Soup! Soup! Soup!

If you are anything like me, you enjoy certain things about every season. Let’s face it, every season is lovely and has its advantages, but autumn is my favorite. 
My personal list of reasons why is rather long. I won’t bore you with here….its mostly…

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Chocolate Flowers

It’s no secret that I’m a flower lover. It’s also no secret that I love to eat & cook & explore in the kitchen. My creativity migrates over into culinary adventures….some successful…..and some get filed under “lessons learned”

This is a…

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White County CEOs


This morning I had the privilege of hosting some exceptional young women from my neck of the woods. They are all high school seniors in extreme Southern Illinois. In addition to being beautiful, stylish & confident, they also have a spark…

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