Weekend Reading: Long Reads for a Long Weekend

Happy Black Friday! I personally just put $1000 on my credit card without putting on a bra or leaving my couch and I’m so proud…

My 10 Favorite Things at Trader Joe’s for Empty Nesters

I’m hardly the first blogger to write an “Oh My God, I just love Trader Joe’s” blog post. But on my monthly shopping trip there…

You Can Have a Pinterest-Worthy Second Wedding Even if You’re an Older Bride

I just got back from Key West celebrating my second anniversary. I still feel like a newlywed, albeit an inappropriately old newlywed, as I like…

Old Fashioned Southern Apple Dumplings

I’ve become a little obsessed lately with spiral-bound cooking, which is cooking from the self-published cookbooks that every self-respecting Junior League and Ladies’ Circle in…

Weekend Reading: Teens These Days

This week on Midlife Rambler, I admired my teenage self and then I advised my teenage self. Why don’t we take a moment and see…

Weekend Reading: It’s Fall Y’all

I’ve been pretending that it’s fall for a while now on the blog, but now the calendar finally agrees with me. Let’s celebrate! What’s the…

Good for the Body and Soul: Vegetarian Baked Ziti and Eggplant and Onions

It hit 85 degrees this weekend in Atlanta, but I stubbornly cling to the idea that fall is here. My body certainly thinks so; I’ve been…

Filling for Fall: Mushroom Lentil Soup

Fall often doesn’t come to Atlanta until well after the official start date so I’ve been pleasantly surprised by the cooler temperatures we’ve had lately.…