Sunday, November 28, 2010

Luvin Southern





...where we drop our G's and sweeten our T's...







Ancient Bald Cypress


In the South, perhaps more than any other region, we go back to our home in dreams and memories, hoping it remains what it was on a lazy, still, summer's day twenty years ago.











































Hospitality...
























Charmed, I'm Sure...




Find these "charming" items (and more) at DixiePatches...



Mint Julep Cup



"Bless Your Heart"



Hurricane Palm


Peanut







My Favorite...



Call-Me-A-Ride Keg
...just screw open the little tapper top, and pull out your designated driver's number.





Peal -and-Eat Shrimp
Oyster on a Cracker
(purchase benefits America's Wetland Foundation)




Last but not least...



The Palmetto Pest
...or, as we call them in our neck of the woods, Smokey Browns.





Time Out...


...still hanging in there?....or do you need a bump?...






Style...




































































Culture and B.B.R.
(born/bred/raised)...














































Southern Spoken Here...









I dare you....but only if you live below the mason-dixon...




Door Signs found on etsy at MyFlipFlopz




Let me now apologize for taking up so much of your time. (By contrast with the Yankee, the Southerner never uses one word when ten or twenty will do.)




Y'all come back now....ya hear?       K

6 comments:

  1. These houses are really beautiful,if there's some like this in your area,you are lucky.
    Congratulations for your blog...follow too.

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  2. omg!!!

    now that is a real tribute to the south!

    have they always had chanel gardenia???

    xxx

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  3. Well, Kathy, I feel as though I've just sat through the grand finale of fireworks on the 4th of July! A great posting! ... Mark

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  4. You've convinced this Yankee! :)

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  5. You've done a fantastic job, this post is absolutely gorgeous, great pictures.
    Thanks for sharing.
    Hugs.
    Tereza

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  6. Some gorgeous images in amongst that post....some I have myself. I hope your having a great week. Thanks for giving me a crash course in all things Southern.......I love it! xK

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I love comments! Thank you for taking the time to do so. Unfortunately, I have been getting bulk spam, so I have enabled word verification (temporarily I hope) to try and put a stop to it. Thank you for understanding! k