Locked in Arthur’s Cooler… A Tribute to Black’s Peaches

Because there are days in the quicksand, and we all need to be able to laugh at ourselves….. A few years ago, during the peak season of my homesteading passion, I ordered an acre of heirloom corn. And by order, I actually collected a group of like minded non-GMO, Earth loving people, and we paid a local farmer to grow us an acre of heirloom, … Continue reading Locked in Arthur’s Cooler… A Tribute to Black’s Peaches

Summer Music Lessons and Workshops (and Camp!)

Educating Patricia Hatch’s Summer Music Offerings Private Lessons – 45 minutes long, $25 weekly, paid at the beginning of each month. (If you or I are taking a week break for some reason, vacation, etc., then there is no charge for that off week. If I am given advance notice – more than 24 hours – of an absence due to illness or scheduling conflict, … Continue reading Summer Music Lessons and Workshops (and Camp!)

2018 – 2019 Writing Workshop

Writing Workshop for High School – This high school writing course is two independent semesters and covers one semester of creative writing and one semester of academic writing. The course is designed for students ranging from the reluctant writers to the wordy wordsmiths. This class is a basic level course that can be adapted to challenge honors level students. The intention is to introduce writing … Continue reading 2018 – 2019 Writing Workshop

Sweet Tea with Jessie and Amber

Sweet Tea with Amber Johnson and Jessica Cartwright PH: I want to hear about your daughter’s business….. AJ: It’s called Wick-Kids. She started it last May, but she wasn’t ready to sell until June because she had to find different suppliers. Believe it or not, wax smells. It stinks. Bad. We had to find commercial grade wax, because it doesn’t stink. But if you just … Continue reading Sweet Tea with Jessie and Amber

Penny Lemberger of Palmetto Rose Mercantile

People of Yorkville – Penny Lemberger of Palmetto Rose Mercantile We had such an in depth visit, it would take me forever to write word for word our conversation and all the rabbit trails we took in our time together. So instead, I want to highlight the many, many offerings at Palmetto Rose Mercantile, and then I’ll share a tidbit from our interview. They offer … Continue reading Penny Lemberger of Palmetto Rose Mercantile