One October Saturday Down South

I was texting this morning with my BFF, Laura, who now lives in Virginia, where it is currently 47 degrees. Brrrrrr. It is a gorgeous Halloween day here in North Central Florida... As I milled about this morning, thanking my stars I live here and not somewhere it is in the 40s, it occurred to… Continue reading One October Saturday Down South

Fun Food and the Backyard Toilet

Having young kids has its advantages. When your husband makes a sheet pan full of fish sticks, mini corn dogs, with a side of tater tots and Mac and cheese - it takes you back to your childhood. And then your eight-year-old informs you that while you were at work today, your three-year-old pooped in… Continue reading Fun Food and the Backyard Toilet

Southern Pimento Cheese

Pimento cheese is a Southern staple. It was one of my dad's favorites and it just so happens my husband loves it too, especially homemade. You can buy it in the grocery store, and that's great if you are short on time, but really it doesn't take a lot to whip up a batch and… Continue reading Southern Pimento Cheese