Pinto Beans and Ham with Homemade Buttermilk Cornbread

I grew up in the south. My mom was the best southern cook! We ate a lot of fried chicken, black eyed peas, corn bread, and lots of sweet iced tea. Talk about your belly filling comfort foods! Fall is my favorite season here. It is still the heat of the summer has ebbed away. I watched the first … [Read more...]

Olympic Rings Beaded Stretch Bracelet Craft

I can remember when I was a kid watching the Olympics with my parents. My dad was all about track and field in the summer and hockey in the winter. For mom (and me), gymnastics and diving were the preference in the summer and ice skating in the winter. I was fortunate enough to be living in Atlanta … [Read more...]

Homemade Washi Tape Father’s Day Card

Homemade Washi Tape Father's Day Card Hey guys! Can you believe school is out and the official start of summer is a few short weeks away? I know, right?! One of my internal calendar markers for summer is Father's Day. I know when Father's Day is here, that means summer is directly after. For me, … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day Button Letters Craft

This is one of my favorite crafts. It is so inexpensive (under $10) and looks so adorable when it is complete. Kids from preschool and up can help make this craft, making it perfect for Mother’s Day. If you are using glue dots, the younger kids can do this with some help from an older kid or grown … [Read more...]

Make Your Own Seasoning Salt – Lawry’s Copycat Recipe

  Occasionally you may run across recipes online that call for seasoning salt - sometimes Lawry's Seasoning Salt specifically.  If this is something you don't usually have on hand, or if you want to save a little money by making your own from spices already in your kitchen we are here to tell you … [Read more...]