Sometimes I think how blessed I am to live in Louisiana. At times I have thought are we really in Louisiana right now?! Sitting by the Buddha statue in Jungle Garden was this one time in particular, but to be sitting alongside my mother was nothing short of thinking how blessed I’ve truly been. It was such a free feeling…

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I love watching Mother Angelica Classics Live on EWTN. You can find her on Tuesday nights at 7 p.m. central time. She is my favorite of favorites! There was an episode where she was talking about Heaven’s angels and it’s always stuck with me. “The most important things can’t be seen with the eye. Ideas can’t be seen. Love can’t…

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There is always something to catch the eye on the ball field. It might be an exciting home run one game or the quick double play action of another, but part of the excitement also comes with its fair shares of burses, bellyaches and any other aches and pains you can imagine. This past weekend was just that for our…

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Long live the baby bags! I have completely gravitated toward the baby bags and I don’t even have a baby.  But, this is not just any ole’ baby bag, this baby bag is from Aimee Kestenberg. I first found out about Aimee Kestenberg bags through my love of QVC. Side note: if you subscribe through Aimee’s website you will get…

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The main problem with fashion and the magazines that worship it is this: what is “in style” isn’t necessarily your style. What looks fantastic on a model is more than likely wrong for your figure. Because every women has a unique body trap, and fashion is such a personal form of expression, it’s useless to recommend a certain style as…

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I was raised by excellent cooks. My parents love cooking! I grew up on my dads ritual preparation of Bar-B-Que chicken and fried catfish, followed by an excellent side dish of homemade mac and cheese my mom would make to follow. Her famous seven layer delight would top off an afternoon of quality time well spent. Along with these memories…

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