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ashleyewagoner
Interests: yoga, wine, cooking, reading, traveling, coffee, blackberries, fresh rosemary and basil, random crafts
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After almost 3 years at this typepad site, I've decided to move my blog over to my own domain name. If you've enjoyed reading Teaberries the past few years, please make sure to come check out my new site -... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2011 at Teaberries
No, its actually a steamer inset for another pan (that if fits in better!), but sometimes I'm too lazy to get it out. I just put the steamer inset in the cast iron pan since its already on the stove! Here is a link to the steam insert - http://www.green-pan.com/en/inserts-1705.htm
Toggle Commented Jul 13, 2011 on Broccoli Worm at Teaberries
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This is one of the best ways to know that your food probably wasn't grown using any pesticides ... Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2011 at Teaberries
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Today I sat between the tomatoes and the peas, sweaty from having worked in the garden, and devoured all of the garden peas I could find. All of them. At first I felt guilty, but then I decided that is... Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2011 at Teaberries
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This weekend we continued our tradition and attended our 3rd annual Sugar Grove Music Festival. I have come to realize that I love going so much because of what the festival symbolizes for me - the beginning of summer. I... Continue reading
Posted Jul 11, 2011 at Teaberries
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We recently went to Roan Mountain to go to the Rhododendron Festival, but unfortunately we were a little late and it was starting to sprinkle, so the vendors were packing up. Thankfully it wasn't raining at the top of the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2011 at Teaberries
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Last spring I started several lavender plants from seed, and I bought one larger plant from our local nursery. This year they really took off and even bloomed! I wanted to prune and harvest the lavender the right way so... Continue reading
Posted Jul 5, 2011 at Teaberries
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The caterpillar ate my camera ... or at least that is the story I'm sticking to. My posts have been fewer and far between lately. Please be assured that Its not because I don't have plenty of worthwhile things to... Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2011 at Teaberries
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I love eating gobs of fruit when it is fresh in season. I have decided that I would rather eat delicious handfuls of fresh cherries for only a few weeks than eat tasteless supermarket cherries every day. I learned about... Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2011 at Teaberries
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Matt and I decided that we would try to limit our budgets for hobbies this summer. That means that for the months of June, July, and August we're trying not to spend any money on outdoor recreation (Matt) or crafts... Continue reading
Posted Jun 23, 2011 at Teaberries
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Currently eating strawberries from the garden. Life is good. Continue reading
Posted Jun 22, 2011 at Teaberries
I have to confess that of the gardening blogs I follow, there is only one that I truly love. Chiot's Run - Susy Morris is the writer, photographer, and real-lifer behind Chiot's Run. Her posts are incredibly authentic, practical, and... Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2011 at Teaberries
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I hate having to buy/find plant markers for starting seeds. I like using the wooden ones, but they can be hard to find and are often expensive. After being inspired by a post SouleMama had recently, I decided to make... Continue reading
Posted May 18, 2011 at Teaberries
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It is 44 degrees and raining at 2 pm on May 17th. I'm ready for the warm weather to come back if only so I can get to my dining room table again. Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2011 at Teaberries
I definitely cannot resist!
Toggle Commented May 16, 2011 on Farmers' Market - May 14 at Teaberries
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There was so much good stuff at the farmers' market on Saturday! Spinach and mixed lettuce - $4.30 2 pints organically grown strawberries - $5.75 Spring onions - $3 1 lb. broccoli - $4 Strawberry lemonade - $3.50 Total: $20.55... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2011 at Teaberries
Since its Friday, and I'm trying to share some of my favorite blogs, I'll continue with my favorite cooking blogs. I'm going to add a link to my favorite recipe from each site, because after all, its all about the... Continue reading
Posted May 13, 2011 at Teaberries
My all time favorite ravioli is the sun dried tomato with goat cheese. It is so delicious! Have you ever had perogies? Sometimes she has cheese perogies for sale and they are so tasty.
Toggle Commented May 12, 2011 on Farmers' Market at Teaberries
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The garlic has officially been planted! Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2011 at Teaberries
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Saturday marked the annual opening of the farmers' market. I have to confess that I was beyond excited for this. I was practically giddy to go. Since I go to the market every Saturday I am in town, and I... Continue reading
Posted May 11, 2011 at Teaberries
This is a little random, but I wanted to let you know what I am eating for lunch right this second. Because it is absolutely delicious - and it makes me feel like winter is finally over! Smoothie: hand picked... Continue reading
Posted May 10, 2011 at Teaberries
I just realized that although I read/skim over 166 blogs on a regular basis, I've never shared any of them with you. Over the next few weeks I'll put up a post each Friday about some of my favorite blogs... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2011 at Teaberries
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1. I think I woke up on the wrong side of the bed. At 4:15 am. I've felt like I'm walking in a daze all morning. 2. Last night we had a frost because temperatures got down to the low... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2011 at Teaberries
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After spending Saturday at Grandfather Mountain, we decided to take it easy on Sunday. We picked up some sandwiches at the Ham Shoppe and had a little picnic beside the creek at Valle Crucis Park. The weather was perfect, the... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2011 at Teaberries
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My entire family spent all of last weekend together in the High Country. This is epic for several reasons: one of my sisters lives in Thailand, my brother just got back from Mexico, and my other sister was in the... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2011 at Teaberries