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To a Cup O’ Kindness, My Friend, by Beverly Hicks Burch

“And we’ll tak a cup o’ kindness yet…” ~ Robert Burns, Auld Lang Syne ~ Some years are just better than other years. I think we can all agree on that. Some years are a mixed bag, and then some years are what I call a mountain top year – those years where everything is… Continue reading To a Cup O’ Kindness, My Friend, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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The BamaSteelMagnolia(TM) Diaries – Introduction, by Beverly Hicks Burch

The BamaSteelMagnolia™ Diaries Introduction By Beverly Hicks Burch Well, 2009 is here! First, I would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year! The last month has been extremely busy and hectic for me. I still don’t know why I opted to take two classes this session…anyway…that’s all over and done… I have to admit… Continue reading The BamaSteelMagnolia(TM) Diaries – Introduction, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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Bev’s New Year’s Beans, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Bev’s New Year’s Beans By Beverly Hicks Burch Every year after Christmas I usually have a ham bone leftover. I like to leave a little meat on the bone so I can make a big ol’ pot of bean soup shortly after New Year’s. My favorite ham to use is one of the spiral-cut hams… Continue reading Bev’s New Year’s Beans, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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So, What’s New…and What’s Old, by Beverly Hicks Burch

So What’s New…and What’s Old By Beverly Hicks Burch It came and went…the very last day of the year. For some reason, I have always found New Year’s Eve to be the gloomiest holiday there is. Don’t ask me why. I can’t quite put my finger on it. Maybe it’s the passing of something you… Continue reading So, What’s New…and What’s Old, by Beverly Hicks Burch