AKA Gomez the Unremarkable, Allman, Family, genealogy, Gomez, Hicks, Killian, Life, North Carolina, Tall & Handsome, Tennessee, Travel, Whitner

It Was Memorial…by Beverly Hicks Burch

It Was Memorial… By Beverly Hicks Burch Before the ravages of ill health wrapped its icy fingers around my body and started wrecking havoc, one thing I really enjoyed doing on a more routine basis was travel. I still enjoy traveling, I just don’t do it as often. I have to pace myself when I… Continue reading It Was Memorial…by Beverly Hicks Burch

"Dua Khalil Aswad", Current events, Honor Killing, News, Paris Hilton, Rosie O'Donnell, Women's Rights

Dua Khalil Aswad and the Rest of the World, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Dua Khalil Aswad and the Rest of the World By Beverly Hicks Burch In April 2007, something horrific happened. The life of a 17 year old girl was brutally, violently and barbarically snuffed out. She was deemed dishonorable, shameful and criminal, and therefore, according to her judges and jury, she deserved to die. What was… Continue reading Dua Khalil Aswad and the Rest of the World, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Grilling, recipes

Peach Nectar Chicken with Peach Barbecue Sauce (A Beer Can Chicken Recipe)

Peach Nectar Chicken From A Barbecue! Bible Cookbook Beer-Can Chicken [and 74 other Offbeat Recipes for the Grill], by Steven Raichlen Adapted and submitted by Beverly Hicks Burch For the rub: 2 teaspoons brown sugar 2 teaspoons sweet paprika 1 teaspoon kosher or sea salt 1 teaspoon ground black pepper 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1… Continue reading Peach Nectar Chicken with Peach Barbecue Sauce (A Beer Can Chicken Recipe)

Grilling, recipes

Roast Chicken with Apple and Curry (A Beer Can Chicken Recipe), by Beverly Hicks Burch

Roast Chicken with Apple and Curry From the Weber Poultry Roaster Adapted and submitted by Beverly Hicks Burch For the spice paste: 3 tablespoons vegetable oil (I use canola) 2 teaspoons brown sugar 1 teaspoon chili powder 1 teaspoon curry powder 1 teaspoon granulated garlic 1 teaspoon dry mustard 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1 teaspoon… Continue reading Roast Chicken with Apple and Curry (A Beer Can Chicken Recipe), by Beverly Hicks Burch

Cooking, Tall & Handsome, The Story Behind...

You Know You’re A Redneck If…, by Beverly Hicks Burch

You Know You’re A Redneck If… By Beverly Hicks Burch …you know what beer can chicken is! Just kidding! I know what beer can chicken is, and I’m far from what you would call redneck. Actually, I only discovered what beer can chicken is in the last couple of years…and I have my dear hubby… Continue reading You Know You’re A Redneck If…, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Child Welfare, Children, Current events, Madeleine McCann

More about Maddie…Little Girl Lost, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Madeleine McCann missing in Portugal. Have you seen her? Please contact: +351 289 884 500, + 351 282 405 400, +351 218 641 000 Madeleine McCann desapareceu em Portugal. Tem informações sobre o seu paradeiro? Por favor contacte: 289 884 500, 282 405 400, 218 641 000, 112 More About Maddie…Little Girl Lost By Beverly… Continue reading More about Maddie…Little Girl Lost, by Beverly Hicks Burch

AKA Gomez the Unremarkable, Child Welfare, Children, Current events, Gomez, Madeleine McCann

Little Girl Lost, by Beverly Hicks Burch

It’s been two weeks now. Two long, grueling, agonizing, heart-rending weeks. That’s how long the world has angst over the fate of British tyke Maddie McCann, age three. Two weeks ago, while the family was on vacation (or holiday as the Brits call it) in Portugal, Maddie’s parents left her and her twin siblings, age… Continue reading Little Girl Lost, by Beverly Hicks Burch

dogs, Miniature Schnauzer, Pets, Photography

Before & After the Haircut, by Beverly Hicks Burch

It's amazing what a haircut can do for a gal or guy. Here's out little fellow after his haircut yesterday. From hippie dog to show dog...I think he cleans up pretty good! © 2007 Beverly Hicks Burch All rights reserved.

Current events, Tornado, Weather

Close Encounters of the Kansas Kind, by Beverly Hicks Burch

I grew up in Alabama. What most people don’t realize or associate with Alabama is inclement weather. Alabama the beautiful is a Gulf Coast state with white sandy beaches that are caressed by the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico. The foothills of the Appalachian Mountain chain meanders into the northeastern part of the… Continue reading Close Encounters of the Kansas Kind, by Beverly Hicks Burch

dogs, Humor, Miniature Schnauzer, Pets

The World According to Watson, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Ok, ok…I know…another pet blog, but, I just can’t help myself this morning. I have discovered the world according to a Miniature Schnauzer is a little different than how you and I would view it. My little fellow’s name is Watson…I inherited the name when I inherited him, so I not sure if there is… Continue reading The World According to Watson, by Beverly Hicks Burch