Easy, Gluten-Free Blackberry Cobbler

As much as my husband loves pie, I think he secretly loves my cobbler more. It started when our roommate at the time brought home a grocery bag full of peaches. Not wanting them to go to waste, I decided I would try my first cobbler. It was a hit! When our home went gluten-free, … Continue reading Easy, Gluten-Free Blackberry Cobbler


Make-Ahead Breakfast Omelet Muffins

Hi everyone!! I've got a super special treat for you: a guest contributor!! My mother, Chris, is a fellow homesteader in South Georgia. She and my father have about 8 acres they lovingly call Daisy Acres, named after their chocolate lab Daisy. They have a large garden, fruit trees, berry bushes, and now they have … Continue reading Make-Ahead Breakfast Omelet Muffins

Slow-Cooker Corned Beef, Cabbage, & Potatoes

One of the biggest St. Patrick's Day traditions is corned beef and cabbage. Fun fact: It actually wasn't even a tradition until the first large wave of Irish immigrants settled in America. Most of them were flat broke, living hand-to-mouth. Their traditional menu consisted of bacon and cabbage, but bacon was far too expensive. So … Continue reading Slow-Cooker Corned Beef, Cabbage, & Potatoes

St. Patrick, Snakes, Shamrocks, and Other Irish Myths

Saint Patrick's Day is coming up!!¬†Woohoo!! This is one of our favorite holidays because it represents a significant portion of our heritage, but, honestly, we pretty much celebrate our ancestry whenever we get the opportunity. We are also history buffs and love to know the history behind every holiday. There was much debate in the … Continue reading St. Patrick, Snakes, Shamrocks, and Other Irish Myths

Spring Motorcycle Ride

It's not uncommon for spur of the moment bike rides, especially when a lot of our friends are bikers. Our friend just recently got his bike out of the shop and naturally we had to celebrate with a little scoot around town. Now, his bike was actually the bike that started our relationship. When Mr. … Continue reading Spring Motorcycle Ride

Used Book Sale: A Book-aholic’s Dream Day

My hubby is a really dream man. He is always encouraging my interests, and actually takes an interest in them himself. Last year we discovered a really neat event here in Macon - the used book sale. It's hosted by the Friends of the Library, an organization that supports the local library and literacy programs. … Continue reading Used Book Sale: A Book-aholic’s Dream Day

Top 10 Favorite Children’s Books

Read Across America Day is on March 2nd, Dr. Seuss' birthday! This is one of my very favorite days! My mother instilled in me the desire for knowledge and the love for reading before I could even write and read myself. One of my favorite movies, "Love Comes Softly", also encourages reading through a scene … Continue reading Top 10 Favorite Children’s Books