Fun in Nashville

Chad and I aren’t big travelers, but we really like to take day or weekend trips.  A few weeks ago, we took a Saturday trip to Nashville, Tennessee, which is one of my all-time favorite places to go.  We have been many times and there are still so many things I want to do and … More Fun in Nashville

Hedge Apples

According to the University of Illinois Extension website, hedge apples are produced by the Osage-orange tree (Maclura pomifera) and are native to that area.  They are also native to my area in South Central Kentucky and have an interesting history.  Settlers found these trees which are short, dense and covered in thorns, to make a … More Hedge Apples

Hello, again!

Ok. here goes…as many of you know, Picture Perfect Cooking was my first blog that I began about five years ago.  It is still active and full of the recipes, photos, and book reviews from that time.  For some reason, about a year ago, I just stopped blogging.  The space just didn’t feel right anymore … More Hello, again!