Stepping Away from Blogging for a Few Weeks….

Randy, my husband, has run into some unexpected heart trouble, so we’ve been spending a bit of time in the hospital over the past week. Not exactly how we planned spending New Years. In light of everything that’s going on, I have purposely been holding back from posting the past few days, but know some … Read more Stepping Away from Blogging for a Few Weeks….

Recipes from the South:
Cranberry Relish Salad

Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good; His love endures forever. 1 Chronicles 16:34 What is your favorite thing about this time of year? Is it the family gathering, or favorite foods you’ve been awaiting for 365 days? Maybe you’re excited about your favorite sport or sports that will be shown on tv. … Read more Recipes from the South:
Cranberry Relish Salad

Author Interview
Leanna Sain

Author Interview: Leanna Sain. Feature image for Leanna Sain interview, featuring the book, Hush.

Every artist knows that the highs and lows of life play an undeniable role in what we create. Personally, some of my work I hold as most meaningful to me has been that which is born out of trial. This month, we’ll discuss Leanna Sain’s new book, Hush, and explore how hardship helped shape the … Read more Author Interview
Leanna Sain

Recipes From the South
Sweet Potato Casserole

Years ago, I invited a friend to share my kitchen. It was the holidays and we were both busy preparing for family that would be arriving for dinner the next day. Since I had the larger kitchen and two nice sized ovens, I thought it would be appropriate (and a lot of fun) to have … Read more Recipes From the South
Sweet Potato Casserole

A Southern Tradition
NASCAR

Let’s talk NASCAR. It’s fast. It’s exciting. Grown men and women fuse cushy in their chairs, whooping and hollering at television screens, watching as their favorite driver’s circle round and round on the tracks. Little toy cars string in two long rows across the floor. A little boy lies on his belly, making curious sounds … Read more A Southern Tradition
NASCAR