Articles by teresak

Folgers Simply Gourmet Coffee: So Many Flavors!

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post and I have received sample products and compensation. However, all thoughts and opinions are strictly my own! It’s almost time for the annual Pumpkin Festival. Our [...]

How to Save Money Without Really Trying

Save Money With Very Little Effort I don’t know anyone who doesn’t want to save money and by accident I discovered an easy way to keep some extra cash in your pocket. [...]

Blueberry Cake – So Easy To Make!

Here’s a blueberry cake that is so easy to make you will love this recipe! My friend Peggy loves to make desserts and she loves to share them with us. Secretly I [...]

September Dining Days: Celebrate With AARP

I am participating in a September Dining Days campaign for AARP Services, Inc. I am receiving a fee for posting; however, the opinions expressed in this post are my own. I am [...]

Grandparents are Grand

Grandparents are grand for a lot of reasons. Here are 12 Reasons to be You! a special feature by Leslie & Kay, founders of Okay, so we all agree… we take [...]

6 Ways to Celebrate Grandparents Day (or any special day)

6 Ways to Celebrate Grandparents Day with your grandchildren no matter where you live! Some of us live close to our grandchildren and some of us have hundreds of miles between us, [...]

Our Son’s Wedding and His Beautiful Bride

Our Son’s wedding was Saturday. He married his high school sweetheart…actually they met in 6th grade. They have loved each other since then. Hurricane Harvey remnants were in Kentucky and we had [...]

Back to School – How Grandparents Can Help

It’s back to school time for our grandchildren and grandparents can be a positive influence when it comes to education. Even if we don’t live close enough to help them with their [...]

Easy, Inexpensive Crafts for Children

Inexpensive crafts can keep your grandchildren busy on a rainy day so before we took our annual family vacation to the beach my daughter went to the local Dollar Tree and purchased [...]

The Most Important Thing About Parenting

What is the most important thing about parenting and being a grandparent? Read on to find out! This is a guest post by Grandma Becky This week’s inspiration comes from one of [...]

Nashville – A City of Many Names

Nashville, Nashvegas, Music City, Smashville: whatever you call it, it is a fun place to visit! What’s in a name? A whole lot of you are the city of Nashville and you [...]

August Birthdays Keep Coming

August Birthdays Keep Coming! Wednesday we celebrated our sweet granddaughter’s birthday. Our oldest granddaughter, Abby, just turned 12. She keeps reminding me that next year she will be 13, as if I [...]

Delicious Blueberry Muffins with Frozen Berries From Our Farm

Delicious Blueberry Muffins This year our blueberry bushes produced way more berries than they have in the past so I was able to freeze a lot of them. Not only are blueberries [...]

Cruising Through Summer With Cars 3 and Alamo

Cruising through summer with Cars 3 and Alamo Not so long ago I attended the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration at Disney World (or #DSMMC) To say it was a blast would [...]

Why Nanas Need Rules

Why Nanas Need Rules According to my friends Leslie and Kay, founders at, there are definite rules. Here’s a little secret we’ll let you in on… we’ve been grandparents for quite [...]

Cobalt Restaurant: Great Food and a Wonderful Atmosphere

Cobalt Restaurant in Orange Beach, Alabama, is a great place to dine with family and friends. We ate there recently and I highly recommend it. There were 14 of us and they [...]

How to Be a Responsible & Kind Dog Owner: Important Tips You Need To Know

How to Be a Responsible & Kind Dog Owner: Important Tips You Need To Know Dogs are not born bad yet some end up that way. Just like people, much of a [...]

Multigenerational Travel-Taking The Grands to the Beach

Multi-generational travel isn’t for everyone, but we love it!  There are ways to make traveling with a large group easier and I plan on posting about that later – today is strictly [...]

Grandchildren and The Road Less Traveled

A grandfather talks about his grandchildren and the road less traveled. This is a guest post by Craig Waddell. He blogs at One of the great blessings of being a parent [...]

It’s NanaHood’s Birthday (Almost) and We Are Ready to Celebrate!

It’s NanaHood’s Birthday….in August! Time flies when you are having fun or birthdays and NanaHood will have one next month. This blog started in 2009 so we still aren’t in double digits [...]