Southern Ways – Life in the South

Southern ways can be confusing to anyone from other parts of the world. In fact, even those from the good old U.S. of A. are often baffled by the actions of southerners. If you plan to move to the South or just pay us a visit, you need to understand the southern ways of doing

Rice Cooker Frittata – Breakfast or Dinner

A rice cooker frittata is one of the easiest meals you can make. Just dump the ingredients into the rice cooker, turn it on, and leave it alone for about 15-20 minutes. That gives you time to set the table, put some bread in the toaster, and pour a cup of coffee. Although eggs are

Stuffed Mushrooms with Sausage

Stuffed mushrooms with sausage are among my favorite dishes. As a matter of fact, when I spot them on the appetizer tray or buffet table at any get-together, I make a beeline for them. After all, I’m not the only one who enjoys them, so I know they’ll disappear quickly. I’ve had these delectable little

Adult Cats – Why Adopt an Older Cat

Adult cats need as much love as the cute little kitten that makes you laugh. So don’t overlook the older ones when it’s time to expand your family. Besides, the kittens won’t stay little forever. You realize they’ll turn into full-grown cats someday, right? Over the past few years, my husband Wally and I tossed

Southern Sayings – Life in the South

Southern sayings may baffle some people, but they’re becoming more commonplace around the country. However, you may still hear some sassy southern sayings that you might not understand. Of course, you need to know the meanings of these sayings before you use them. It’s important to realize that if you say something southern out of

Ground Beef Stroganoff – Easy Family Dinner

My version of ground beef stroganoff gives new meaning to delicious food that’s super easy to make. Not only can you make it with a few ingredients, but it also doesn’t take long from start to finish. You can have the family dinner on the table in a flash. I enjoy my ground beef stroganoff

Italian Potato – Easy Family Dinner Under $10

An Italian potato is one of those go-to dishes for when you’re hungry but don’t have much time. Not only is it delicious but it also has a ton of flavor that satisfies even the pickiest of eaters. Add a salad, and you still have a family dinner under $10. We keep quite a few

Dryer Sheet Hacks You Need to Know

Dryer sheet hacks can make your life so much easier. And one of the best things about them is they’re cheap. First of all, dryer sheets are obviously good to have on hand if you want to soften your laundry. In addition to that, they help decrease static electricity, so you don’t have your clothes

Life in the South – Things to Love

Life in the South is sweet. Although I grew up in a military home and moved every couple of years throughout my childhood, we kept returning to the South between assignments. It wasn’t difficult, but it wasn’t easy either. Both of my parents were from Mississippi. My mother grew up on a farm in a

Shrimp Fettuccine Recipe – Easy Family Dinner

This shrimp fettuccine dish is perfect for those of us who like seafood and Italian food. In fact, this combination will have your family and guests feeling special. They’ll undoubtedly think you went to a whole lot more trouble than you actually did. If you have a lot of variety in your family dinner menu