Archive for August, 2016

5 Things to do in Rising Fawn, Georgia

5 Things to do in Rising Fawn, Georgia. Take a girls trip there. I love going places with my girlfriends. Last year we went to Rising Fawn, Georgia and this year we [...]

Quick and Easy Things to Say to Encourage Others

Guest Post by Char Huskins Since writing about my grandmother’s stories the other day, I have been thinking about them even more than usual. They were both 5 feet 2 inches tall, but [...]

Your Life Story Is Important!

Guest Post by Char Huskins About fifteen years ago, I had the opportunity to spend a week with each of my grandmothers to get their life story, and I took along a tape recorder [...]

Nashville Weekend

If you’ve never visited Nashville or spent much time there, you need to visit! I was there for 3 days last week and it was so much fun. My friend, Susan, from [...]

A Rose By Any Other Name

Say my name, Say my name Several years ago, when I taught high school seniors, I was going through my roster for a particular class, checking with students for correct pronunciation of [...]

Crafting with Mema, YouTube Videos Revisited

Guest Post by Char Huskins A long time ago (like six years!), my children and my mother worked on several fun craft projects together and made “Crafting with Mema” YouTube videos for [...]

Five Birthdays

August is a month of Birthdays at NanaHood. NanaHood.com, turned 7 years old. My son-in-law and I share a birthday on the 13th and my oldest granddaughter’s is just a few days [...]

Hometown Traditions

by Laura Reed, Metcalfe Hornet ever and Champion of Hometown Traditions Last night, our school district hosted the annual “Meet the Hornets” event at our city park. Each year, excited student athletes [...]

NanaHood is Having a Birthday!

NanaHood is having a birthday and we want you to celebrate with us! All this week, August 8th through the 13th we will be having a 20% off sale in our NanaHood [...]

In Search of the Perfect Family Vacation and Dolphins-Part 3

Disclaimer: A portion of our trip was sponsored by ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals  and Fort Walton Chamber of Commerce. All thoughts, opinions and memories are explicitly my own! #sponsored With the [...]

In Search of the Perfect Family Vacation-Part 2

Disclaimer: A portion of our trip was sponsored by ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals  and Fort Walton Chamber of Commerce. All thoughts, opinions and memories are explicitly my own! #sponsored Yesterday in [...]

In Search of The Perfect Family Vacation

Disclaimer: A portion of our trip was sponsored by ResortQuest by Wyndham Vacation Rentals  and Fort Walton Chamber of Commerce. All thoughts, opinions and memories are explicitly my own! #sponsored Every family [...]

Making Your Dog the Star of Your Home

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MyPetMyStar #CollectiveBias Our dog, Bella, is a Superstar and MVP (Most Valuable Pooch) at our house. [...]