About stanhorst

I am husband of one of the most wonderful moms in the world. We have two teenage children, a boy and a girl. We enjoy spending time together, especially with activities such camping, hiking, traveling, and enjoying the outdoors. We live in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia.

Winterizing Your Trees and Shrubs – Basic Care

My grandfather had several prize apple trees on his farm. As a child, I loved to climb them and play underneath them. In the fall, I’d pick the green … [Read more...]

10 Tips to Keep Outdoor Entertaining Fun and Easy

When the weather is nice, outdoor entertaining is the best possible solution to any gathering.  Entertaining family and friends outside during the … [Read more...]