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The One Thing I Wish I Knew As A Younger Mom

The One Thing I Wish I Knew As A Younger Mom

If there was one lesson I wish I could tell my younger mom self it is this – be [...]

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How To Plant A Vegetable Garden

How To Plant A Vegetable Garden

If you want to witness God’s beauty, it all begins in the dirt. We often speak of gardening as [...]

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I Am Woman, Watch Me Take Charge

I Am Woman, Watch Me Take Charge

You know what I’m tired of? Hearing how tired women are all the time. The picture I see most [...]

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7 Ways To Avoid Scrambled Egg Brain

7 Ways To Avoid Scrambled Egg Brain

Over Thanksgiving I was reflecting on the things I am thankful for. Besides my family and friends, I am [...]

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Southern Grandmothers, An Endangered Species

Southern Grandmothers, An Endangered Species

“Now add the sugar,” my grandmother would say to me as I sat in my favorite spot in her [...]

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Quality Of Life Vs. Standard Of Living

Quality Of Life Vs. Standard Of Living

I was 5 years old when I saw a small garter snake slithering through the backyard of my grandmother’s [...]

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Woman of Style: Survivor Dixie Bailey

Woman of Style: Survivor Dixie Bailey

I know many strong, fierce women, but my definition of what strong is completely changed when I witnessed one [...]

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Southern Makers 2017

Southern Makers 2017

This weekend event celebrates Southern artists with exhibits, demonstrations, storytelling, workshops, a dinner, and parties. The weekend is kicked [...]

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Woman Of Style: Jeana Lee Thompson On Family, Career, And Fashion

Woman Of Style: Jeana Lee Thompson On Family, Career, And Fashion

There is one woman that is hands down the most stylish woman I know with the most infectious sweet [...]

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Woman Of Style: Julia Reed’s South

Woman Of Style: Julia Reed’s South

To say I was excited to sit down with this Southern icon would be an understatement. After attending a [...]

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