Category Archives: My Place
Pin ItShare Have a Peach Smoothie and Fool Your Taste Buds into thinking you are having a Peach Milkshake. Peach season is here and I love homemade peach ice cream or a good ol’ peach milkshake. What I don’t like is 800 … Continue reading
Pin ItShare Full disclosure here before I go rattling off the lemonade recipe. I have spent 9 years working in marketing for Chick-fil-A. I know the exact recipe, made in large amounts. However the division to make just one gallon at home doesn’t … Continue reading
Pin ItShare Easy As Pie Ice Cream Cake This simple solution to a homemade ice cream cake is not only delicious, but also easy to make. It can be a little time consuming, but it's well worth the time it takes to make it.
Pin ItShareExciting news to share right here, NC Born has been nominated for a Liebster Award! Now, how cool is that? The Liebster award is found only on the internet, and is given to bloggers by other bloggers. It is … Continue reading
Pin ItShare Make your own — Homemade French Salad Dressing
Pin ItShare Make your own Homemade Thousand Island Salad Dressing: Go ahead and mark Thousand Island Salad Dressing off of your grocery list, because it’s so easy to make your own.
Pin ItShare How to Make your Own — Homemade Vanilla Extract Never Buy Vanilla Extract Again and make it Gluten Free if you choose Everything you need to make your own Vanilla Extract is in the picture. Except a little bit … Continue reading
Pin ItShare NC Senate Bill 346 — Your rights as a parent to make a choice for your children is being challenged, yet again. First off, to be clear, this post is not in support of vaccines or against … Continue reading
Pin ItShare Ooey Gooey Butter Cake Lately I have been reminiscing of recipes that my Granny often made. Of course, I remember the desserts most often (oh, that sweet tooth). Granny often made a dessert that she called Ooey Gooey Butter … Continue reading
Pin ItShareCoconut Oil and Butter Mixed together – Good and good for you. How often is it that something that taste really good is also really good for you? I know controversy abounds around coconut oil and butter, but I am a firm … Continue reading
Pin ItShareYes I did say “Kids on Shoulders, How Rude!” What happens if you are nice and leave a little room between you and the people in front of you. This is what happens.
Pin ItShare Fifty Shades……….. How do you go from, not even interested, to what’s all the hype about? It only takes a few dozen well-meaning posts from social media friends to get the wheels turning, and maybe in … Continue reading
Pin ItShare Trash on Racks While shopping recently with my girls, we came across these items. These were ON…THE…RACK, TO…BE…SOLD, and they carried a hefty price tag too. Are you kidding me, we are out shopping to get some … Continue reading
Pin ItShare The Broken Candy Cane While in a local restaurant recently, I observed children visiting with Santa. The kiddos with their faces all aglow having breakfast and telling Santa the desires of the heart. Awww, how sweet it was … Continue reading
Pin ItShare Ultimate from Scratch Chocolate Meringue Pie You can make a homemade pie – quick and easy – from scratch.
Pin ItShare Are you craving a little treat? Try this recipe. The recipe only makes a few, they are light and easy to make. Best Ever – Quick and Easy Coconut Macaroons Ingredients: 14 oz. flaked coconut 1 … Continue reading
Pin ItShareCrafting with the Lil’ Ones – Thanksgiving Craft Turkey with Bling