It’s the Best Time of Year to Find Wild Blackberries

All along the East Coast of the United States something remarkable is happening.  From mid-May to the beginning of June white flowers pop up along fence lines and along edges of wooded areas.  They are a gleaming marker of one … Continue reading

7 Reasons You Need to be Foraging

When I was a kid, one of my favorite things to do in summer was pick blackberries.  They grew wild along fence lines at every home we lived in.  It was a coveted treat that only summer could deliver to … Continue reading

Easy No Blender Slushee

Now that kids are off of school, the temperature’s hotter, the days are longer, and the pools are open, it’s time for cool summertime treats. One of my favorite summer treats remains the slushee.  But you don’t have to head … Continue reading

DIY: Make a Summer Dress Last Longer

Do you wish you could make summer last a little longer?  I may not be able to guarantee that but I can guarantee that you can take your daughter’s summer fashions well into the chillier months with a few simple … Continue reading