Thursday, November 11, 2010

It was Love at First Sight ~ Charleston, SC

I fell in Love with a Beautiful Southern Bell ~


Frank didn't mind because he fell in love too.


She wore pink and pastel one day

                                               Was classic and demure the next.


She is host to the most delectable food....
And has gardens that made your knees weak.


She is eclectic and Bohemian with a twist of proper and only the best of southerly manners mixed in.


Yes ~ she truly is a contradiction of herself in every way.
She has a million other lovers but makes you feel as though you belong to her alone.
Sweet Beautiful Charleston, South Carolina

You can visit her by 
 car,
 train 

 or our favorite ~


However you get there ~ get there fast!

Charleston Sweet Tea

1 heaping cup of sugar
2 quarts of cold water
Juice of 2 Lemons
5 regular Tea Bags

Directions : Combine sugar,water and lemon in a large sauce pan.
Bring to a boil over high heat, stirring frequently.
 Remove from heat, add tea bags,cover the pan and steep for 20 minutes.
Remove tea bags and pour into large pitcher. Chill and serve.

Hyman's Crab Dip

1 1/2 cream cheese
1/2 lb cooked crab meat
1/2 lb diced cooked shrimp
3 tsp horseradish
1/8 tsp. lemon juice
1/2 cup shredded Cheddar cheese

Mix together and chill until firm.

for some fun facts and ideas for the many adventures there to explore.

3 comments:

Laurie said...

When I visited S.C. for my nephews graduation from boot camp, I fell in love with the south. SC is one of the most beautiful states I've ever visited, and one day will go back. Thanks for such a great post Terri.

Pat Winter said...

OMG! What a beautiful place. It looks heavenly. Hmmmm, next time John asks where I want to go...................Thanks for sharing and loved the pics of you, Frank & Teddy.
Hugs,Pat

www.MaisonStGermain.com said...

Looks like such a pretty place to visit. I will have to put that on our list:) Thanks for sharing with us. Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family:)
~Debra
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