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I Love the Landscape Because It Is So Sincere. It Never Cheats Me.

“I love nature, I love the landscape, because it is so sincere. It never cheats me. It never jests. ~ Henry David Thoreau ~ Taken between Townsend, TN and Cades Cove, TN Most of you know me as the BamaSteelMagnolia. And, there is a reason for that. For most of my life I’ve lived in… Continue reading I Love the Landscape Because It Is So Sincere. It Never Cheats Me.

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The BamaSteelMagnolia(TM) Diaries – Chapter 1: Cupcake…or Happy Birthday to Me…, by Beverly Hicks Burch

The BamaSteelMagnolia™ Diaries – Chapter 1 Cupcake…or Happy Birthday to Me… By Beverly Hicks Burch del.icio.us Tags: The BamaSteelMagnolia(TM) Diaries,Diary Quilt,Quilt Blocks,Applique,Parents,Birth,Tall & Handsome,East Tennessee,Birmingham AL del.icio.us Tags: Humor,Birthday,Photography On an early January morning, I entered this world as the first born daughter of a young East Tennessee couple. I had been, at first, what… Continue reading The BamaSteelMagnolia(TM) Diaries – Chapter 1: Cupcake…or Happy Birthday to Me…, by Beverly Hicks Burch