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The Greatest Showman – A Movie Review

One of the best movies for the end of 2017 and beginning of 2018 is most definitely “The Greatest Showman“, starring Hugh Jackman and Michelle Williams. I’m not ashamed to say I’ve [...]

Do You Have an Instant Pot? Macaroni Beef Pasta Is What’s For Dinner

When I was a child, my mom regularly used a pressure cooker for canning and other cooking (although I’m not exactly sure what). I was always a little afraid of it, and [...]

National Chocolate Day – Triple Decker Brownies

Did you know it’s National Chocolate Day?? I think that means any chocolate consumed today is FREE of calories! (Ok, maybe not, but I’m going to pretend anyway). It’s really a holiday [...]

Baking with Martha – Lemon Pound Cake

Martha is back! We’ve been having serious technical issues with making and editing videos lately (mom’s iphone is almost out of storage), so today’s post will be full of photos instead! One [...]

From Self-Employment to Retirement – Making the Move After Working for Yourself

This is a sponsored post for which I have been compensated. All content and graphics provided by VSP Vision Services. Did you know, the older you are, the more likely you are [...]

Nanahood T-shirts, Sweatshirts, Mugs, and MORE!

Did you know that NanaHood has an online store? We have been slowly expanding our products over the last several weeks, and I wanted to point you in two directions so you [...]

Halloween Baking and Decorating

Happy Halloween! Hopefully today is a fun day with your kids and grandkids, costumes and parties and candy, oh my! We are doing some last minute Halloween baking and decorating (and pumpkin carving [...]

Pumpkin Carving with the Grandchildren

Have you carved your Halloween pumpkin yet? We are a last-minute pumpkin carving family, because pumpkins tend to “wilt” quickly in the warm Las Vegas weather. Every year about three days before [...]

Riding a Train in Durango, Colorado

Yesterday Martha shared how the family visited the Grand Canyon. On the same road-trip, we also went to Durango, Colorado and spent the day on a TRAIN! We rode from Durango to [...]

Road Trip to the Grand Canyon

Martha is back again with a new video for us, about her recent road trip. Today’s video covers the GRAND CANYON. It was a surprise visit, and she was OVERCOME with excitement [...]

5 Must-Have Resources For the Self-Employed

The results* are in: baby boomers are rethinking retirement in favor of ‘Encore Careers’ working for themselves. Are you one of them? If so, you may be wondering where to start, and [...]

Nana and Me Journals

Every once in awhile I discover a fun idea that works great for homeschooling, and then I think.. wait, wouldn’t NON-homeschoolers like this too? And then I thought about my Nanahood friends, [...]

Birthday Celebration Winners!

We are officially closing the Birthday Giveaway, and announcing THREE winners… So our three winners are…. Tammie D, Wendy A, and Ruth.  We’ll be in touch with you three (using the email [...]

Remember when Martha Filmed Crafting With Her Mema?

Those of you who are newer to NanaHood have no idea that our Martha has been on YouTube for over SEVEN years! A long, LONG time ago she (and her brothers) did [...]

Time to Celebrate Nanahood’s Birthday!

It’s time to celebrate NanaHood’s Birthday and we are so glad you stopped by!   We are so excited to be celebrating Nanahood’s Birthday! It’s been 8 years of blogging and building [...]

Visit to the Lincoln Children’s Zoo in Nebraska

Our family had a LOT of fun on this summer, and one of our day trips was to the Lincoln Children’s Zoo, in Lincoln, Nebraska. Martha made a quick video of some [...]

More Nebraska Road Trip News

I promised you more videos and road trip fun from Martha in July, but we were SO busy with all the having fun and playing with cousins and swimming at the York [...]

Have You Ever Eaten A Runza Sandwich?

We’re back with Martha today, but unfortunately no video. Being on the road brings a lot of technical challenges. We spend 4 weeks each summer in York, Nebraska – and because of [...]

Tween Talk – Pie Face Game And Video

Martha’s back this week for her Tween Talk video, along with her cousin Clara, and they are playing a new game together. It’s called Pie Face. Have you heard of it? It’s [...]

Road Trip 2017!

We are a back with a video from Martha, and this week we made a road trip from Las Vegas, NV to York, Nebraska. We passed through four states on our way, [...]