A Southern Ladies' Lifestyle on Entertaining, recipes, travels and more
July 2014
Salmon Croquets and Spinnach Salad 010

This salad will elevate you to “Rock Star” status. With a few ingredients a trip to the market for some protein and 10 minutes prep time and you will be signing autographs. Add rotisserie chicken, salmon filet or sliced beef from the butcher, some warm dinner rolls and

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Summer Banana Pudding Recipe 015

  Nothing says summer like a refreshing Banana Pudding. If you grew up on the scratch double boiler pudding your grandma used to make, you will be delighted to know this recipe calls for a few ingredients, easy assembly and

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Note Card Invitations 001

Blank note cards are like All Purpose Flour. Why? because they can be used for any occasion, like birthdays, thank you, invitations and more. I keep several boxes on hand just as I make sure I have plenty of flour in my pantry.

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The Ten Spot 017

Creating your own style is a statement about everything that makes you, you. So it goes without saying that your fashion sense falls right in line with your style. I love fashion just as much as any other woman or

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Glassware 002

Creating an eclectic home starts with surrounding yourself with things you love and collecting your favorite finds. Grouping your collections together to display a venue, adds a personal touch to your décor. Decorative glass and serving pieces don’t have to

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Several of my email subscribers have contacted me and informed me that they are not receiving my blog post so I am sending this post as a test to see if I receive the post. Since I’m taking the time

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Green beans and potatoes

  After a long day of work in the field, I came home to a surprise dinner prepared by my wonderful son, Aaron. The apple doesn’t fall too far from the tree. What a treat. Aaron has been cooking since

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Ravioli Salad

  If you’ve been following my blog, you are well aware that I just returned from a wonderful trip to Europe where I visited three countries. Italy is known for their pasta dishes and boy do I love pasta. I belong

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The Colosseum

Dreams really do come true. I have dreamt of walking the cobblestone streets of Rome, France and Spain, taking in the beauty of the true renaissance period, sitting at a sidewalk cafe’ with a fresh buttery croissant and a steaming

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