5 Simple Container Garden Ideas

I love gardening. Being out among the plants and playing in the dirt is my happy place. I didn’t always start out with a big garden; it’s something I’ve slowly built up over time. If you are new to gardening, I highly recommend that you start small. I learned so much and made things much…

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Garlic and Herb Sourdough Biscuits

I have been baking my family a very basic sourdough bread for a couple years now, and we love it.  Recently, my sourdough starter has been growing like crazy so I decided to experiment with other ways to use it. Pancakes were a big hit (try these easy sourdough pancakes) and so were these biscuits. …

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Healthy Living Conversation Starters for Teens

Teenagers are a tricky bunch. As a teacher for 8th – 10th graders, I spend my days surrounded by them – by now I’ve gotten pretty used to their antics. 🙂 Every year, we do a unit focused on healthy living. The specifics depend on the grade level but it all boils down to making good…

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Why I Support Small Local Farmers

There are plenty of options when it comes to grocery shopping where I live. I can easily run to a store and get what I need but, instead I often choose to support the local farmers in my community. Sure, the grocery store is convenient and has a million different products for me to choose…

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