Mountain Life

May Mountain Moments

May Mountain Moments

Today I’m sharing our May Mountain Moments. When I started this blog in 2013, it was a form of diary to document what we did and most importantly what we ate. Sometimes I get so caught up in sharing our delicious food, I forget about […]

Farewell 2018: A Look Back

Farewell 2018: A Look Back

As 2018 draws to a close, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on the year, before welcoming all of the exciting things 2019 may have in store. Let me warn you, this post could get rather long, so grab a cup of coffee, […]

Farewell 2017: A Look Back

Farewell 2017: A Look Back

This year has been good but kind of strange. The weather started out really cold and by the time it warmed up all we seemed to do was wait for our new deck to be built and before we knew it Christmas was here! 2017 […]

The Spivey Deck Project 2017 {The Reveal and Video Tour!

The Spivey Deck Project 2017 {The Reveal and Video Tour!

The Spivey Deck Project 2017 is complete! Today I want to share with you the before and after shots of our deck project and later I will take you on a video tour of the finished deck project. As I mentioned a while ago, David […]

Let’s Catch Up! July 2017

Let’s Catch Up! July 2017

Hello my friends, let’s catch up! I feel like I’ve been really distant from the blog this year, and I felt compelled to write a post to catch up with what’s been going on in 2017. I love to cook and share recipes with you all. […]

Fresh Mountain Apples For The Best Apple Crumb Pie Ever

Fresh Mountain Apples For The Best Apple Crumb Pie Ever

I want to take you on a trip just a few minutes down the road to Hartland Orchard in Markham, Virginia. This orchard is where we get most of our fresh mountain apples for cooking and eating. David and I have been coming to Hartland Orchard for mountain […]

Bears On The Mountain

Bears On The Mountain

If David and I had moved to the mountains and didn’t see bears then we would be pretty pissed off. Although a bear tried to eat a goat on the front porch a couple of years ago, I still love to see them on the mountain […]

Falling

Falling

Honestly our house doesn’t feel like it’s on the edge of a mountain, until you go down below it. Ok, perhaps it is… I guess after living here on the mountain for a little over four years, I have gotten use to it and have acclimated to […]