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5 Tips from Toddlers For A Healthier You

Eating Habits When my brother and I were growing up my mom fed us 3 meals a day. Each of those meals always included bread (she made homemade biscuits every day) and [...]

Win a Trip to Disney!

If you have kids or grandkids then you know how much time is invested in chauffeuring them from one place to the next. It seems like some days it’s especially hard to [...]

Winter Birthday Parties

If your grandchildren were born in the summer or early fall, they probably have their birthday parties outdoors. Children with winter birthdays can celebrate outdoors as well if they live in the [...]

My Wish For You-Peace

Peace Years ago we used to make fun of beauty contestants who when asked what they wanted to see in the future they smiled and said, “World peace.” I’m starting to think [...]

What You May Not Know About Rudolph and Reindeers

I thought I knew about Rudolph. I mean after all, I’ve been singing Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer every year since before kindergarten! Today I learned a few things Rudolph and about reindeer [...]

What’s New at Nanas? The New Nintendo 3DS XL

This is a NanaHood review. I’ve been given this product to review but all thoughts and opinions are my own! Do Nanas play Nintendo? Of course they do! Especially when it’s with [...]

The Real Gifts your Parents or Grandparents Want for Christmas

Real Gifts Each of us carry around secret things in our hearts that we want for Christmas but may not write down on a list. Mainly because these things can’t be purchased [...]

Fun Games for Families

This is a sponsored post and giveaway from Blue Mountain Cards. All thoughts and opinions are strictly my own. Most kids just love to play games. My friends at Blue Mountain Cards [...]

A Christmas Craft

A Christmas Craft Every Christmas when we hang the ornaments on the tree it’s like walking down memory lane. When you have been married 36 years you’ve collected a lot or ornaments [...]

Be The Good

Be The Good Yesterday I was in a parking lot of a big discount department store and I was looking for a parking space. I’m one of those people who love to [...]

A Lesson From My Grandbaby and da Vinci

Hi folks! This week’s inspiration comes from a rare special visitor, my fifteen-month-old granddaughter Blakely Faye, and yes, Leonardo da Vinci. At our large Thanksgiving table filled with family and friends, each [...]

He Gets By With A Little Help From His Hanes

This is a product review and I have been compensated. All thoughts, opinions and smells (read to find out more) are strictly my own! Thanks for reading and visiting NanaHood.com Hanes FreshIQ [...]

Thanksgiving and The Cousins

This Thanksgiving was special for many reasons but mainly because my cousins from North Carolina and Florida came to visit. They arrived throughout the week and my house was crazy noisy, but [...]

Want Clean Air In Your Home? Get a Venta Airwasher

This is a sponsored post. I was given a Venta Airwasher to review in exchange for my honest opinion. What follows is entirely my own thoughts. When my brother and I were [...]

Dreams, Desires, and a Bucket List

This is a guest post by Leslie Zinberg.  Leslie is co-founder Grandparentslink.com  Leslie is a member of the GRANDparent Network. I really do not think I had a bucket list per se, [...]

Kids and Crafts

I am not a crafty person but I admire people who are. Even people like me who can’t think of their own crafts can use Pinterest and come up with ideas. Every [...]

Two Baby Dolls and Two Little Girls

This is a sponsored post and I received the product to review. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  This is the story of two baby dolls and two little girls. The [...]

What Moms Want From Grandparents – Guest Post

This is a guest post by my friend Donne Davis from GaGa Sisterhood. Please check out her wonderful blog here. Donne is a proud member of the GRANDParent Network.  As I was [...]

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 [...]