Category Archives: Southern Living

Comfort Food and all that means, to me at least

Comfort food is a term used very widely these days, and it means a lot of different things to different people and different cultures. But the common thread here is that it is usually food that you had growing up … Continue reading

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Soup and Love

I love soup. I love a big hot bowl of something good to eat. It can be a big hot bowl of beans, or soupy potatoes (my Mothers special thing she cooked when someone was feeling ill) or a big … Continue reading

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?????? What IS on my plate…

Have you ever been to a dinner or a family gathering or a pot luck dinner where you just had a hard time eating the food, or if you did eat it, you regretted it soon after, like with stomach … Continue reading

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The gift of love, bread and pie.

When I was growing up in the foothills of Carolina, Christmas just wasn’t Christmas without something homemade given to you by someone that loved you dearly. It could be a crocheted scarf or a special dress or a pretty apron … Continue reading

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Country Living and Modern Farmhouse

We did the Country Living Fair (sponsored by Country Living Magazine) at the end of April to launch our furniture business, Thelma and Nate. It turned out better than we ever could have dreamed. The week before the show I … Continue reading

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Spring is well past sprung…

Well folks, it has been a REALLY busy last 3 months, here at home. I’ve cooked of course but merely to keep body and soul together. Nothing special has come out of my kitchen except for some beautiful plate racks … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from Tennessee

Merry Christmas from Tennessee! Here’s a little South for your mouth! And some love from my kitchen to yours! These are some recipes I have previously posted but one’s that seem highly¬†appropriate for the holiday season. The 1st one is … Continue reading

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