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Front Porch and Kitchen Memories

By Chaunte McClure

By now, you know I love to reminisce about growing up with Grandma. I was scrolling Facebook on Sunday night and came across a meme with an image of peas in chipwood baskets, and of course, my mind traveled back to summer months sitting on the porch at Grandma’s. 296 more words

Debunking Myths about the South (Part 1)

Y’all, it’s time to dispel some myths about the South and Southerners. We’ve all fielded the questions, as dumb as they are, but enough is enough. 649 more words

A Visit to Alabama's State Capitol

Lefty and I visited Alabama’s State Capitol while Princess Buttercup attended Alabama All-State for band this weekend. (Yayyyyyy! #proudmom)

I hadn’t been near the state capitol building since I marched in the… 424 more words

Sweet Home

The Exchange

I wonder how such a thing can be so common, right out in broad daylight.

See it for yourself on any Sunday afternoon.  Get off Interstate 85 at exit 64.  376 more words

Life In Alabama


It’s so easy not to write. Busy life keeps me running, and being busy allows me to hush that voice. The voice that is quiet, but insistent. 153 more words

The Great Northern and Southern Union

In 2009, I married a southern boy, the man of my dreams.  He won me over with his dreamy southern accent and manners to write home about.  715 more words

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