A Few Things on Friday the 13th

This morning when I was having my quiet time I realized it is Friday the 13th. Which of course took me back to my high school days in the late 1980s and made me think of all the horror/slasher films that I watched {and by watched I mean held my hands above my eyes as I screamed and jumped in the theater}. And that made me think about the time we took our senior adults from Georgia on a trip to the Smoky Mountains and they wanted to do Ripley's Haunted House in Gatlinburg.  Y'all, I literally ... [Read More]

For Your Weekend

The big news this week is I got my hair cut and colored. Isn't it amazing how a great cut and color can make you feel so much better. Just like my clothes were adding extra stress in my day, so was my hair. I actually spent some time looking for the best style for my face shape. As this article on YouBeauty says, "While a great hairstyle can lift years off your look and make you feel completely reinvigorated, few realize that it’s your face shape that is truly at play. As the foundation for any ... [Read More]

#MustRead 31 Days Series 31 Days of Football

You knew it was coming, right?  I mean really ... it was too tempting for me to pass up ... This series at A Simple String of Pearls is awesome ... recipes, crafts, games, and general pigskin fun!  I mean, if she were an Auburn fan, this would be the perfect 31 days series!! It's been a fun month, huh?  Thanks for joining me and I hope you found a new blog or two you enjoy! ... [Read More]

#MustRead 31 Days Series Slow Cooking

I'm all about the crock pot.  And the bread machine.  And basically anything that makes a yummy meal with very little effort on my part.  :) So, of course when I saw this, I was all in! I love this series on Elephant Grace ... 31 Days of Slow Cooker Deliciousness. Seriously, y'all, sign. me. up. I love especially that she has main dishes, side dishes, and desserts.  I have a new Pinterest board for slow cooking since I have so many new recipes to try!   ... [Read More]