I love my family, God, my amazing husband, and history, which I teach to high school students every day. I cheer for UNC & NCSU, from both of which I am a recent alum, and love all things Southern. Please enjoy with a glass of sweet tea!
Mark Catesby The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama islands: containing the figures of birds, beasts, fishes, serpents, insects, and plants , 1731-43 [1729-48]; Magnolia altissima. Volume 2. Plate 61: