Beauty Loves June 2014 from addapinch.com

Beauty Loves :: June

It seems like as the weather gets warmer, things in my beauty routine get simpler and simpler. I guess that’s the way it should be. Right? I still want to share with you a few items that I’m absolutely loving. Some are old friends and some are new finds, but they have become pretty indispensable read more »

Staking Tomatoes from addapinch.com

Staking Tomatoes

Staking tomatoes provides support for the tomato plant while allowing easy access to tomatoes as they grow. Our container gardens are still doing great. Each morning, I walk out to check on them with my cup of coffee in hand as I pick peppers, squash, and zucchini that seem to multiply overnight! We also planted read more »

How to Make Tinted Moisturizer from addapinch.com

How to Make Your Own Tinted Moisturizer

Tinted Moisturizer is simple and easy to make. Make your own tinted moisturizer for custom color, coverage, and skin care needs! It can be hard to find the perfect shade of tinted moisturizer, especially as the seasons change. I have a quick, simple tip to share on how to make your own tinted moisturizer in read more »

Beach Bag Essentials from addapinch.com

Beach Bag Essentials

  Being out on the water is one of my favorite things to do in the summer. I love being at the beach, lake, or just sitting by a pool; not much can make you happier! My family spends a lot of time during the summer doing just that and before we head out to read more »

Father's Day Gift Ideas from addapinch.com

Father’s Day Gift Ideas

They are so special in our lives… those special men we affectionately call Dad (or Daddy, Father, Pop or the like). While they usually don’t ever ask for much, they deserve the world! I’ve found with a few ideas for some special and unique gifts for those dads in your life. Happy Father’s Day to read more »

May Beauty Loves from addapinch.com

Beauty Loves :: May

As the weather warms and becomes more humid here in Georgia, my favorite beauty products change up a bit. These were a few that were my primary go-to items throughout May. 1. Spending time outside does a number on my hair. I use this really thick and intense conditioner that helps to repair any damage read more »

Party Barn Kitchen from addapinch.com

The Party Barn Kitchen

We’ve been working on adding an outdoor kitchen to a building here on the farm that we can The Party Barn. The building certainly didn’t start out that way, it began as an open air hangar, but since we love to entertain and everyone seems to always want to gather outside, we began using the read more »

Container Gardening Update from addapinch.com

Container Gardening Update!

Last week, I shared about our updated approach to container gardening at my house. We’re using large galvanized troughs that we’ve placed on our back porch. I had emails asking me to please keep updating on how the container gardening was going and what I thought throughout the season. I couldn’t love them more! The read more »

Add a Pinch Blue Mixer from addapinch.com

Add a Pinch Blue Mixer Giveaway Winner!

Congratulations to Alice F. Robinson, comment #158, the winner of this gorgeous mixer! I just love her favorite things to cook, too! I love to cook down home southern food…pole beans, macaroni and cheese, BBQ, corn pudding, fried apples, cornbread, etc!!!! ~ Alice     Happy Monday! I have a little something special for you! read more »

Southern Food Writing Conference from addapinch.com

Southern Food Writing Conference

Last week I participated in the Southern Food Writing Conference in Knoxville, Tennessee that kicks off the annual International Biscuit Festival. A conference dedicated to southern food and southern food writing? With fabulous speakers I definitely want to hear? You know that’s a place I want to be! So, I was thrilled to be invited to speak during read more »