A Southern and an Italian

Vinegar I must say you bring me great enjoyment…but have I really known true balsamic vinegar?  The answer is no. One evening my neighbors, Roberto and Flo, invited us into their home. Well let me lay some ground work first. We just moved a couple of months ago and we have been so blessed with…

Heavenly Chocolate Ice Cream

In keeping with my easy ice cream blogs from the last few weeks, today I’m going to share an easy chocolate malt ice cream recipe. I love malt, when I was a kid I would dip my ice cream cone in malt, yummy 👅. So I have taken this easy, full proof, ice cream recipe…

Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving I have much to be thankful for, and I’m sure you do too. As we gather around our dinner tables with family and loved ones, I hope you join me in reflecting on the many blessings we’ve been given and remember to help those who may be less fortunate. In fact, one of…

Halloween Bark Candy

Halloween for me may hold a different meaning than most others. My memories are a pot of soup on the stove a warm cozy feeling in the air, no fright or monsters, but a charged atmosphere of excitement with family and friends. Making popcorn balls with my mom and visiting neighbors who were excited to…

Independence Day

Independence Day, July 4th has been a federal holiday in the United States since 1941, but the tradition of Independence Day celebrations goes back to the 18th century and the American Revolution (1775-83). In June 1776, representatives of the 13 colonies then fighting in the revolutionary struggle weighed a resolution that would declare their independence…

My Home

We all know Nashville is known as “Music City” and boy do we live up to that name. Music is everywhere in Nashville and if you are fortunate enough to live here, you know we sometimes tend to take it for granted. I love Nashville, the sights, sounds, smells, energy, and vibe of the city….

Swaney Swift’s on the Square

Well if you know me or are Facebook friends with me you know how much I enjoy, The Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cafe, the soup, sandwiches, salads, desserts, and shopping are just perfect! In my opinion there is know place that beats it. The decor and ambiance are wonderful. So when I read this status on…

Love Sex and Dirty Diapers

Wow, that kind of sums up my thoughts when I peed on the stick, sitting on the side of the tub my thoughts were racing my head was spinning as I waited for the results which the instructions said took twenty minutes. As soon as my urine hit that stick two lines came up! Sweet…

Spring has Sprung!

It’s here, time to break off that cocoon of winter. It’s time to plant flowers and mow the yard. Let the pastel colors fill our trees and green overtake all the brown that has surrounded us. My thoughts are on picnics in the park and grilling with friends. Yay, capri pants and flip flops, painted…

Wendell’s Restaurant

Lisa and I were out doing some shopping and decided to check out Wendell’s Restaurant. Which is a perfect name because that is Lisa’s Dad’s name. He is the most fun guy to talk and hang with, he always keeps you laughing, I will let Lisa tell you more about him. Yep, my dad Wendell…

Swaney Swift’s on the Square

Well if you know me or are Facebook friends with me you know how much I enjoy, The Chocolate Covered Strawberry Cafe, the soup, sandwiches, salads, desserts, and shopping are just perfect! In my opinion there is know place that beats it. The decor and ambiance are wonderful. So when I read this status on…

Christmas Free Events December 22-31, 2014

Christmas Free Events December 22-31, 2014 Here is a list of FREE Events in and all around Nashville for each week of December. Below you will find events for December 22-31, 2014. This a great way to get out and celebrate the Holidays and be a part of your community. Most events are free but…