College Move in day!!

After moving two of our sons to college, moving our third son into the dorm was a BREEZE!!  I won’t lie, having a University that really knows what it’s doing on moving day is the KEY!! Thankfully, our son is a no frills, low maintenance kind of guy so we only needed one car to […]

See you next week!!

So many activities going on at our house right now….I’m taking the week off!  Here are just a few things happening around here!! Our second son and his beautiful bride were married last Sunday…. We learned that we were going to be GRANDPARENTS!!! Our oldest son and wife are expecting!!! and we’re getting this guy […]

Life Hack- Car Edition

Have you ever driven someone else’s car and you need to fill up with gas??  Funny, I’ve done that a few times, and I simply stop right before I get to the gas pump and have to get out of my car to check which side the gas cap is on!! It’s embarrassing and wastes […]

Field Trip To Trader Joes!

After a long and hot tennis practice, I decided to take my daughter out for a nice girlie lunch at one of her favorite restaurants- Potbelly!!  She ordered her usual sandwich and an Oreo Shake of course!  I had my usual too, the Mushroom melt and added avocado!!  Woo hoo!! Because I needed some groceries […]

10 things to bring someone in the hospital other than flowers or balloons!

One of my relatives was recently in the hospital, and I was trying to figure out what to bring to cheer him up!  Flowers are nice to bring, but allergies from the pollen could make them sneeze.  Balloons are a great option too, but often they already have a few in their room from others! […]

When you can’t get back to sleep!!

How many times have you awakened in the night and can’t fall back to sleep??  You’ve got a big day ahead and you need to get some rest, yet you’re wide awake at crack of midnight.  What do you do?? Maybe one of these suggestions will help you get back to sleep!! Don’t get out […]

Spring Favorites 2017!

Although it feels like Summer, it’s not quite Summer on the calendar!!  Today I have rounded up a few of my favorites from Spring to share with you!  I’m featuring a little bit of this and a little bit of that! Up Country Dog Collars  –  I absolutely adore these collars!!  They are great quality […]

How to choose a ripe watermelon

Summer is almost here, and one thing I’m really look forward to is WATERMELON! I’m starting to see them in the grocery stores, and I always want to buy the biggest one so we can enjoy it all!  I sure don’t want to be disappointed when I bring it home only to find that it’s […]

Things I like about being the parent of teens!

I can leave the house without taking them with me! They are so capable of pitching in to help!  Cleaning, cooking, running errands. Although it’s sometimes hard, you can watch them grow and mature emotionally, physically and spiritually. They are little techies and can help me with my computer or phone! I can keep up […]

Spring Break 2017- Kiawah Island, South Carolina Part 3 of 3

Well, this is part 3 of our Spring Break adventure- WELCOME BACK!! THE PLANTATION Toward the end of the trip, we visited a plantation (Magnolia Plantation & Gardens) which was just outside of Charleston.  The home you see was not the original home on the property- there were 2 previous homes that had been burned […]