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I have not laid out the story of meeting our houseguest. It’s a good one..it all starts with some really fantastic crawfish hushpuppies from the… 1,429 more words

Whistle-stop Vicksburg

We stopped off at Chuck’s Dairy Bar for lunch on the drive down; a basic burger joint with a decent menu – I enjoyed mine more than Dan did (it turns out I’d eaten his burger by mistake, oops). 423 more words

New Orleans: That famous Southern hospitality

Our flight from New York to New Orleans was at 6am, and that should have made me sad, but I was so excited that I felt like a kid at Christmas. 182 more words

Things I Miss About Gatlinburg that I Don't Have in Ohio

If some of you haven’t already figured it out, I am not from Gatlinburg. I live here in Ohio and maintain this blog with the purpose of writing about my experiences — and things I have learned — so I can pass this information to someone who has either never been here, or likes visiting and wants to know more. 689 more words

Coconut Cake


I decided yesterday that instead of giving you a healthy recipe for Feel Good Friday, I’m going to give you cake. You’re welcome. 380 more words

Nicole Renard

Nottoway Plantation House ~ or my Gone With The Wind moment!

Oh my how grand is Nottoway House, from the minute you leave the freeway and enter the  drive you know that you have arrived big style. 484 more words

Traditional, Eccentric or Colorful...

Southern women are traditional, eccentric or colorful creatures; sometimes we are just one or the other- a straight up Traditional, an Eccentric, or a Colorful Southern woman-though sometimes you will run across an… 338 more words

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