Old Homesites

This past weekend, I took the girls to Yorktown to visit family. On the way up, and the whole time we were there, I found myself pointing out old homesites to the girls. They were skeptical – but I wasn’t. I learned how to spot where homes once stood on an empty landscape when I was a little girl.

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Nanner Puddin’

Nanner Puddin’ recipes are like Simply Southern t-shirts here in North Carolina, everyone’s got one, and they’re all different. Mamaw’s dish was a classic. Bananas, vanilla wafers, cool whip, and banana pudding. Layer it, chill it, and serve it. That was it.

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Ways to Say It’s Raining

I don’t feel like we’ve had many April showers in the Sandhills this year. I’ve had to water the plants just about every day over the last few weeks. So I was thankful when the rain clouds rolled in yesterday morning, and it rained all day.

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