We've got places to go, things to do, people
to see, recipes, history, gardens, a culture to appreciate, and stories for
you to enjoy...all Southern-style. This is a unique view.
Through these pages, you will open the door and be welcomed into a truly
Southern world. Grab a cup of tea.
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friends, writer friends, long lost or newly found friends. Perhaps you have
pictures, recipes, or just a comment to share.
The Write Life Southern Style
Southern Scene I plan to share here some of the fascinating
tidbits of the late seventeenth and early eighteenth century South
that I have discovered along the way to writing my novels. I
have only just begun so be patient with me. There's lots yet to learn!
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In this section you will find information on family lines that I have
researched that are pertinent to my family. I do not have the
individual proofs...only the working files that I have made available.
This chart demonstrates a few of the connections. You will also find genealogies
of our branches listed on this website.
This Southern Family has participated in momentous events through history.
There are pictures that may be useful to many. When my children's eyes
started glazing over when I talked "genealogy" I decided to write a
history/cookbook of our families. I put these on a CD so that the
pictures would not be lost and all who had the CD would have the information
and the pictures. These are chapters from that book.
Chapter One Wakefield
Chapter Three Beach
Chapter Four Children
Inspiration (Bloom Where You Are Planted)
Houston County, Alabama
Genealogies of pioneer
families of mainly
Dothan in Houston County, Alabama
Plus articles on different aspects of life in that area.
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Houston Heritage Society
Simply Southern Wedding
Parties and Showers
Part III: The Wedding Raising:
Simply Southern Wedding Mother-of- the-Groom
World War II Remembered
Irish Scottish Timeline Comparison
Map of Ireland
Covenanters and Martyrs
Elkanah Burson's Speech on Memorial
First Alabama Muster Roll
The Confederate Soldiers with Houston
True Blues the story of a flag and the men who served under it
Wilcox County True Blues
World History that we should know.
Decisive Battles in
Women in History a
Dates We Should Remember
Houston County, Alabama, Heritage Pages
Extensive information on Houston County families, their
genealogy, history of Dothan with a plethora of pictures
James Drury Flowers Civil War
Oscar Tompkins Wiregrass Sagas
William Arthur Wheatley's
The Englishman and the Revolutionary
Recommended Book List for
Have you ever wondered what book you should buy for your
child or grandchild that stands the test of time? Marva Collins' list of
books used at her Westside Preparatory School in Chicago should help answer that
Reading List for Adults
What books did our founding fathers read that prepared them for writing the
Declaration of Independence and our Constitution? These were books in a
frontier library listed in Benjamin Hawkins Estate in 1816. Hawkins
corresponded frequently with Washington, Jefferson, Madison and Monroe.
Words to Remember
between Whole Language and Phonics
Cat in the Hat
an Historical Perspective
From the Whole
Would Fix Our Local Schools
Thank you, Whole
What We Must Do to Fix Education
Instruction Must Be Addressed
My Credentials to Speak Problems
Critique of the Alabama
Social Studies Course of Study
Pictured above: Jim and Jean Gillis, Eunice Jernigan and Patrick Gillis, Dr.E. G. Burson and Sharman, Elizabeth Knight Burson, Dr. E. g. Burson, Sr.
Wilcox County, Alabama
Plant a Southern Monet Garden
Our Favorite Places
Cecily and Lily's Mom
and Me Tea
Lily and the Library Card
Andrews This is the REAL OLD FLORIDA with the very best
restaurants in North Florida. The Shrimp Boat returns! Dock to
shop and eat at the Shrimp Boat or Uncle Ernie's. Or the Granite Cafe,
St. Andrews Cafe, Hunts Oyster Bar, Pappy's German Restaurant or The
Shop St. Andrews:
Ken Sizemore (the
Paul Brent Gallery
Website for Harbour Village
Natural Bridge and St. Marks
Things to Do
People to Meet
Bellingrath Remembered: Hank Elmore returns to a place she once
knew as a family home The family is an Alabama dynasty that made an
impact in the social, cultural, and political world on a national level.
A Bunch of Old Broads
Condo in St. Andrews (Panama City, Florida available for lease) Vacation
Executive Home In Dothan
Simply Southern Recipes--many,
many from family and friends. You are welcome to share yours.
Simply Southern Christmas
These are our Christmas traditions. Everyone accumulates their own
that make their families unique.
Manners and Etiquette
I Remember Mammy