Ruth's Books

The Chronicles of Ruth is based on Ruth's award-winning blog, Ruthlace. In this book, Ruth tells about growing up in the 1920s and 1930s. There are stories of going to school in the 1930s, cooking "from scratch," laundry day - scrubbing clothes on a washboard, and so many other fascinating stories of life during the Great Depression and World War II and later.

Life With Wings is a collections of original poems, recipes and meditations,


Y'All Come is the Shaw-Baird family cookbook. It has the time-tested recipes from every branch of the family tree.