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Charm of the Carolines The official source for charmed living in middle Tennessee

English - Lifestyle, Vintage, Recipes
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Charm of the Carolines · 3W ago

Joyous Easter

Easter afternoon 1967 at my grandparents house in Milan, Tennessee. My cousin Karen and I (the only grandchildren at the time) received a duck and two chicks along with our Easter Basket. Bl...
Charm of the Carolines · 1M ago

Colcannon

Continuing my research of Irish recipes I ran across this interesting one for Colcannon. I've never heard of it before, but it doesn't look too difficult or fancy. It's made from hearty, sti...
Charm of the Carolines · 1M ago

Irish Soda Bread

I've really enjoyed working on my family's genealogy and learning about our Scots-Irish roots. I wish I had known this when my grandparents were living to learn any history or stories or rec...
Charm of the Carolines · 1M ago

Hard Freeze and Frost Protection for your Garden

In graduate school I had a "Graduate Assistantship" whereby I worked 20 hours a week in the International Student Services office and was paid minimum wage, however all of my tuition was wai...
Charm of the Carolines · 1M ago

Corned Beef and Cabbage

March has never been my favorite month. My friend Carol challenged me to find at least one thing every day in March that I love. She says God loves March, that's why he created it. I just ne...
Charm of the Carolines · 1M ago

Bodacious Alabama Boy Bait

My beautiful friend Judy is a loving and dutiful wife to her husband who is feeling quite under the weather. What started as an aching back turned out to be "the disease which shall not be n...
Charm of the Carolines · 2M ago

Cameos and Tassies

I only own one antique cameo, one that belonged to my grandmother. It's beautiful, yet unremarkable. As so many cameos, it is a woman's profile carved out of white shell against a coral back...
Charm of the Carolines · 3M ago

February 2018 Wet Paint Newsletter and Calendar of Classes

To receive the Wet Paint Monthly Newsletter directly to your inbox, simply email susan@susanejones.com and request to be added to the list. Enjoy! Doing my best Oprah imitation, let me excla...
Charm of the Carolines · 3M ago

Lentil and Ham Soup

It's a wintery day. Ice. Sleet. Freezing Rain. Snow. So of course I don't want to make matter worse by attempting to drive. It's simply a good day to stay home, paint, and cook. And what wou...
Charm of the Carolines · 3M ago

January 2018 Wet Paint Newsletter and Calendar of Painting Classes

To receive the Wet Paint Monthly Newsletter directly to your inbox, simply email susan@susanejones.com and request to be added to the list. Enjoy! One Word It's not uncommon this time of yea...