Articles by teresak

5 Thing I Wish I Had Known About Blogging.

When I started blogging almost 5 years ago I didn’t realize how much I didn’t know about what it takes to create and maintain a blog. I had been fortunate enough to [...]

Turn Out the Lights!

I went to pick my granddaughter up Monday morning and when I turned on the light in her room she took one look at me and then…. This is a blog hop. [...]

Deep Roots

Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful. But his delight is [...]

Taking Grandchildren to the Movies

Taking grandchildren to the movies can be a fun (if expensive) experience. My oldest granddaughter is 8 years old and for a week or so she has been asking me to take [...]

Stories from my grandparent-Book Review

One of the best things about the blogging world is meeting nice people with similar interests.  I can’t remember exactly when Susan Adcox and I met, but we have known each other [...]

How to Make a Great Pie Better

If you visit NanaHood often you know I love desserts. I’m one of those people who can skip the main meal and go straight to the sweet stuff! With Easter just around [...]

The Big Blue Nation

Basketball rules at our house and we are big, big University of Kentucky fans. If you live in a cave or don’t like basketball you might not know that our Wildcats just [...]

30 Years and 20 Pounds Ago

Spring has finally arrived here in Kentucky. With warmer weather comes the urge to travel and to shop. It was my husband’s birthday so I had the perfect excuse for a short [...]

Squid Heads

My daughter took her daughter and her niece to the mall last weekend. They had a lot of fun. This is my favorite picture of them. Two little squid heads!

Win a Colonoscopy (No Joke)

There are tons of contests every day that you might be tempted to enter. They offer everything from cruises to cash for prizes. However, there’s one contest that stands out as being [...]

Sam the Dog

I went for a walk on our farm Sunday and Sam followed along. He is usually camera shy (seriously, he runs from a camera). So I was surprised when he let me [...]

5 Best Things About Grandparents

This post was written by my new cyber friend and super cool blogger, Monica. Monica is from Hawaii and blogs at  www.thegrommom.com. Grandparents are amazing. No one can argue with that. I am [...]

My Girls

This is a picture of all my girls….my daughter and my 3 granddaughters, You probably noticed that my daughter is expecting. This baby will be our first grandson! Can’t wait until June [...]

We Want To Be Remembered

This is a guest post by Serene from Australia. Please read her bio below and visit her blog! Every week, one of the things my little ones look forward to is to [...]

Taking Care of Family Photos

Disclaimer: I have not been paid  or received any compensation to write this article. These thoughts and opinions are entirely my own. If you are like me you have tons of photos [...]

9 Nanas Who Make A Difference

If you have never heard of the 9 Nanas from Tennessee who make happiness happen you aren’t alone. I live in Kentucky but had never heard of them until I read the [...]

Minnie Mouse Birthday

March is a big birthday month for my family. The first one was this weekend. Granddaughter number 2 turned 2. All 3 of my precious girl were at the party. What a [...]

Medical Advice About Insomnia

I am very fortunate in that I don’t have problems with insomnia very often, but I have a lot of friends who do. I asked my good friend and doctor if he [...]

A Tribute to Grandmothers Through Photography

I saw these photos and fell in love with them. Have you had professional pictures made with your grands? Disclaimer: This is a guest post, not an advertisement and I have not [...]

Grandparents Who Aren’t Allowed To See Their Grandchildren

This is a guest post by Jane Jackson. Thank you Jane for your article and for what you do to help other grandparents in similar situations. June 8th 2000 was an amazing [...]