Articles by teresak

Crazy Bones Cafe

This is a guest post by  Joyce Gillis…Proud Member of the GRANDParent Network! And Blogger at What Happens at Grandmas.  No rattlin’ bones about it! We’re Halloween-crazy over here and mighty proud [...]

Dress Up Your Dog

I’m hosting a Dress Up Your Dog contest and the winner gets a large bag of homemade Bellview Blueberry Bones dog treats. A friend and I make these in my kitchen and [...]

Lilly the Lash-A Character Building Book Series

This is a sponsored post and I was compensated for this review but all thoughts and opinions are entirely my own. What if there were a character-building series of books for children [...]

7 Tips to Teach Your Kids Gratitude

This is a guest post by my new friend Ivy about children and gratitude. I hope you’ll read it and give her some encouraging comments. Teaching your children to say “thank you” [...]

Chico’s Fall Collection

This is a sponsored post. I was given one Chico’s outfit in return for writing this review. All thoughts and opinions are strictly my own!  A few months ago I was lucky [...]

This Hair is for You: Breast Cancer Awareness

Every October I spend a large amount of time thinking and writing about cancer awareness. Of course it’s officially Breast Cancer Awareness month but there are so many different types of cancer [...]

What Do Elvis and I Have in Common? Blue Suede Shoes

This post is sponsored by Jambu shoes, but all thoughts and opinions are my own and I’m telling you, these shoes will make your feet happy and I love happy feet! I [...]

Kentucky Sorghum Festival

Unless you are from the south you may not even know what sorghum is, and that’s a shame. Growing up in southern Kentucky I was raised on sorghum and biscuits (and lots [...]

The Great Goat Adventure

Children never forget things. Many months ago my 4 year old granddaughter mentioned she wanted a baby goat. I told her I would get her one and didn’t think much more about [...]

Friendships and Blessings

My friend Peggy is a great friend and a blessing to our family.. For a long time she lived out in Arizona but she moved back and we are so happy she [...]

Unusual Kentucky Sky

We had a thunderstorm the other night and after the storm the sky was the most unusual Kentucky sky  I think I have ever seen! This was taken off my back porch [...]

5 Must-See Learning Destinations for Solo Travelers

This is a sponsored travel post from  All opinions and thoughts expressed are my own. Though solo travelers choose to set out on independent adventures, they rarely end up going it [...]

For the Love of a Dog

Dog lovers have been paying tribute to their favorite companions lately on social media.  While perusing the pictures of the tiniest Chihuahuas to the largest Great Danes, one theme has remained constant:  [...]

Miss Kay-A Kentucky Lady You Would Love to Know

Not Miss Kay from Duck Dynasty…this is a Kentucky Miss Kay who is just as loved and famous in our area as the Miss Kay from Duck Dynasty is in Louisiana. Why [...]

5 Things to do in Rising Fawn, Georgia

5 Things to do in Rising Fawn, Georgia. Take a girls trip there. I love going places with my girlfriends. Last year we went to Rising Fawn, Georgia and this year we [...]

Nashville Weekend

If you’ve never visited Nashville or spent much time there, you need to visit! I was there for 3 days last week and it was so much fun. My friend, Susan, from [...]

A Rose By Any Other Name

Say my name, Say my name Several years ago, when I taught high school seniors, I was going through my roster for a particular class, checking with students for correct pronunciation of [...]

Five Birthdays

August is a month of Birthdays at NanaHood., turned 7 years old. My son-in-law and I share a birthday on the 13th and my oldest granddaughter’s is just a few days [...]

Hometown Traditions

by Laura Reed, Metcalfe Hornet ever and Champion of Hometown Traditions Last night, our school district hosted the annual “Meet the Hornets” event at our city park. Each year, excited student athletes [...]

NanaHood is Having a Birthday!

NanaHood is having a birthday and we want you to celebrate with us! All this week, August 8th through the 13th we will be having a 20% off sale in our NanaHood [...]