I’ve recently been learning about wild edibles. Chimney Rock State Park hosted a Wild Mushroom Walk with celebrity mycologist Alan Muskat, and will be hosting more wild food events in the future. All this rain means more mushrooms, and 1,000 species of mushrooms could be growing in the Park. The State Park will be Mushroom Hikes […]
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To plant a garden is to believe in the future
So excited to share news from the big launch of Step Forward Paper, co-founded by Woody Harrelson! Watch this video to hear about it from Woody: “It’s very important that we shift. The forests are the lungs of the world. I’ve always believed if you breathe, you’re an environmentalist.” – Woody Harrelson in Grist. “I […]
I wrote an article for Triple Pundit and am amazed to see it being shared over and over again – becoming the top hot article!! Thank you so much to Sara Day Evans of Accelerating Appalachia and Rosa Lee Harden of Social Capital Markets (SOCAP) and HUB Bay Area for providing their insight and ideas. […]
I love oregano. It is easy to grow in a garden, raised bed, indoor pot, or container. I dried this organic oregano by pruning a small bunch stems with a ceramic blade, hanging them in a dry location for three weeks, trimming the leaves off the stems, and storing in a glass jar in a […]
That’s me at the beginning saying we can grow our own food. Lots of great tips from others, like shopping at tailgate markets and talking with local farmers. I spoke at the March Against Monsanto 2013 event in Asheville, NC about growing our own food and creating pollinator-friendly habitats. AP reports: Two million people marched […]
I was admiring the stunning blonde horse at a local farm when the brunette walked right up to me. She was wild. Walking the farm roads. They took a moment to meet and she went on her way. Amazing.
What is going on with the bees?! The European Union thinks they have the answer and just banned neonicotinoid pesticides. I hit the road with ABC’s Ashlea Surles and videographer as they captured the story of colony collapse disorder, interviewing Bee City USA, Wild Mountain Bees and J-Bee Farm. Watch here: What can we do […]
Today is Earth Day and it is a beautiful day to spend in nature. Everything is green, birds are singing and Toadshade Trillium, Dwarf Iris, Bird-Foot Violet and many other trees and wildflowers are in bloom at Chimney Rock at Chimney Rock State Park. Watch interview with WLOS ABC 13.
Wind in the mountains means fallen trees in the forest. So, we are recycling a few beautiful maple trees into a deluxe garden path. We’ve been cutting the trees into 3-4 inch cookies and planting flowers and bushes. It’s a work in progress. Loving this idea from a photo I saw on Pinterest.