6 Rules for Displaying the American Flag This 4th of July

Since the tragedy of 9/11, a resurgence of patriotism has abounded in our great country. In fact, in 2015, the United States of America will buy close to 100 million flags. Now, that’s a lot of Stars and Stripes. I love driving through neighborhoods and seeing Old Glory flapping in the breeze. So, what are … Read more 6 Rules for Displaying the American Flag This 4th of July

3 Easy Homemade Ice Cream Recipes

“You scream, I scream, we all scream for ice cream!” There is nothing better to help you cool off during the summer than homemade ice cream. The greatest part about making these ice creams are that they are simple so you won’t miss out on any of the fun happening around you. But, more importantly, … Read more 3 Easy Homemade Ice Cream Recipes

The Secret to Sweet Vidalia Onions

“How sweet it is!” was an expression that actor and comedian, Jackie Gleason, used to describe any number of wonderfully sweet things life has to offer. While I am sure it never crossed Gleason’s mind to use this term when describing onions, those words come to mind for me in late April when it is … Read more The Secret to Sweet Vidalia Onions

The Best Golfers in Country Music

It’s tee time! That means one thing– Masters Week(end) in Augusta, Georgia. You can make a safe bet that more than a few country music singers and musicians will be tuning in to all the action. Why you may ask?  Because there are some country singers who just can’t get enough of chasing that little white ball around … Read more The Best Golfers in Country Music

The Only Pound Cake Recipe You Will Ever Need

Perfection. This is something that most of us strive to achieve. But, try as we may, it is also something that alludes us; however, my mother-in-law came dang near close to perfection when it came to making pound cakes. The lady could make a pound cake that would make the angels in heaven sing with … Read more The Only Pound Cake Recipe You Will Ever Need

3 Country Pie Recipes (Inspired by Bob Dylan’s “Country Pie”)

The English language is packed full of double entendres. Word geeks like me can take the most simple of phrases and twist it and turn it into something totally off from what the writer intended. We can’t help ourselves. However, there are times like in the ole inductive reasoning expression, “If it looks like a duck, … Read more 3 Country Pie Recipes (Inspired by Bob Dylan’s “Country Pie”)

Savannah, Georgia: The South’s Hollywood

Hollywood, California, might have the big Hollywood sign up in lights and all those film studios, but that doesn’t give it exclusive rights when making movies. In fact, Savannah, Georgia, has had its fair share of movie magic. Three of these movies have even scored Oscars! Here are just a few. “Midnight in the Garden … Read more Savannah, Georgia: The South’s Hollywood

4 Life Lessons from Dwight Yoakam

Dwight Yoakam, the man, the talent, the music! He has been cranking out hits for almost thirty years. He has also made a name for himself on the big screen in blockbusters like Sling Blade and Wedding Crashers. Let’s just say, Dwight has been around the block, and with that has come insight. So, what are … Read more 4 Life Lessons from Dwight Yoakam

8 Great Movies to Watch with Your Valentine

Valentine’s Day is a special day for you and your one-and-only. Since it comes in the middle of February, it is a perfect time to build a fire, get out the old plaid blanket, and snuggle on the sofa. This is also an excellent opportunity to get away with watching a fabulous romantic movie. If … Read more 8 Great Movies to Watch with Your Valentine