Life & Family

Surviving the Winter Storm of 2021

Surviving the Winter Storm of 2021

On Saturday, February 13th a winter storm started coming into the Middle Tennessee area that would lock us down for many days as the roads became impassable and wrecks were happening all over the city. By Sunday everything was frozen solid due to extremely cold temperatures and sleet. On Monday we continued to receive more and more frozen...

Recipe – Enchiladas

Recipe – Enchiladas

One of my favorite Mexican dishes is Enchiladas. One of my previous mother-in-laws taught me how to make them back in the 80's and I have since changed the recipe up a little bit. One of the big differences that I see between her recipe and others made similar is that she used corn tortillas as opposed to flour tortillas. I'm not a big fan of...

Happy 6th Birthday, Oscar

Happy 6th Birthday, Oscar

Happy Birthday to my little fur baby! I don't know about any of you, but my furbabies mean the world to me. They are just like my children and my life would be totally different without them in it. Today we celebrated Oscar's 6th birthday. He had a vet appointment on the sixteenth to get his twelve month heartworm shot and he had gained 2...

Southern Chicken n’ Dumplins

Southern Chicken n’ Dumplins

A couple post back I shared with you about a pastry that I baked that I learned from my Mom which used egg whites for the filling and I told you I would let you know what I done with all of those egg yolks.  I made dumplins!  In the south we call em' dumplins, not dumplings; or at least that's what my family called them. One time when my Mom...