Blueberries for Days, Weeks

We love all things blueberry! Years ago, I used to take the kids (pretty sure there were only three, back then!) over to Mr. Donald and Ms. Johnnie Hopkins house to pick their blueberries. They were so good to have around, and I used to put up a dozen or so quart bags each summer.... Continue Reading →

Add a Favorite: Berry Chantilly Cake

In March we made the trek down to Baton Rouge to visit my oldest daughter, Mary, and her husband, Joseph, and the closest (thank goodness) thing we have to grandchildren, the goldendoodles (IG: doubledoodle_) Nala and Simba. We, and by that, I mean my husband and Joseph and Mary signed up last minute and participated... Continue Reading →

Easter Cooking

Easter has always been a big holiday at our home, with egg dyeing and egg hunts, hosting church events, and preparing for a huge family meal. This year marked the end of an era - our last child will go to college in the fall, and next year, its likely we won't have any children... Continue Reading →

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