Articles by teresak

Moves Like Jagger

Last week we celebrated my granddaughter’s 2nd birthday. A good time was had by all, especially the birthday girl! The video is only 12 seconds long and is worth watching. She’s got [...]

What is SoFabU?

 I am writing this post in exchange for a discounted conference ticket; however, all opinions are mine and mine alone. SoFabU on the Road is a unique event that allows influencers to take advantage of educational opportunities that will help set [...]

Locked Outside By A Three Year Old

Many years ago I was working at a grocery store in town when I received a phone call from the lady who was our baby-sitter. Our daughter, Rachel, was four years old [...]

Blueberry Pie At Nanas House

We live in southern Kentucky and have a blueberry farm. The farm is called Bellview Blueberry Farm and the land has been in our family for generations. I love blueberries and collect [...]

What Name Will Your Grandchild Call You?

When you learn you are going to be a grandparent one of the first things you may wonder about (after you get over feeling old) is what name will your grandchild call [...]

Reality Television Opportunity

This is the second time in two years I have received an email from a casting agent inviting my family to audition for a reality television show about multi-generational families living under [...]

6 Facts I Want My Granddaughters To Know About Cinderella

In 1965  Lesley Ann Warren co-starred with Stuart Damon in the made for television version of Cinderella. I was 9 years old and I was enthralled. It didn’t matter that we didn’t [...]


One of the best things about keeping my grandchildren is watching the cousins become best friends. Are you close to your cousins? Are your children or grandchildren close to theirs? Leave me [...]

Gaga for Goo Goo Clusters

If you have never eaten a Goo Goo Cluster you don’t know what you are missing.  They are made with milk chocolate, caramel, marshmallow nougat, and fresh roasted peanuts. They originated in Nashville, [...]

Bea’s Bibs

Disclosure of Material Connection: This is a “sponsored post.” The company who sponsored it compensated me via a cash payment, gift, or something else of value to write it. Regardless, I only [...]

Never Too Old

When I arrived home from the BAM Conference my husband asked me to tell him how it went. My reply was, “If I started right now and talked non-stop for 24 hours [...]

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

If you are thinking about going to the movies this weekend (or anytime soon) I have a recommendation for you. THE SECOND BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL is the expansionist dream of Sonny [...]

Marie Osmond is GRAND

I love the television show Dancing With The Stars and rooted for Marie Osmond when she was a contestant. Yes, I’m a fan of hers and so when I saw the cover [...]

Unexpected Pregnancy-Unexpected Blessing

This is a guest post by Danielle Miller. It’s hard to describe how I felt as I saw my grandson being born on March 16, 2012. In fact, I can’t articulate it; [...]

The Phone Call You Don’t Want: Premature Babies

This guest post was written by Rena McDaniel who blogs about being a Alzheimers caregiver for her mother and is a new grandmother of twins. Rena is a 24/7 Alzheimer Caregiver, RA patient, [...]

Dogs Are Family

We are dog lovers and have an interesting collection of canines. Some have pedigrees and several came from the local shelter. My boys found one (someone had moved and left it chained) [...]

Empty Nest Grandmother

This is a guest post by Doreen McGettigan is a freelance journalist, blogger, content writer, ghostwriter and an author. She works part-time as a caregiver for the elderly, most of who are [...]

Have You Had A Winter Adventure?

Let me state that I am not a fan of winter. Snow and cold weather have no appeal to me. Oh they did, once, a very long time ago. All the neighborhood [...]

Snow Day

Southern Kentucky finally got some snow and my daughter and granddaughter couldn’t wait to get outside. She reminds me a little bit of Ralphie in A Christmas Story in this picture; so [...]

Twins! Grandchildren in N.I.C.U.

This is Part 1 of a 2 part guest post by Rena McDaniel. Rena blogs at Diary of an Alzheimers Caregiver. Rena is a 24/7 Alzheimer Caregiver, RA patient, Writer, Blogger, Wife, Mom, [...]