A new series just started this month with all episodes available at once. You and your spouse have been planning all week to binge watch it Friday night. Friday finally comes and when your spouse walks in from work the exhaustion is all over their face as they say, “Let’s watch it tomorrow.” No biggie, […]
White Bean Chicken Chili Recipe turned out great. Used a whole chicken and made our own chicken broth. Also, used dry beans cooked in smoked neck bone and served the chili on top of pasta noodles.
It’s the season for fall fairs and carnivals! Fun corn mazes, amusement park rides, games and family activities/contests. Typically the entry costs are inexpensive but game and food charges can add up quickly. Here’s some saving tips: Take advantage of any discounts – some offer military discounts and free entry for certain ages. Pack a lunch – Buy the […]
This was delicious! We added rosemary to the fried chicken Original Recipe
My son has had a completely different school experience than my daughter so far. He is a first grader this year and kindergarten was far from the exciting entry into elementary school that it should have been. Instead, he was constantly tested by the school appointed speech therapist and guidance counselor because of his lack […]
This Southern Fish Fry was perfect for the first weekend of cool fall weather.
Small town southern post offices are a big change from the offices in the suburban Midwest. There is a certain level of charm that requires you to get rid of city expectations first to notice the benefits. Here are some pros and cons I’ve noticed: Pros: Delightful conversations and more of a personal experience. There’s […]
Indian Tandoori Chicken Recipe Very tasty, although I expected it to be more spicy. Next time I will add more cayenne pepper.
Recently, my daughter’s bus driver and one of her neighborhood friends told her that she needs to get some more “meat on her bones”. At 10 years old, she took that advice to heart and came home to ask me if she is too skinny. Both females offering advice are overweight. Being in the south, […]
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"The citybornsouthernliving lifestyle is something that I believe every one of us can attain if indeed we are seeking to adjust from the norm, simplify our approach, be mindful about decisions made and truly embrace the gift of gratitude; thereby crafting the life that fits you.”