We hit about three dozen Halloween parties this weekend, which meant it was dress-up time! We went as a pirate family, because, well, pirates.
The boots are the number one reason I want to be a pirate wench every year. Just in case you’re wondering. Are you dressing up for Halloween
It was so cold in my house this morning that I didn’t want to get out of bed. My cat didn’t want me to get out of bed either. She crawled under the covers to keep me warm when my alarm clock went off.This is Saffron, also knows as The Butter Licker. (We all have our vices.) And what
Last spring, we stopped in Nashville over spring break and had dinner with friends at a Chinese restaurant, and I got super excited because they had banana pudding. You know the kind, right? With pudding and Nilla wafers and bananas? That’s like milk and fruit and healthy cookies (vanilla’s
We took the kids to Boo at the Zoo this weekend.
This sign was posted at the entrance.
Makes you wonder, doesn't it? 🙂 Have a great Monday!
We took the family for a little getaway in the backwoods of Alabama recently. Even though only one of the four adults present were actually Southerners, it was a true Southern getaway, complete with redneck golf, fried catfish, ketchup (there was a Southern Minnesotan among us), and directions that
The other day, I'd managed to use my super-mom ninja skills to sneak away from my whole family to brush my teeth in private, and I was standing there at the sink, brushing away, thinking (and snorting to myself) about how funny it was that before kids, I had this vision of myself.
I was going
Can you spot the sweet tea?
(Also, for true Southern roulette, these could also be in matching crystal or red solo cups.)
Since I’ve lived in the South for almost a decade, I decided recently that I needed to attempt to expand my repertoire of Southern dishes. And I had never made
Because I love you guys, and because I'm a giver, I took it upon myself recently to make the three best chocolate chip cookie recipes in the whole world, and then to try them at all stages and compare them against one another so you don't have to.
Because I know that would be a hardship.