Apple Tart (and Adventures in Apple Picking)

A couple of weeks ago we took the boys and a friend  to Hendersonville, NC  for apple picking. After asking around and doing a little research, I chose an orchard mainly because this one had…

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Guignard Clay

Since I’m always trying to be the as zen as possible I decided to take up hiking. I really needed to do something where I could get away and not be distracted. Hiking is ideal…

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Plant Spotlight: Donkey Ear (Kalanchoe gastonis-bonnieri)

A couple of weeks ago I attended the Flower and Plant Sale at the South Carolina State Farmer’s Market for the first time and I was completely unprepared. As I continued to walk towards the…

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