It was a pickles and green beans kinda day. #gardening #homesteading #canning

It was a pickles and green beans kinda day. #gardening #homesteading #canning

Oh my - zucchini, cabbage, sweet peppers,  hot peppers, beans, snow peas, shelling peas, tomatoes, slicing cucumbers,  pickling cucumbers,  carrots.  #gardening #homesteading

Oh my - zucchini, cabbage, sweet peppers, hot peppers, beans, snow peas, shelling peas, tomatoes, slicing cucumbers, pickling cucumbers, carrots. #gardening #homesteading

Local cheese and goat milk caramel. So delish.

Local cheese and goat milk caramel. So delish.

Love talking local food with growers & chefs.

Love talking local food with growers & chefs.

Black mocha stout at Highland Brewing Company - so yum. @visitasheville local food, local beer

Black mocha stout at Highland Brewing Company - so yum. @visitasheville local food, local beer

Dinner is hours away but oh goodness look what I am anticipating @Biltmoreestate #fbfash

Dinner is hours away but oh goodness look what I am anticipating @Biltmoreestate #fbfash

Such amazing food and bloggers.  Fun! @AVLSummerSocial

Such amazing food and bloggers. Fun! @AVLSummerSocial

Birthday flowers. Thank You @hilsaba & @shilsabeck1 !

Birthday flowers. Thank You @hilsaba & @shilsabeck1 !

Thursday night homegrown food preservation.  Canned green beans and blanched snow peas headed for the freezer.  #gardening #homesteading #canning

Thursday night homegrown food preservation. Canned green beans and blanched snow peas headed for the freezer. #gardening #homesteading #canning

This week’s eating and next year’s seed. #gardening #homesteading #seeds

This week’s eating and next year’s seed. #gardening #homesteading #seeds