Weekly Photo Challenge – Surprise

“Surprise, here I am!” While hiking last year I stumbled upon this morel mushroom (along with 5 others in the same area).  Although it was morel season, I was not actively looking for them.  I was both surprised and excited to find my first morel mushroom. The time is upon us again and I am…

Sustainable Sunday – Shrooms!

Mushrooms find their way into most of my recipes.  I simply adore them.  They add such a great flavor to so many dishes I cannot help but utilize them.  I put them in my salads, homemade pizza, pasta, vegetable dishes, eggs, sandwiches and much more.   Often when hiking in our woods I bring my…

Sustainable Sunday – My failed attempt at a garden

When we moved to our new place I was so excited to put out a garden.  Finally the time & space to grow our own food!  I made my list of fruit & vegetables I wanted, researched seed companies and ordered my seeds.   After much research both online and through books I felt ready…