Apple Pie from Scratch

When deciding on our Thanksgiving meal this year, we both wanted apple pie and not the traditional pumpkin pie for dessert. Immediately, I referred to one of my favorite cookbooks, Paula Deen's Southern Cooking Bible for a recipe. Of course, I found the perfect Apple Pie recipe plus a recipe for the pie crust, Paula's Flaky Piecrust Dough. […]

A Fall Wreath From The Woods

This fall we decided we would enjoy displaying a wreath outside our home. We struggle to enjoy trips into town to make purchases of any sort, and we wanted our fall wreath to provide warming feelings of love and compassion. Since we are reluctant to buy into the commercialism of the holiday season, we set […]