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Thoughts on Shoes at Christmas

I address this note to those of you who find "The Christmas Shoes" too depressing. If you are just tired of hearing it because it's overplayed, I understand that, but to paraphrase Alton Brown, that's another note. I can understand why you may feel the song is...

Cranberry-Herb Butter

I started making and using this compound butter about five years ago. The tartness of the cranberries plays well against the turkey, and sage and rosemary are always winning herbs for the Thanksgiving Turkey. Add whatever herbs you like tho, or leave them out entirely...

Then Sings My Soul…

https://youtu.be/tXQpDDcrN-w I miss good old Southern Thunderstorms. They can be violent, dangerous and a bit frightening, but there’s beauty in the untamed, wild storm. I know I’m not the only one. There’s something soothing and spiritual about sitting on the porch,...

Remembering Rich: Sing Your Praise

From the Rising of the Sun, to the place where it sets.The name of the Lord is to be praisedThe Lord is exalted over all the nations His Glory above the HeavensWho is like the Lord, our God The One who sits enthroned on HighHe who stoops to look down upon, down upon...
Cranberry-Herb Butter

Cranberry-Herb Butter

I started making and using this compound butter about five years ago. The tartness of the cranberries plays well...