Sounds Strange, but I promise it’s delicious: My Grandmother’s Lima Bean & Green Olive Salad


If you suggested that a lima bean and green olive salad was “delicious,” I’d probably not believe you… however, this simple side really is fantastic – if you like olives. My Grandmother’s Lima Bean & Green Olive Salad Recipe Ingredients Jar of green olives Frozen lima beans Mayonnaise (Duke’s is my preference) Assembly Make the lima beans according to the directions, adding in butter, salt

The secret ingredient to make outstanding hibachi fried rice at home.

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Even though I haven’t perfected tossing knives in the air, making an onion volcano, or cracking corny egg roll jokes, I did discover making a healthy hibachi shrimp with fried rice last night is a simple meal to make. “Let’s go to the JAPANESE STEAK HOUSE” is our son’s request when asked to select a restaurant – and during the summertime in Myrtle Beach, forget

Throw Pillows: A Quandary.


Ok, friends: I need your advice. I know for a fact that I have one reader (hi, Caryn!!!) with great taste, and I’m hoping the rest of you can help me out. Here’s the deal: I bought this new sofa without a matching ottoman, which launched an internet-wide search for the perfect ottoman. Not one to take something as serious as finding the perfect ottoman

The ideal temperature to serve Chardonnay.

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The other night, I put a bottle of J Vineyards Chardonnay in the fridge so we could enjoy it while watching our new favorite series on HBO Now, Bored to Death. It was not completely cold by the time we opened it and it was fantastic. The next night, when I had another glass and it was completely cold, it was not nearly as good. My

The best camera is the one with you.


Every single day when we pick up Thomas from “Mama Lee’s”, he requests we drive down “Horse Road,” which is 38th Avenue in Myrtle Beach. Horses live there. He’s named them: Puddin’ is the baby, Ham is the daddy, Butterscotch is the mommy, and Bob is the friend. Today, we got to feed the horses carrots. To be more specific, these were beautiful, photogenic organic