Simple & Elegant Country Class with Perfect Plaid Christmas Tree

A simple & elegant country class with perfect plaid Christmas tree is the look for my blog hop contribution. Well, I need to be honest… It’s not my tree. It’s my daughter’s. She did an amazing job on it and I felt like it should be shared. Besides the fact, that mine may not even … Read more

10 Thoughtful Gift Ideas for Christmas or Anytime

I am sharing 10 thoughtful gift ideas for Christmas or anytime today. My hope is to help you give more than just a gift card this time. Now, who doesn’t love a great gift card? Everybody does, but I want to encourage you to include one in one of these gifts that have more meaning … Read more

Guess What? It’s Starting to Look Like Christmas

Guess what? It’s starting to look like Christmas. The temps have finally dipped a little, Christmas shows are blanketing the channels, and all the leaves are falling. BUT, let me just tell you what says Christmas better than anything else… DECORATIONS! Have you ever had that one place that you’ve thought about shopping at, but … Read more

Face Lift Bliss In The Backyard

Face Lift Bliss in The Backyard “Face Lift Bliss” is all about taking some of my old stuff and make it new and fresh again. Whether it’s new cushions and a scrubbing for some of the furniture or a few plants dug up and moved from one place to another for some extra color. Last year … Read more

Sunshine Blogger Award

Sunshine Blogger Award   Just, what is a Sunshine Blogger Award? The Sunshine Blogger Award is an award that a fellow blogger passes on to another blogger who has shown creativity and inspiration to others. The award is for bloggers who bring some sunshine to the blogging world. Nominations are a fantastic opportunity to pour … Read more

The Temple Mount in the Old City is Where Day 7 Started

 The Temple Mount in the Old City is Where Day 7 Started The Temple Mount in the Old City Jerusalem is where day 7 would start. However, I wanted to try something new and be a little more adventurous – public transportation of another kind. Got up and headed out early so I would be … Read more

12 Tell, Tell, Signs Spring has Arrived

12 Signs Spring has Arrived 12 tell, tell signs that mean spring has arrived. When you live in the south there are a few things that mean spring is here, folks. Furthermore, if you live in Arkansas, some more than others on this list are a dead giveaway. Unfortunately, really more deadly than others are … Read more

Fearless Friday featuring The Cabana Boy

This Fearless Friday we are featuring NEW blog content creator: the Cabana Boy! Introducing the newest member to my blog content team: This fearless Friday we are meeting Wayne Welch, aka “Cabana Boy,” (CB) or otherwise know as my husband, which he is not new – almost 23 years of marriage & 27 of hanging … Read more

Who wants to go? Walking Talpiyot, Jerusalem, Israel Day 6

Israel Solo – Day 6 – Chillaxin in Talpiyot   Today would be a great day to take in Talpiyot, Jerusalem. It is an area South of the Old City , but just North of Bethlehem. I decided after such a big day yesterday that I’d take a day to just….be. “Be”ing for me is … Read more

Jerusalem Day 1 – Israel – Day 5 (Pt 3) ~ Redneck Rhapsody

In search of the Church of the Holy Sepulchre   I knew I was close, but just kept ending up on the wrong street, with each wrong turn around every corner was a beautiful surprise and more culture to absorb. I did find the entry to a courtyard area that was through this little doorway … Read more