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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.

Finding Violets in our Meadow

Growing up, my Grandmother and my Father seemed to know the name of every flower, plant, and tree that grew in my hometown. I wondered...

Teaching the lost art of sewing

My 13-year-old daughter and I have been busy the past three weeks, sewing aprons and making baby quilts for our shop. We have been using...

Chocolate Gelatin Mousse

My father gave me a collection of old magazines dating back to the mid-1940’s. I enjoy looking through them from time to time to...

Getting Rid of Clutter

My mother was naturally organized. Despite working full-time and having a family, she kept a pristine home and served us a home cooked meal...
quilts

Long Arm Quilt Man

As we drove down Brief Road this evening, the fields of rye grass seemed almost neon green. Tiny pink blooms dotted many of the...
Hydrangeas

Hydrangeas

Last year, I posted a picture on my blog of the Hydrangeas that I grew and asked if anyone knew how to preserve them. The...
blueberries

In memory of my friend, Homer

I met him two years ago; he was introduced to me at the farmer's market as “the best blueberry grower around.” He was kind...
Strawberry Jam

Aunt Rosemary

As a young girl, my great Aunt Rosemary was the one woman who I wanted to emulate the most. She had a well-kept home,...
Herbs

Dandelions

The sun is out, and it’s balmy 66 degrees today in Stanfield. I took the opportunity to get out in the fresh air and...
Eating Clean

Whole 30

It happens every year; usually right after Halloween. The colder temperatures make me want to bundle up and eat something sugary and comforting. Unfortunately,...

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