Archive for the ‘Grandparents’ Category

Family Weekends Without Technology

Can we go back in time? When there were family weekends without technology? A friend of mine went to a restaurant that doesn’t have Wi-Fi. They have a sign that says, “We [...]

Going In Style Movie Review and Contest

Disclaimer: Prizing is provided by Warner Bros. Pictures but all thoughts, opinions and memories are strictly my own! Going in Style (opens April 7th) is a new movie that all generations will enjoy, [...]

6 Reasons to see “Born In China” this Earth Day

Film Review of Born in China Recently my family and I were able to preview the movie Born in China. Having never seen a Disney Nature film I didn’t know what to expect. [...]

How To Avoid a Tax Audit

How to Avoid a Tax Audit Essential Information Mention a tax audit and most of us will get a sick feeling in our stomach. Audits can be costly and time consuming. I [...]

Top 3 Roller Coasters in Disney World

Disclaimer: I was sponsored in part by Disney Social Media Moms Celebration. They invited me to Disney World and paid a portion of my expenses. All thoughts, opinions and memories are strictly [...]

Best Love Songs for Boomers

I don’t know many popular songs today but sing me a line of a song that was popular “back in the day” and I bet I can finish the song for you! [...]

5 Things Grandparents and Grandkids Will Love About A Disney Cruise

Disclaimer: I was compensated in part by Disney Social Media Moms but all thoughts, opinions and memories are strictly my own! We just got back from a Disney Cruise without our grandkids. [...]

Cool Facts About Valentine’s Day Your Grandchildren Won’t Know

Grandchildren these days are hard to impress but if you know some cool facts about Valentine’s Day that they don’t, you might score some points. For example they probably don’t know that [...]

Disney Cruise: New Friends, New Experiences, New Foods

Disclaimer: I just returned home a cruise aboard the #DisneyWonder and 2 days at #DisneyWorld for #DisneySMMC. Part of this experience was compensated. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are strictly my [...]

Nanas in the News

It’s time for a round-up of Nanas in the News! Check out the links below for articles and videos about fun, silly, and inspiring Nanas and Grandmas in the News! I like her [...]

5 Things I Forgot About Disney

These 5 things I had forgotten about Disney World may motivate you to take your children or grandchildren on a trip they will never forget! When my mother was diagnosed with terminal [...]

Legal Insurance: What Is It and Why You Should Have It

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post. Although I have been compensated to write about ARAG legal insurance, I can assure you all thoughts and opinions here are entirely my own! #sponsored Legal [...]

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 [...]

How Nanas Start The New Year Right

What do Nanas do on New Year’s Eve? If they are very lucky they get to spend it with family and grandkids! If you haven’t visited NanaHood’s Facebook Page and joined in the [...]

Nana-lutions for the New Year

You have heard of  New Year’s resolutions, but have you heard of “nana-lutions”? Over the years I have made, kept and then forgotten countless New Year’s Resolutions and you probably have too. [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]