Did you ever just want to do something completely different and totally out of your comfort zone? Let me tell you about my incredible weekend as a War Woman! I have changed over the last 28 years. When I moved to Georgia with my hubby, I was still a girl that loved big hair, makeup, … Continue Reading

2018 is turning out to be quite destructive to many families out there with this awful flu epidemic. I am determined to keep that flu away, far, far away!!! Here are some tips to help you too. No Flu Zone Tips

November, the month of craziness. Halloween stuff barely out of stores, Thanksgiving decorations everywhere and Christmas decor edging all the rest out. I believe this is how are day to day living is during November. Do you feel it? Are you doing more than normal in your routine, trying to get it all done? Sigh… … Continue Reading

Flu season is upon us and if you are like me, there ain’t no way you are getting a flu shot! So what’s a person to do? BOOST Your Immune System, Naturally! If you do preventative care, you will be much healthier and less likely to get the nasties that are going around. Normally I … Continue Reading

You want to hear a secret? There was a time, not very long ago, where I absolutely HATED mushrooms. Yep, it was true. Then something amazing happened! I wanted to learn how to grow mushrooms for my husband, he loves mushrooms. So I had a friend teach a shiitake mushroom class here and she brought … Continue Reading

I get this question a lot. Puffballs, the round blobs on the front lawn, you know the ones…. that when left become dark, brittle and then “poof” into blackish smoke-like dust. Yes, those blobs are edible mushrooms. BUT and I do mean a BIG but, you must cut open each and everyone to be absolutely … Continue Reading

Weekly Inspiration

Drying mushrooms doesn’t have to be scary! Mushrooms are one of the easiest foods to preserve. 1. First go out and pick your mushrooms! We … Continue Reading

Over the next few days, this blog will go through some changes. Please bear with me and I complete the new web site. Beautiful new changes take time! 🙂 Have a great day – Anne-Marie

Chocolate + Mint + alcohol = Chocolate Mint Extract. How does that sound? Simply delicious! Cookies and Holiday baking are months away but I am trying to think ahead this year. Each Christmas I decide to make something different whether it be hazelnut cookies, chocolate truffles or mint chocolate brownies…then I check the spices and … Continue Reading

This is my 3rd year of having interns help me out with planting, harvesting, product making, foraging and more. Early Spring garden planted… We also go on fun adventures! You never know what we will be doing…it all depends on what is growing and who calls me to come harvest an abundance of something. This … Continue Reading