She came back to Alabama to get married. Growing up an "MK" (missionary kid) had its own set up exciting adventures, but when it was time to tie the knot, Abbie wanted to come back to Baldwin County for great memories of her wedding
1912 - The Story Begins
Between 1912 and 1916, four individuals are born that will one day become the Ards and the Lipscombs. Drawn here from Illinois and Michigan by promises of farming land that was “flowing with milk and honey,” they worked the land and began families. With them came family recipes that would eventually be influenced by southern tastes and traditions.