Monthly Archives: July 2012

Sadie and Her puppies

My daughter and I had the immense pleasure of being invited over to witness the birth of a litter of puppies recently. I’ve seen human babies being born, but never canine babies. I must say that I was as awed … Continue reading

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Old Fashioned Hot Rolls

Bread is the source of much discussion in our family. There’s cornbread, biscuits, pie crusts dumplings, and , of course yeast rolls. I’m not gonna lie. These suckers take time and skill. I have made them, but these days reach … Continue reading

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Brazil Has A Lot Going On

I’ve hearing about a lot of Brazilian culture lately. What am I talking about, you ask? Well, the Brazilian blow outs seem to be all the rage. As I understand it, they put some sort of treatment on naturally curly … Continue reading

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Homemade Party Mints

If my Momma, Granny, Maw-Maw, or one of my aunts planned a shower when we were growing up, homemade mints were always on the menu. Generally, it was on the list as “Mints and Nuts”. There were cute little molds … Continue reading

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Pioneer Woman and Pinterest

My sister called me with a story that left an image of her standing in her yard over a boiling pot over a raging fire. What was she doing? Making laundry soap, of course! Where would she get such an … Continue reading

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