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How My Love For All Things Disney Got Started.

When I was growing up, my parents and grandma always encouraged my big imagination. They’d go along with all the crazy things my creative little brain would come up with. 555 more words


Passing It On

We as humans seem wired to want to pass things on to the next generation. We tell our children about our family heritage. We save heirlooms to hand down.   400 more words


Where Words Fail

What should I bake? Typically this is my first thought when planning for family gatherings, a training at work, or when the stress-o-meter edges into the red zone. 1,110 more words

Good or bad?

My first instinct on looking at these chocolate brownies is , “They look really good!” There’s clearly a high proportion of dark chocolate in the mix along with walnuts, both of which are ‘ 627 more words

I'm Always Hooking

(Viola-Mae Flapper Hat, named for my great-grandmother the bootlegging mogul of southeastern Oklahoma).

I don’t know about the rest of you, but I have been a little overwhelmed with all the news lately. 877 more words


Donna's Chili

Y’all, when I make one of my mother’s or grandmother’s recipes, it is sacred ground. Seriously… It may be the easiest thing to throw together, but just because it is one of their recipes, it is so dear to me. 254 more words


Devil's Food Cake with Raspberry Buttercream

My father is my hero. He is superman dressed in dad clothes. He is brilliant and amazing, and I am so lucky to call him daddy. 515 more words