Same Old New Year

*6:00 am* It is January 1st 2018, a brand new day in a brand new year. For a month now, I have been planning and preparing my goals and ambitions for this fresh start, but right now, as I sit in the near quiet of […]

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A Comforting Slap

As the weather moves into colder temperatures, I’ve been putting away my summer clothes in favor of something warmer.  One thing I love to slip into that brings me a little coziness when the air outside had dipped below my comfort zone is my pair […]

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Do It Yourself Pumpkin Puree

It’s Fall, ya’ll! And we’re finally starting to experience a few cold temps, at least in the mornings.  The afternoons are still nice and warm with gorgeous blue skies contrasting the changing colors of the leaves.  Here in the South, Summer is often very reluctant […]

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A Season Of Change

  Although summer is still upon us and cooler weather is many weeks away (at least for those of us living here in the South), there is a certain change in the air.  I usually start feeling that change right around Labor Day when the […]

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Things Have Been Blaaaah!!

Yes, it has been a while since I’ve thought about even making an attempt to write another blog post.  Things around here have been a little turned upside down and, quite frankly, I’ve sat on my pity pot about it a little too much.  Earlier […]

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Harvesting Quiet Time

For a while now, I have been trying to force myself out of bed at 4:30 in the morning for the sole purpose of sitting on my couch with my Bible, my prayers, and a good cup of hot tea.  A lot of times I […]

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A Sunday Afternoon circa 1864

For a few years now I’ve been reading about a local vintage baseball league.  There are several teams and they play at historical areas around town.  Using the same rules from 1864, the teams play full games in period uniforms.  The Distillers and the Farriers […]

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