• How To Write A Thank You Note. This simple thank you note formula will help you to write a much appreciated thank you note #thankyounote #thankyounoteformula #howtowriteathankyounote
    Just Plain Southern

    How To Write A Thank You Note

    TweetSharePin11Share11 SharesIn the South, a thank you note is an absolute must! It’s just like monograms, pearls and college football. I promise, if you forget to send one, the ladies will be whispering about you at the next garden party. Imagine getting mail, real physical mail. You skip down to the mailbox, open the door, and pull out a little envelope addressed specifically to you. Ecstatic, you race back to your living room and tear open the envelope. Inside is a small card with the words “Thank You” on the front. You open the card and read a beautiful, handwritten thank you note from someone you had given a very…

  • We will teach you the 12 basic rules when using a clothesline. Hanging your clothes. #hangingclothes #clothesline #howtohangclothes
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    12 Basic Rules When Using A Clothesline

    TweetSharePin10Share10 SharesRemember when everyone had a clothesline in their back yard? When everyone hung their clothes? Everything that’s old is new again! We will give you the basic rules for using a clothesline and how to hang your clothes for the best results. We have one and even the kids hang their clothes out on it. I had a neighbor stop by last Summer and ask if we were having “financial troubles”. I could tell how much courage it had taken her to ask the question. She was not being nosy but was seriously concerned. I was a bit surprised but said “no, why do you ask”. She said that…

  • A Valentine's Day Fairytale is a heartwarming true story of adoption. #adoption #valentinesday
    Children,  Holidays,  Valentine's Day

    A Valentine’s Day Fairytale About Adoption

    TweetSharePin4Share15 SharesA Valentine’s Day Fairytale – A Story About Adoption (My adoption) Once upon a time, a long long time ago (1966 to be exact) in a land far far away (Alamaba) lived Marilou and Dick. They had so much love to give and wanted to share that love with a child. As sometimes happens, things did not work out exactly as planned, so they decided to adopt a baby. They went to the Nuns at Catholic Charities to start the process. They explained to the Nuns that they were wanting a healthy, infant that was a boy and they were going to name him Brett… They went back home and waited….…

  • we have given you the recipe for 6 soups that will definitely give you that warm cozy happy feeling inside. Homemade Chicken Soup, Instant Pot Split Pea and Ham Soup, Vegetable Soup, Better Than Olive Garden Pasta Fagioli, Cheddar Bacon Ranch Potato Chicken Chowder #soup #soups #instantpot #crockpot #slowcooker
    Soups and Salads

    6 Soups To Warm You From The Inside Out

    TweetSharePin37Share37 SharesThese 6 soups will warm you up from the inside out. Looking For Something Delicious To Warm You Up On A Winter Day? We Have You Covered On a cold winter’s day, there’s nothing better than a delicious, warm bowl of soup to warm you up from the inside out. Below, we have given you the recipe for 6 soups that will definitely give you that warm cozy happy feeling inside. Enjoy!! Homemade Chicken Soup ​This soup is so easy to make. It will taste like you had it cooking all day. Warms the heart & the soul (& the body). ​ ​ Better Than Olive Garden Pasta Fagioli​…

  • Life's Little Instructions is a short list of suggestions to help improve your life as well as the lives of others. #yourbestlife
    Life Lessons

    Life’s Little Instructions

    TweetSharePin23Share23 SharesLife’s Little Instructions is a short list of suggestions to help improve your life as well as the lives of others. Sing in the shower. Treat everyone you meet like you would want to be treated. Watch a sunrise at least once this year. Leave the toilet seat in the down position. Never refuse homemade brownies or biscuits. Strive for excellence, not perfection. Plant a tree on your birthday. Learn three clean jokes. Return borrowed vehicles with the gas tank full. Compliment three people every day. Never waste an opportunity to tell someone you love them. Leave everything a little better than you found it. Keep it simple. Think…

  • My Favorite Christmas Story
    Christmas,  Family

    My Favorite Christmas Story

    TweetSharePin4Share4 SharesMy Favorite Christmas Story is a peek into Christmas at my home with my family and the wonderful story that has come out of it. A story that will now be read every Christmas. Like most everyone else, things have been a bit tight for my husband and me this year. This is one of the reasons I asked him for a Christmas gift that was from his heart. Well, he did not disappoint! I slowly opened the last present of Christmas, curious as to what it was. Inside I found a frame with green construction paper inside. My daughter, son-in-law, grandson, and husband all watched on as I…

  • Not Finished With Your Christmas Shopping
    Christmas,  Tips

    Not Finished With Christmas Shopping????? We Got Ya Covered!!

    TweetSharePin7Share7 SharesIf y’all are like me, you may not be completely done with your Christmas shopping. For some reason the season has gotten away from me. Well, I am the kind of person that instead of completely breaking down in a heap and crying “woe is me” (ok, I may have lost it for about 5 or 10 minutes) I pick myself up and figure out the solution. Now I am someone that has a lot to prepare for here at home and I really do not have time to run out to the crowded malls. So, I figured since I was going to be last minutes gifts and deals…

  • Lemon Cream Mushrooms are easy, creamy, decadent and delicious. This vegetable side dish is a great holiday dinner recipe #christmasdinner #christmasrecipes #holidayrecipe #Easter #thanksgiving #newyears
    Christmas,  Easter,  Recipes,  Side Dishes,  Thanksgiving

    Lemon Cream Mushrooms

    TweetSharePin11Share11 SharesThese Lemon Cream Mushrooms are perfect for dinner parties, holiday parties or any special occasion. Easy, Creamy, Decadent and Delicious! The first time I ever had these lemon cream mushrooms was at Thanksgiving dinner at Darleen’s house in Denver. For those that don’t know, she is a very special woman who was previously my Mother-In-Law. We still remain close and I love her dearly. Anyways, these mushrooms absolutely blew me away. I had never tasted anything so delicious. Thankfully, Darleen gave me the recipe and now I am sharing it with you. These really are very easy. When you make the full recipe, you cook them in two batches.…