Headed to a Rosemary Beach

So there were three AT&T trucks OPP when we pulled out this afternoon!  Hopefully they will solve the problem and I will have internet and cable service when I return on Sunday. In the meantime I will be enjoying a long weekend and wedding festivities at beautiful... Oh, and I am making … [Read more...]

More Technical Difficulty

Well I am unplugged once again here  OPP - very frustrating! We are headed out of town to a wedding at Rosemary Beach this weekend and so that should be fun and relaxing. looks like someone is already working on relaxing... Oh, a little fall tidbit for you - my friend with the beautiful … [Read more...]

Monday, Monday

Ok, it has really been a Monday here OPP.  Probably you know what I mean - Monday, Monday! So I will just happily reminisce about some pretty flowers enjoyed while I was in Italy... I mean, how could it not help your Monday to remember such as this... or this... or this... surely things … [Read more...]

Guest Blogging for The Scout Guide Jackson

I am so excited to be guest blogging over at The Scout Guide Jackson... If you follow along here then you will already know what a big fan I am of all things Scout Guide.  It has been fun getting to know editor Kristin Allen who just so happened to marry the son of a friend thus landing her in … [Read more...]

A Memorial to Eudora Welty

I always enjoy reading my neighbors blog... Made in Mississippi A Southern Gallimaufry of Food, Photography and Prose Editor, writer and photographer, Jesse Yancy lives in Jackson and is the caretaker of the corner garden at Peachtree and Poplar. I wrote about the pretty little garden tended … [Read more...]

Best Laid Plans

 Getting in an afternoon full of writing was the plan.  You know what they say about best laid plans though! My computer is not cooperating and so, rather than write, I am running up and down the highway to the Apple store for help and praying the whole while that whatever is wrong can be … [Read more...]

Peachy The Magazine

Blair Farris, a landscape and garden designer in Charlotte, North Carolina, launched her online luxury magazine - Peachy the Magazine - last September. I first became aware of her through the Design Bloggers Conference I attended in March.... Blair's passion for beauty and nurturing a full life … [Read more...]

Welty on Wednesday: “Food, Friendship And Letters”

 I am on my way home today from an exciting and inspirational meeting in Atlanta... I learned so much and am looking forward to sharing with you. In the meantime here is a little Welty fix for you on this Wednesday.  A week or so ago Number 2 son sent a link to an article recommending it for my … [Read more...]

Some Blue And White Love On Monday

I am excited to be linking up with The Pink Pagoda for a Blue and White Bash today! Before I left home this morning I quickly snapped a few shots of this beautiful blue and white hydrangea... I found it on an excursion to a local nursery Saturday and could not resist bringing it home... It … [Read more...]

A Guest Post By Cammie

Today I am pleased to welcome Camellia Cannon as my guest blogger... Hello everyone! I have taken over been invited to write a post over here On Pinehurst Place finally.  Here is the reason - my mom had been gone for five long days and she finally decided to come home last night - to play with … [Read more...]