Nourish and Nestle is a blog which caters to those who are most happy creating and making. We focus on gracious living through nourishing and delicious meals, growing organic produce, tastefully furnishing our home and DIY-ing gifts, art and decor. In a nutshell, we are always striving for creative living and delicious eating.
I live in beautiful Wilmington, North Carolina
I have been married for 30+ years to Terry, my life and blog partner.
We have a beautiful & kind daughter who is a student at UNC-Chapel Hill and a handsome & hilarious son who is still in high school
Our family is completed by the addition of Flora (aka ‘the Pretty Princess”), who just also happens to be ‘practically perfect in every way’ and Peep, the sweetest kitten on the planet!
I grew up travelling the world as a Navy junior and my family shares my love of travel. We are always planning our ‘next trip’.
The Family in the Obersalzberg, Germany in July, 2015
I love to create, whether it’s a great meal, a knitted project, a painting or another pretty thing for our home. I’m a bit at a loss without a current project of some sort.
I want a home that friends and family feel comfortable and ‘nestled’ in.
I’d have to say that my decorating style is ‘eclectic’ and that a decorating ‘challenge’ is that I don’t have a favorite color. I like them all and use them all! The more the merrier!
I’ll always opt for asymmetry over symmetry.
I believe firmly in the healing power of spray paint!
I’m very focused on what we put into our bodies. I believe in eating as close to the earth and as far from a lab as possible.
Terry and I enjoy our hobby of organic gardening, an equally frustrating and rewarding endeavor in the hot and humid southeast.
I think my family is deeply embarrassed over my obsession with ‘The Walking Dead’ and the poster of Darryl I have hanging in my office. (They’ll sing a different tune when the Zombie apocalypse happens and I’m the only one of us knows what to do!)
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Hi there, I’m Lynn. I’m in my happy place when I’m cooking, baking, creating, crafting, diy-ing and gardening. You too? Hey, we should be friends!