My friend Tracy invited me to Hickory Knob State Park for lunch with Nathalie Dupree. Nathalie gave a talk on Southern cooking, mostly about making biscuits. There were about 50 of us watching eagerly as Nathalie showed us her tricks for tasty, flaky biscuits. Most of the ladies attending were not ... Read More about Beginning Biscuit Making
"Put Yourself in the Way of Beauty" Cheryl Strayed Bring on beauty as once again we welcome Camellias to Augusta! It was 85 degrees yesterday and the humidity made my hair curl! I watched an interview today with Cheryl Strayed, author of NY Times Best Seller, Wild. I have not read ... Read More about Bring on Beauty. Go Clone a Camellia.
Hi Ladies! I hope you are doing well. Thank you for stopping by on Beauty Shop Day! Today I would normally take mama to the Beauty Shop to have her hair done. It was much more than just having her hair shampooed and set--it was more of a social experience! We all shared ... Read More about Beauty Shop Day! Winter Hacks
My grandmother used to tell my mother "stop spinning your wheels". Mama often said the same to me when I was having trouble making decisions, not using my time wisely, or just plain being lazy. When I feel like life is swirling around me, I take a little time to reflect on where I am and where I ... Read More about Stop Spinning Your Wheels
Winter Roasted Veggies A few of you messaged me on Instagram about this bunch of veggies. With all the hooplah of the holidays I've been craving lots of winter veggies and lemon water. Probably the bod telling me I need a sensible detox! So here is my post holiday/pre New Years ... Read More about Post Holiday/Pre-New Years Veggie Cleanse!