I'm a deep-fried Southern belle, married to a cowboy boot wearin', Harley ridin’ Texan Prince Charming. I am the always proud and frequently exhausted mom to two 8th generation Texans My childhood was spent at my Granny's side learning to cook with cast iron, butter and that special southern ingredient -- love Today, I share my passion for food, family and photography with thousands of monthly readers on my blog, A Southern Fairytale. I love cute boots, my Canon camera, belly laughs with friends, the beach, my family and ellipses..."
The Power of A Smile
I think Casey says it best; “No one looks worse, when they smile” Even people who should NEVER use sun in on their naturally auburn hair 😉 because it makes their hair look like straw. Oh yes, I just shared a picture of me from High School — thanks, Dad 😉 I’m lucky, I was…
Wordless Wednesday: Monkey Style
Bright Lights, Late Nights
Have I mentioned yet?No, I know that I haven’t.I’m leaving Monday. No kids, No husband.Just two friends and an airplane.Texas to Vegas Part of me is scared.Another part excited.Don’t know what to do. She inspires me.A single mother of two.Getting her Degree. I am leaving y’allin very capable hands.3 superb women. Classy OhMommyThe Amazing June…
I often get asked why I have my camera bag with me wherever we go… Sometimes it’s to capture a memory that I didn’t even know was going to be made Sometimes it’s to capture the beauty of nature in unexpected ways Sometimes it’s to simply capture a moment But mostly… It’s because sometimes… there…
Mommy’s Graduation Day
So maybe I don’t have these:But this Mommy’s Graduation day comes with something even better.Today, I am graduating from Diaper Bag U and accepting my diploma purse.I have been contemplating the great question of Toddlerdom No, not potty training, the other one: When to move out of the land of Diaper Bags and on to…
How To Make Green Eggs and Ham: A Video
Green Eggs and Ham A favorite book from childhood and the perfect dish for St Patrick’s Day. “I do not like Green Eggs and Ham, I do not like them Sam I Am” ~ Dr Seuss Trust me, get your kids involved in making this dish and they’ll not only have fun in the kitchen…
Oh how precious! This is the second video I’ve seen today of fellow blogger’s young son’s with better moves than I can ever hope to have! Bravo for your little Monkey. He was fantastic. How I miss those days when my kids had their school performances 🙂
He’s so cute and having such a great time performing. Love it! Nice job, Nate. LOL
Yea.. Yea…. On da stage is my boy “Monkey” comming at ya wit da funkness! This fools making moves and wreckin shop. Look out Usher, here comes the Monkman. Keep it real dog & stay hard!!
What a great performance. Your son did Great !~! Love the joy he expresses throughout the entire show… Good for you for raising such a self-actualized little guy.
Word to your mother.
That is way cute. Reminds me of my precious daughter when she was that age. She went on to graduate from UGA with a degree in Dance Education. Sadly, for her daddy, she now lives in Los Angeles where she is a dance performer and teacher. I Mention her in my story about the tradition of family BBQ sauce recipes in the South here: http://wp.me/p22NXb-6