It’s Strawberry Season!

It’s Strawberry Season!

My strawberry beds are loaded with strawberries! Some of my grandkids and I enjoyed a hearty snack walking through the garden this morning.  I taught them to pull the leaves back and find treasure! And I have a brand new recipe, from a sweet family member, that has...
Make This if Your Garden is Winding Down!

Make This if Your Garden is Winding Down!

The weather has turned a bit here in Tennessee.  The Summer Garden is winding down and it’s time to start pulling spent plants and plants we just don’t want anymore (can anyone say zucchini?) and begin planting for a fall garden. Think, greens, brassicas,...

Lavender Lemonade (by request!)

Feeling a little stressed?  Kids making crazy?  Or making you crazy?  Missing summer already? Try a tall cool glass of Lavender Lemonade…both for you and the kids!  This has been a favorite recipe of ours for many years.  I love it in the summertime but it is...
Traditional Southern Dessert!

Traditional Southern Dessert!

I had some of my kids over for dinner this weekend and offered a choice of either peach cobbler or banana pudding.  My daughter chose banana pudding.  This is a down home southern comfort food.  You can’t do it justice with a box mix….nor is it healthy.  I...