Finer Things

Tips for a Less-Stress Holiday

Tips for a Less-Stress Holiday

Now that the holidays are basically almost here, I thought I’d post an article I’ve been meaning to write for a while…

Goodbye to the Old Cabin

Goodbye to the Old Cabin

This past summer, our family said goodbye to our log cabin. It was a bittersweet moment. We bought a new piece of…

A Family Builds a Log Cabin

A Family Builds a Log Cabin

Log cabins remind me of what makes America great—the pioneer spirit, the gray area between civilization and the unknown; in other words,…

Buff Headwear: Must-Have Accessory

Buff Headwear: Must-Have Accessory

BUFF Headwear is a Must-Have Accessory! Click HERE to go straight to the Buff Headwear and Cookbook Giveaway! You will have your choice of Hairbands,…

Southern Landscapes and Farmers Markets

Southern Landscapes and Farmers Markets

I treasure the times I get to drive through Southern Landscapes and pull over at the Farmers Markets and local stores I come across. Today was one of those days. Scott and I would take long drives talking and laughing during our dating years and we are now enjoying the same tradition with our kids.

Book Review – Rugosa

Book Review – Rugosa

I’m super excited to write a review of Rugosa written by my friend, Creek Stewart. First, I have to say one of…

My Home Sweet Home

My Home Sweet Home

I’ve been wanting to write this “My Home Sweet Home” series for quite some time now. I’ve been asking myself for the past…

How to Keep Margin in a Busy Life

How to Keep Margin in a Busy Life

Margin in life, like business, is necessary for profitability. The profit margin is an accounting measure designed to gauge the financial health of a business or…

Plum Jam

Plum Jam

Plum Jam I love the mild months of spring, but dread when those days end and the hot summer months begin.  The…

All About Mom

All About Mom

I was asked to write an article and a few recipes for the May issue of a magazine – a Mother’s Day…