Articles by teresak

Who Do You See?

You look at her hair and it’s a mess You wonder why she doesn’t care. She does, she just doesn’t have time to brush it. So she runs her fingers through it [...]

A Rookie Babysitter Mistake

The following is a guest post by my friend, Nana Becky. It was countdown time. We were supposed to arrive in Columbia, South Carolina at 3 p.m., but our GPS said nope, [...]

The New Baby Granddaughter

I kept my newest granddaughter for a bit and had to change her clothes. The outfit her mom had chosen for her to wear had tons of ruffles and was a one [...]

Shopping at Chico’s

Disclaimer: I was compensated for writing this post but the thoughts and opinions are entirely my own. #sponsored I love Chico’s and I love shopping so when I was allowed to pick [...]

Blueberry Bear- Children’s Book Review

Blueberry Bear is a wonderful children’s book about a dog who loves blueberries. When I first heard about this book I thought to myself, “This author must know I’m a dog lover [...]

The Keeper of the Curls

When I was pregnant with our second child I wanted a little girl so badly that I felt guilty. Our first born was a son and I longed for a baby girl [...]

Diapers that Keep Baby Comfortable and Dry

This is a sponsored post. All opinions expressed here are my own. #sponsored As a grandmother I love knowing my grand-babies are comfortable and dry, and there are no products better than [...]

The Joy of Nanahood: When Your Child Becomes A Parent

Guest post By Rebecca Faye Smith Galli “The Brittany” It’s the video our family cannot stop watching. My daughter, Brittany—or “The Brittany” as my father playfully named his one-of-a-kind strong-willed granddaughter, was [...]

Monday Morning Yawn

Monday morning sure rolls around quickly! The weekend begins and then, BOOM! Wake up-stretch-hit the snooze button. Yawn and drag yourself out of bed-it’s Monday! Our oldest granddaughter spent the weekend with [...]

Top 5 reasons why you shouldn’t buy hearing aids online

This post sponsored by It is true that the Internet is the go-to place for the best deals on almost anything you can think of. However, there are some things you [...]

Melt In Your Mouth Blueberry Bars

Blueberry Bars My friend Peggy is a wonderful cook. When she comes over for a visit she usually brings something delicious with her. I’ve told her that she doesn’t have to bring [...]

Grandchildren and Fireworks Safety

I love the 4th of July and I love fireworks, but every year there are accidents that permanently injure people and sometimes can even be fatal. One year someone I knew lost [...]

Buckets of Blueberries and Grandchildren

This has been another week of picking buckets of blueberries in the hot, hot Kentucky heat! The humidity is what makes it so miserable. One day I was picking and it was [...]

Susan Williams and Blueberry Crisp

From the moment Susan Williams and I met I knew I had found a new soul sister. Susan is a Nashville blogger and blogs at ThatSusanWilliams. Beneath her pretty picture on her [...]

My Nephew’s Wedding

My nephew got married this weekend. It was a lovely wedding and I am so happy for them! They were married on my grandfather’s farm (now owned by my brother). I’m sure [...]

The Colors That Made My Dad Who He Was

I don’t normally describe people in colors but it occurred to me that when I think of my father, certain colors come to mind. Because this Sunday is Father’s Day, I have [...]

The Blink of an Eye

By now everyone has heard about the 2 year old child who was attacked by an alligator at Disney World. There are several reasons why this hit me very hard and I [...]

Thanking Dads on Father’s Day

Disclaimer-This post was sponsored but the thoughts, opinions, emotions and memories are all entirely my own! #sponsored This handsome dad/dude is my husband, Bill. This August we will have been married 36 [...]

5 Words You Should Never Say To Your Grandchild

There are people who have a talent for sticking their foot in their mouth and then there are people who just don’t care what they say. Words are either gifts or weapons [...]

Dream Big, Princess

Disclaimer: I was partially compensated for my trip to Disney World but all opinions, thoughts, and memories are strictly my own! If you have never heard of Disney’s “Dream Big, Princess” campaign, [...]