February “Twitterature” and Assorted Updates

January ended with some serious colds and then February began with a GI bug hitting one of my kids. I feel like I spent weeks curled up in my husband's easy chair, feeling too ill to even read! (If you know me, you know this is rare.) I even took naps (which I typically refuse [...]

Fall Garden and Health Goals, Books, and a Novella

September has finally brought cooler temperatures to our area, allowing time outdoors to actually be pleasant, and my husband finished planting our fall garden.  Since my he's short on time and still recovering from shoulder surgery, I had these raised beds built and filled by local company, so all he had to do was plant. [...]

The new southern garden cookbook!

Since we sold our house last fall and began a series of moves that has yet to end, I have been very firm with myself about not buying any new books until we settle in our new town. No extra things to move that way. I love good books the way some women love shoes. [...]