Being a Southern woman, making food is a part of your soul. It’s in our blood, it’s part of our spirit. It’s just what we do – we cook when we’re happy, when we’re expecting guests, when we’re down, or during a pandemic.(more…)
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Sometimes I think of our loveas though it’s an old Southern backroadYou’re in the driver’s seatmy feet are on the dashThe roads are curvy and dictate our speedsometimes we take them slow, sometimes fastAt times they’re the straightest pathwith fields of corn on either sideThere are moments of fearbut also moments of pure joyThose old Southern backroadscan go on forever, with no end in sightMany times you ride those roadswith your most trusted companionThose Southern backroads are an adventure like none otherand it’s only you I want by my side.
I met you during a troubled time in my life. Most of the times of my life (thus far) have been troubled, though I always keep pushing forward.
Relationships scare me – you know that. I’m afraid I’ll hurt you, like I’m holding your heart in my hands each day. It’s been less than a year, and I have hurt you already, and you helped me to see that maybe that’s just a part of this thing called love: the knowing that it will hurt sometimes, but we can forgive each other and keep moving forward, living in the present moment, and building a life together.(more…)