Lessons From Steel Magnolias For My Southern Daughter

Being born into the sisterhood of Southern women bestows blessings on a baby girl that she will enjoy for her lifetime. After watching Steel Magnolias for the millionth time I was reminded of several things that an outsider could learn about Southern womanhood from watching this fantastic film and the things I want my daughters to know about the amazing and unique culture to which they belong. These are characteristics that they’ll learn to appreciate about other Southern women and over time (hopefully) exhibit themselves if we raise them right. Little girls, take note: 1) We Feed People and Do It Well- No matter the occasion people need to eat, and in feeding them we nourish their souls as well as their bodies. Wherever there’s a funeral, you’ll find Southern women bringing in platters and casseroles to feed the masses, and if someone’s having surgery or is dealing with sickness, Southern women not only seek to take care of an ailing person but those surrounding her as well. Ouiser and Clairee’ grocery shop for Drum Eatenton (when Shelby and M’Lynn were undergoing the kidney removal and transplant) as a “gesture” and argue over how many cans of baked beans he…

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What YEAR is It? A Veme About Pokemon Go

Somebody please explain the whole Pokemon Go thing to me… I feel like I’m in a time warp and back in elementary school during the 1990’s. Herd Management with Jessica Azar If you can shed some light on this to a mom of four kids, come on over to Herd Management Facebook Page and explain it to us… PLEASE. I feel old, and I am NOT old.

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Reasons to Buy a Car From a Dealer

Wondering whether you should buy a car from a dealer or the guy down the street? Read this! I’m a big believer in saving money where I can by doing as much of the leg work possible myself. However, there are some things I’ve found that are best done through professionals, and the process of buying a car is one of those situations. Purchasing a car, whether it be used or new, is a sizable investment for most of us, usually only second to buying a home, and that’s why it pays off in the long run to seek the assistance of someone who knows what their doing, and can advise you on the best options for your particular needs.You might save a little money initially if you buy from an individual, but the reasons to use a car dealership far outweigh the small amount saved. I’ve compiled a helpful list of reasons Buy a Car From a Dealer just for you, so please take a look and let me know what you think! If you’re looking for ways to save money, check out my Save Money to Live Richly Board on Pinterest. Go ahead and follow Herd Management while you’re…

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