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Friendly vs. Not So Friendly

One of my biggest pet peeves is when people aren’t friendly. We just spent a week in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and I honestly wasn’t impressed. 68 more words

The Minnis House - A Home Away from Home

And now for something completely different – a travel post! (I believe my one and only, so far). 

What soothes the sting of having to leave my eldest child and only daughter at college (go… 529 more words



Although my “To-Go-To” list is still a mile long, I have been to a fair amount of  countries for somewhat extended periods of time. Mexico, Honduras, Spain, Nicaragua, and with each return voyage home brings a new type of “reverse culture shock.” Sometimes it is the shock of coming back to a country where we don’t finish the food on our plate, or we complain about our iphones being too slow. 480 more words


I'll Take a Little Southern Hospitality, Please

When I was in Texas, everyone was so darn friendly I couldn’t believe it. Was this real? Where I visited, in The Woodlands, people still have block parties and new neighbors are welcomed with hot casseroles and freshly baked cookies. 732 more words


Charleston, SC

I was finally able to make my way over to Charleston this summer and in doing so I was able to eat my way through the town! 723 more words


A Free Giveaway from Classic Tassels and More

Welcome to Design Impressions, inspiration for your home from Classic Tassels and More!  We are so excited to launch this new blog and we hope you’ll stay a while to find creative ideas to personalize your home.   164 more words


American Roadtrip, Part 9: Kind Strangers in Shreveport, Louisiana

Aside from the obvious True Blood excitement that Shreveport immediately evoked in me, I didn’t expect much from this little Louisiana town. But in fact it turned out to be one of the best places we visited, and not just for the food and drink. 503 more words

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