The Internet Has Changed The Way We Homeschool

The Internet Has Changed The Way We Homeschool

The first time we homeschooled was with our two older children, who are now full grown adults functioning well in the world!  After all, as parents our goal is to raise mature adults with the ability to succeed and to live productive lives.  Our first adventure in...
Chalk Painted Coffee Table to Put Up Your Feet

Chalk Painted Coffee Table to Put Up Your Feet

When we moved into our new home, we came with no furniture.  We had planned on staying here just six months so we did not move our furniture all the way to Florida.  We needed something to put our feet up on when we had something to sit on! So, I set out to find a...
Stuffed Jalapenos Is My Most Requested Recipe

Stuffed Jalapenos Is My Most Requested Recipe

My Stuffed Jalapenos Recipe Has EvolvedWhen I first started making these stuffed jalapenos, I had a recipe from somewhere online called Jalapenos Sliders.  Well, when I said I was bringing sliders to Thanksgiving, the girls thought I was bringing some kind of...
Entrepreneurial Moms

Entrepreneurial Moms

Southern Moms are often the type to start a home business or other small business to make a little extra money. The problem is they are good at so many things it is hard to choose just one!  So, she may start a hair salon and add a clothing line as a side.  Maybe she...
How I Painted My Pool Deck And Faux Rag Rugs

How I Painted My Pool Deck And Faux Rag Rugs

I am so excited to share this post today.  The project was completed over a year and a half ago and still looks great.  Sharing projects that last are the best.  I mean, who has time to do an involved painting project only to have it fail and need to replace it with...

Build A Professional Website in 30 Days or Less

Building a profitable online business has been a long-time dream.  Since there are so many sites on the web, I wanted one that would stand out and actually add to the conversation online, without being totally redundant. More than anything, I needed to build a...
Church is a Big Deal in the South

Church is a Big Deal in the South

Church is important to Southerners I know I risk the loss of readers by talking about religion, but church is important to Southerners. Being a Christian wife and mother, it is especially important to me that you know right up front that I love Jesus and owe my life...
Guacamole is Easy to Make with this Seasoning Mix

Guacamole is Easy to Make with this Seasoning Mix

Guacamole doesn’t need to be a chore to make.  Here is a simple method I use to whip up a small batch for breakfast.  You’ll need a few ingredients to make this.  Choose a ripe avocado, soft, but not mushy.  I purchase my avocado in varying degrees of...
Easy Scrambled Eggs

Easy Scrambled Eggs

Scrambled eggs can be tricky, but with a few tips you can make them in a couple of minutes and perfectly fluffy.  Start with a stainless steel skillet/frying pan.  Add two tablespoons of cooking fat.  I like to use ghee to stay Whole30 compliant, plus ghee...
Fried Plantains So Versatile

Fried Plantains So Versatile

Plantains come in different ripeness at the grocery store.  So which ones do you want to buy?  Well, that depends on the taste you are wanting.  As the plantain ripens, it becomes sweeter.  Think of how a banana ripens.  The plantain is usually green when it is first...