Image Credit: Southern Living I used the Memorial Day holiday as an excuse to try out a few new recipes. In last month's issue of Southern Living magazine, I saw this recipe for Governor's Mansion Summer Peach Tea Punch. It looked so lovely and enticing! So, yesterday I decided to try it out on my BBQ guests. It was a hit. I even heard rumblings that it would make a … [Read more...] about Summer Recipe: Governor’s Mansion Peach Tea Punch
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A couple of weeks ago, my friend Camille hosted a pre-Valentine's Day brunch to reunite our old book club group. We began back in 2003 and called ourselves "Sisters With Books." Get it? SWB? Ahem. Anyway, over the years some of us moved to different cities or had kids and fell off the map (me) and we drifted apart. I was beyond excited when I got Camille's invite to her SWB … [Read more...] about Girltime + Brunch = Recipe for Good Times
Sounds random, doesn't it? It all began years ago when my sister and I were home at my mom's house for Christmas. For whatever reason, we found ourselves starving and exhausted late on Christmas Eve. Because absolutely nothing else was open, my mom suggested that we order Chinese food from her usual spot up the street and at that moment, nothing sounded better to us than … [Read more...] about Christmas Eve Tradition: Chinese Takeout
I just discovered this show on ABC. It's a keeper! Anybody out there a fan? Cougar Town is funny too. I'm trying to drag myself away from the reality tv cable show junkie that I've become in recent months and see what the sitcoms are talking about these days. Not bad. … [Read more...] about Modern Family
Our Thanksgiving getaway was postively wonderful. Hubby and I enjoyed 4 days of snot-free, whine-free, interrupted sleep-free bliss. Of course I missed the heck out of the crew by Day 2, but that's the way love goes, right? Still, that "80-minute Cherry Harvest Festival sour cherry wrap with herbally infused mud followed with moisturizing cherry plum body soufflé," was worth … [Read more...] about Withdrawal