. Albert Einstein

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Harvesting today….

Today we harvested lots of tomatoes, green beans, yellow and green zucchini, bell peppers, peppers and some cucumbers a butternut squash. I should have taken pictures before I prepared everything. The tomatoes and some of the zucchini went in the … Continue reading

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Abraham Lincoln Museum

Today we visited the Bostic Lincoln Museum in Rutherford County, North Carolina. Historians of Rutherford County believe that Abraham Lincoln, son of  Nancy Hanks of Rutherford County, was not the son of her husband Thomas Lincoln. That he is the … Continue reading

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