State of the Blog

Since I haven't posted anything since September 1st, I wanted to drop in for a little talk about the state of Gracious Southern Living....more

Don't Blink!

Just a few short years ago my daughter's twins started "big school" as they used to call it....more

Finally Some Answers To My Health Issues!

Well, if you've read my blog recently you now that I've been sharing about some issues I've had with my left leg/foot since last November....more

Fresh and Fruity Summer Drinks

I don't want you to get the idea I'm a big drinker at all but I occasionally do like a glass of white wine or a "girly" drink as my husband calls them....more

"We Have Fire" and Health Update

We saw that note taped to our favorite Chinese restaurant a few years ago and it sure was appropriate for us a couple of weeks ago.My husband owns a lawn and landscape business and has more business than he can handle sometimes (which is a good thing, right?)...more

Happy Memorial Day weekend!

Never think freedom is "free"!...more

Don't Blink

Twelve years ago today, at 5:00 a.m. and 5:02 a.m. these two angels came into the world and changed our lives forever....more

Happy Mother's Day weekend!

We will be taking my mom out to dinner tonight with two of her grown "kids", some of her grandchildren and great grandchildren. (this was taken a few years ago at my daughter's home....she will be 96 years young on June 22nd!) Hope all moms have a wonderful Mother's Day....take time for yourself, indulge in a little pampering and enjoy your day ....more

The Time I Took Viagra and Other Tidbits

I think we're all friends here, right?...more