Father’s Day and Farmer Jim

To every father, to every step father out there, Happy Father’s Day.  I fondly refer to my father as Farmer Jim on this blog.  I know, I know, it’s a little quaint and a little country.  The ironic thing about this title is that my father is not a farmer and has never been. Before […]

Long Live Layers

Dear Readers, Do any of you relate to the following struggle?   A few years ago, I opened up the doors to my closet and looked around.  Nothing to wear.  Sigh.  In my desperateness to dress attractively the first thing that came to mind was: I need to make a shopping run.  Let’s face it, I […]

Happy Donut Day!

Dear Readers, In celebration of National Donut day, I would like to tell you readers, I do-nut know what I would do without you.   In all seriousness, is there anything donuts cannot do?  I know they make me break my habit of trying to eat healthy.  Do-nut judge me.  I can’t tell you how […]

Announcing Giveaway Winners

Hello!  Before I get started with announcing HCG’s Rafflecopter winners, I want to thank you for the support and excitement during the past week over the giveaways.  If you are new to Hub City Girl, welcome, and I am so glad you decided to join our community of followers!   You can learn more about […]

Mother’s Day Highlights

Cooking this yummy plate of food for my mother.  All homemade.  Last year, she and my dad went to tour Israel.  When they got back home she dished on the many, many plates of vegetables they were served for every meal of their Mediterranean cuisine.  This was my inspiration for this feast from heaven!  My […]

5 Reader Comments on Kindness

Last Monday I asked you readers to share your thoughts on random acts of kindness in this journey of life.   The response was overwhelming!  You all could remember that one time when a kind someone threw some loveliness on your life and made it better.   Your responses touched my heart. 💗 Liz Flynn writes, “I […]

One Act of Kindness

It warms my heart when someone you don’t even know steps out on a limb to help you and bring back some of the sparkle in the journey of your life.  One of the loveliest, most beautiful feelings in life comes from a random act of kindness by a stranger.  With the simple act of […]

How I Won the War With Acne

Did you know that as of 2017, 60 million Americans struggle with the same common disease?   Out of those 60 million, according to surveys, 57 million battle self-esteem and depression, all from the same troublesome condition.  This staggering numbers hit home with me.  Why?  Because I have been one of those 60 million searching for […]