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English - Lifestyle, Vintage, Recipes
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Charm of the Carolines · 1W ago

Instant Pot Smoked Sausage, Navy Bean & Vegetable Soup

It was 74* and sunny two days ago and today is freezing and snowing flakes the size of silver dollars. Needless to say I don't want to leave the cottage today, so I'm making a large pot of s...
Charm of the Carolines · 3W ago

“Bread And Butter” Note

When I was a young lady, my boyfriend invited me to spend Christmas Day at his grandmother’s house up on the plateau towards east Tennessee. We enjoyed the trip and conversations with his fa...
Charm of the Carolines · 3W ago

Spanky's River Street Homestyle Chile

Each February the Kiwanis host an indoor Yard Sale to benefit Imagination Library. It's a great way to get a jump on your spring cleaning, but that only works if you don't return to shop and...
Charm of the Carolines · 1M ago

Acton Vintage Metal Picnic Coolers

Today I'm pleased to introduce a guest blogger, my buddy Skip Torrans, owner of Torrans Manufacturing Company in Jefferson, Texas, which manufactures retro-inspired metal lawn furniture and ...
Charm of the Carolines · 1M ago

Harriott Horry's Water Cake

I love history and cooking, so it's no wonder I'm devouring my new purchase, Anne Byrn's book American Cake. Many recipes have caught my eye and I can't wait to make them. Water Cake is just...
Charm of the Carolines · 1M ago

Things Only Those with Southern Accents Understand

Inspired by a short article from Southern Living magazine... Certain sounds are distinctly Southern, the hum of cicadas on a warm summer night or the rumble of hot thunder every afternoon du...
Charm of the Carolines · 1M ago

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, Artists

Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner are enthusiastic Contemporary Art collectors and display beautiful works of art in their home. Their guidelines for collecting art art simple; it must be a pie...
Charm of the Carolines · 1M ago

Anthony Benedetto: The Artist

"We are all artists. And some of us are painters." ~ susan elizabeth jones Tony Bennett is best known as a legendary singer and entertainer. Yet as a child growing up in Astoria, NY, one of ...
Charm of the Carolines · 2M ago

Karen Pence, artist

Karen Pence, wife of Vice President Mike Pence, is an artist and her specialty is watercolors of homes and historical buildings. As Second Lady, Mrs. Pence will continue to bring attention t...
Charm of the Carolines · 2M ago

Peaceful transition of Power

The first ever peaceful transition of power after bitterly contested popular elections fought by principled partisans occurred in America in the “Revolution of 1800,” after elections that ga...