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Sweet Harvest Happenings

    Local Author, Lindy Mayberry Sellers lives on a 12-acre hobby farm in the beautiful Carolina Piedmont. With the help of her husband, she raises sheep, chickens, vegetables and most importantly children.

    Ordinary Miracles

    The golden light illuminating the trees along the old wagon road on our property, lured me outdoors this morning.  The chipmunks and squirrels were...

    Persimmon trees

    Our persimmon trees are loaded down with fruit this year.  Last year the possums got to the fruit before I could harvest it.  I...

    Treasure Hunt

    I love a good treasure hunt! That is, I enjoy finding home furnishings for a bargain and re-purposing them. One of my favorite places...

    Old Time Radio shows

    Are you a fan of Old Time Radio shows such as Fibber McGee and Molly, My Friend Irma, Our Miss Brooks or Suspense? I started...

    Apple Butter

    Last week I finally hired an expert wool spinner to help me figure out how to use my inherited spinning wheel. I was determined to...

    Ignorance Is Bliss

    Growing up in the late 70s and early 80s was a magical time of adventure for my brother and me. I don't remember spending any...

    Cioppino

    We returned from a 10- day trip out west to cooler temperatures here in the Carolina Piedmont. When we left, it was full on...

    Home-made ice cream

    “Men’s stiff collars wilted by nine in the morning. Ladies bathed before noon, after their three-o’clock naps, and by nightfall were like soft teacakes...

    Italian Bread and Tomato Salad

    As a southern lady, I could wax poetic all day about the merits of growing your own tomatoes. Going out to your garden, salt...

    It IS a Wonderful Life!

    Last Saturday, I witnessed a scene in real life that reminded me of the great old movie –It’s A Wonderful Life. The only differences were,...

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