Children's Christmas programs are always a delight. Their bright
eyes and joyful spirits are like Christmas packages, all wrapped
up in their very best, with a surprise waiting inside.
More from this series here:The Real Meaning of Christmas
The southern states are known for their hospitality and great food. I was in Texas and Alabama this last week and spent almost as much time in restaurants, as I did walking around seeing the sights
and celebrating the newest Doctor in our family - Thomas Turner Payne, DPT
Celebrations in Dallas was the first stop on the "food tour".
Broccoli , kale with walnuts and dried cranberries, baked sweet potato, smashed potatoes with the skin, fried okra. The next day it was dinner at in Montgomery, Alabama.