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Back to School – How Grandparents Can Help

It’s back to school time for our grandchildren and grandparents can be a positive influence when it comes to education. Even if we don’t live close enough to help them with their [...]

Easy, Inexpensive Crafts for Children

Inexpensive crafts can keep your grandchildren busy on a rainy day so before we took our annual family vacation to the beach my daughter went to the local Dollar Tree and purchased [...]

Birthday Celebration Winners!

We are officially closing the Birthday Giveaway, and announcing THREE winners… So our three winners are…. Tammie D, Wendy A, and Ruth.  We’ll be in touch with you three (using the email [...]

Nashville – A City of Many Names

Nashville, Nashvegas, Music City, Smashville: whatever you call it, it is a fun place to visit! What’s in a name? A whole lot of you are the city of Nashville and you [...]

Time to Celebrate Nanahood’s Birthday!

It’s time to celebrate NanaHood’s Birthday and we are so glad you stopped by!   We are so excited to be celebrating Nanahood’s Birthday! It’s been 8 years of blogging and building [...]

August Birthdays Keep Coming

August Birthdays Keep Coming! Wednesday we celebrated our sweet granddaughter’s birthday. Our oldest granddaughter, Abby, just turned 12. She keeps reminding me that next year she will be 13, as if I [...]

Cruising Through Summer With Cars 3 and Alamo

Cruising through summer with Cars 3 and Alamo Not so long ago I attended the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration at Disney World (or #DSMMC) To say it was a blast would [...]

Why Nanas Need Rules

Why Nanas Need Rules According to my friends Leslie and Kay, founders at grandparentslink.com, there are definite rules. Here’s a little secret we’ll let you in on… we’ve been grandparents for quite [...]

Cobalt Restaurant: Great Food and a Wonderful Atmosphere

Cobalt Restaurant in Orange Beach, Alabama, is a great place to dine with family and friends. We ate there recently and I highly recommend it. There were 14 of us and they [...]

How to Be a Responsible & Kind Dog Owner: Important Tips You Need To Know

How to Be a Responsible & Kind Dog Owner: Important Tips You Need To Know Dogs are not born bad yet some end up that way. Just like people, much of a [...]

Meet Miss Kentucky, Molly Matney: Hometown Girl

Meet Miss Kentucky, Molly Matney Those of us who have watched Molly grow up and who know her parents and grandparents, couldn’t be more thrilled to say we know Miss Kentucky! Molly [...]

Paradise Point Revisited

Paradise Point Revisited I liked the outside of Paradise Point so much that I went back to investigate the store and this time it was open. The inside of the store was [...]

Paw Patrol Birthday Party

Paw Patrol Birthday Party The “in” thing with little boys right now is Paw Patrol. I don’t claim to understand it all, but I know my grandson loves it! His 3rd birthday [...]

When You Need A Lawyer

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post and I was compensated. All thoughts and opinions are strictly my own. #ad When You Need A Lawyer A friend dropped by recently to visit and [...]

Friends Who Pick Blueberries With You

Friends Who Pick Blueberries My friend Susan is a food blogger and her husband is a musician. They visited last year and picked blueberries with me and this year when they came [...]

Hanes Father’s Day Giveaway

Disclaimer: I was sent some tee-shirts to review in exchange for this giveaway. The opinions expressed here are my own!  #happyinhanes Hanes Father’s Day Giveaway It’s almost time for Father’s Day and [...]

Picking Blueberries and Thinking About Life

Picking Blueberries Sometimes when I’m picking blueberries I turn the radio up and open up the car doors and rock out but sometimes I just enjoy the silence. It’s good thinking time. [...]

Fashion Friday, Episode 1 – Press on Nails

Martha is back with a new series that we’ll plan to share most every Friday… called Fashion Friday! She LOVES everything Fashion, and she can’t wait to share with you the most [...]

Mother’s Day Craft for Kids at Church

Mother’s Day Craft for Kids at Church Yesterday was Mother’s Day and the kids at church made a very special gift for their moms. They love projects and making something, so craft [...]

A Mother’s Day Tribute Video, Recipes and Craft

We have another video and post from Martha, our ten year old vlogger. She talked about her Grandma, Mema and Mom in today’s Mother’s Day Tribute video. Check it out below: Recipes [...]