On the Road: WV, VA, NC

On the Road: WV, VA, NC

Posted by: on Feb 28, 2013 | 4 Comments

I’ve spent the last two weekends away from home, which means I’ve done a good amount of eating at restaurants lately. President’s Day weekend my husband and I used a bed and breakfast gift certificate my friends gave us for our wedding to go skiing at Snowshoe in West Virginia. And last weekend I went first to Norfolk to see Grace Potter and the Nocturnals at the Norva and then to Raleigh, NC to visit with my girlfriends.

Food Nostalgia

Food Nostalgia

Posted by: on Feb 13, 2013 | 5 Comments

I’m feeling nostalgic this week. Maybe it’s eating “ants on a log,” celery with peanut butter and raisins. Maybe it’s the toast and tea I’ve been munching away on to keep me comfort on these cold grey February days. But my brain is spiraling through childhood foods.

VES Land Trust Hosts Small Farm Mini-Conference

VES Land Trust Hosts Small Farm Mini-Conference

Posted by: on Feb 7, 2013 | No Comments

The Virginia Eastern Shore Land Trust (VES Land Trust) sponsored a small farm conference, Eastern Shore Grown: Small Farm Future, this past Saturday, February 2nd. The conference ran from 9 a.m. until noon. This was the first conference of its kind on the Eastern Shore. However, all across the United States, Land Trusts are rising up in support of small and local agriculture.