Articles by teresak

Grandchildren-Do They Really Need Another Toy?

Christmas is a thing of the past and Valentine’s Day is right around the corner.  Before you purchase your grandchild a teddy bear and a box of chocolates, take a moment to [...]

Bahia Honda and the Keys

For those of you who live where it’s cold and snowy, I apologize for this picture. I really am sorry for you, but I am very happy to get a reprieve from [...]

Should Have, Would Have, Could Have-Missed Opportunities

I’ve had some Should Have, Would Have, Could Have moments over the years. How about you? I don’t dwell on them, but they exist. They are scattered along the highway of my [...]

Granddaughter Dance Party

I don’t know that I have ever used a video for my weekly blog hop but today there is a very good reason why I am breaking my weekly routine of sharing [...]

Wish Upon A Star

We put the Christmas tree back up in the attic but somehow the star got left downstairs. I think it’s safe to say, “a star is born.” Hope 2015 is going well [...]

Grandparents, Grandchildren and Fire Safety

Sad things happen in the world every day but when they happen during the holidays it seems even more tragic. By now you have probably heard of the tragic house fire in [...]

Pool Shark and a King

This time of year it’s time to say goodbye to 2014 and get ready to welcome in 2015.  Thank you, NanaHood friends, for stopping by and linking up with me this year. [...]

5 New Year’s Resolutions You Probably Shouldn’t Make and 1 You Should

It’s that time of the year again when we must say goodbye to the old year and ready ourselves for the new. Come New Year’s Eve most of us make resolutions that [...]

What’s Santa Paws Bringing You?

Bo says, “Merry Christmas” and please Santa Paws, bring me some doggie treats! I’ve been a really good boy this year. Well, except for the time I ate the television remote….and the [...]

The Gift Of An Orange

After my Sunday afternoon nap I usually go in search of a snack. Today I chose an orange and as I sat down on the couch in front of my Christmas tree, [...]

7 Tips For Surving the Holidays When The Kids (or Grandkids) Are Sick

When my children were small I could always count on one thing; if they were going to be sick it would be on the weekend or a holiday. I called it Murphy’s [...]

Sisters of the Heart


Mac and Cheese…Please!

 “I have been compensated as part of a social campaign for Stouffer’s with The Motherhood. The opinions are completely my own.” It’s December. What does that mean at your house? Probably the [...]

These Boots Were Made for BAM

I received a gift code to review the product. Regardless, I only recommend products or services that I believe are good for my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with [...]

A Gift Idea For The Women In Your Life

I am participating in a Vibrant Influencer Network campaign for L’Oreal Age Perfect. I am receiving a fee for posting; however, the opinions expressed in this post are my own. I am [...]

Santa Baby

I captured some photos of one of my grandsons wearing a Santa hat and wanted to share them with you. The hat was much too large and kept falling down over his [...]

8 Things you don’t know about BAM and Spam

If you live in the south you have probably been served Spam. Whether or not you were brave enough (or foolish enough) to eat it, is another matter. BAM, on the other [...]


The husband broke his finger and had surgery recently, not once, but twice.  During the first surgery they put a pin and a screw in his ring finger, bandaged him up and [...]

Thanksgiving Celebration

We had a Thanksgiving celebration at our church and it was wonderful. The children made some of the decorations. They were super cute and easy to make. These are nothing but a [...]

Heart of Haiti and Holiday Table Decorations

“I am a  member of the Everywhere Society and they provided me with this product for review. All thoughts and opinions expressed are my own.” Have you heard about Macy’s Heart of [...]