Category Archives: Garden

Summer Construction Project Update

It’s been a while since I posted an update on our BIG summer project…the one that began with tree removal in late March and progressed slowly throughout the spring and summer. This project was the biggest home improvement project we … Continue reading

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Fall Colors on the Front Deck

Living where we do, in a rural wooded area, we are surrounded by the magnificent colors of autumn.

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Hurry Up and Wait…Progress Update

Sometimes progress comes much more slowly than we want. This is true of our big summer project, the storage building and picnic area on the lower part of our lot. There are many stages to this project that are dependent … Continue reading

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5 Delicious Ways to Enjoy Strawberries Now

Strawberries are in season here in the mountains. Here at Our MT Nest, we’ve been enjoying them in several ways. Today I’m sharing 5 super easy and extra delicious recipes that feature strawberries as the star ingredient. Bon Appétit!

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Azalea Afternoon at the Biltmore Estate

Here in the Western North Carolina mountains last Friday was a beautiful, warm day that actually felt more like summer than spring. Weather like that beckons us to spend time outdoors. Mr. MT Nest and I decided on the spur … Continue reading

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