iSpy #8

Happy Saturday everyone! Welcome back to another fun iSpy photo challenge! This week when thinking about the prompts were you thinking outside the box or did you go with what is easy? I know I often don’t have time to really get out and find the perfect most creative shot. I try to at least …

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Memories of the Month {2.2021}

This month I was happy about: Just still loving being able to work from home the majority of the time. I know this will end in the coming months, so I’m relishing in it while I can. This month I was sad about: This month has been pretty stressful. My anxiety has been probably as …

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Starting a Food Business From Home

Finding you have a flair for whipping up delectable dishes and mouth-watering treats in the kitchen is a life skill that will serve you well as a hobby and a gift to your family. It’s also a passion that can become a new income stream. Before turning this hobby into a business from home, make …

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What’s Up Wednesday ~ February 2021

It’s once a gain rolling down to the end of another month! The older I get the more time flies…That’s kinda scary! Today I’m linking up with Shay and Sheaffer for What’s Up Wednesday. What We’re Eating I found more steaks in the back of the freezer earlier this month and since it was cold …

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Simple Steps Towards Switching to a Vegan Diet

Veganism is on the rise and increasing numbers of people are deciding to try veganism out themselves. Now this can feel like a daunting or intimidating step, but switching to vegan now is much easier than it may have been in the past, thanks to increasing demand for vegan products. Vegan basics are more widely …

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Weekend in North Alabama

I’ve been sharing with you the little adventure Rob and I had up to North Alabama. I wanted to pull it all together in one place and include some other details of the trip. Oneonta Friday night, we stopped in Oneonta because I had been looking for places to eat. Swamptails looked right up our …

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Week 7 [2021]

Hey ya’ll! Last week I mentioned I was thinking of renaming my “The Weekly” posts. I had thought about calling them “Life Lately” or something like that. But for now I think I’m just going to use the Week # and the year. Simple and to the point. And who knows I may end up …

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iSpy #7

Progress This is going to be the new Rane Culinary Science Center that is being built catty corner to the building where I work on campus. Sign Picture of a Picture – Here’s a pic of my Granddad that is in the original frame, which hangs in my office. Selfie Photographer’s Choice I had to …

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Tips for Making Sure You Eat Breakfast

Did you know about a third of people skip breakfast most days? Often meany folks that do eat breakfast eat something quick and on the go and probably not that healthy. Breakfast is the most important meal of the day or so they say. If you think about it, you’ve just ‘fasted’ for seven to …

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Natural Bridge Park – Alabama

Here we are again for another Travel Tuesday post! We’re continuing to explore a little bit of North Alabama with some time in Huntsville and Cullman. For this post we ventured out to Natural Bridge Park which is about an hour drive from Cullman. County Rd 314 Natural Bridge, AL The Natural Bridge formation, which …

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The Weekly [1.25-2.14.2021]

I’ve really done a bad job of keeping up with my ‘the weekly’ posts lately. I’m thinking about changing what they’re called because they’ve kind of morphed from what these posts are supposed to be. Plus when I went to start this post, I thought I was a week behind. Turns out, I’m 3 weeks …

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6 Things You Will Love About Kentucky

Although it is among the country’s oldest states, most people still see Kentucky as a place with little to offer. While a large portion of this thinking comes from the Kentucky people’s conservative nature, it serves as half of the truth. Like other destinations, the bluegrass state offers compelling reasons to schedule a visit. This …

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iSpy #6

Messy My desk at home, which has gotten all too messy. It’s kind of starting to drive me crazy. Writing I decided to pull out an old journal that I have of my Grandmother’s. I may have to spend some time and reread it. Glass I had some different ideas for glass and ended up …

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5 Ways to Liven Up Your Morning Coffee

There are few things more enjoyable in life than a morning cup of coffee. Waking up while the world is still asleep and sitting in peace with a hot mug of your favorite blend. Perhaps while reading a good book or browsing the news headlines. It sets you up perfectly for the day and makes …

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Ave Maria Grotto in Cullman, AL

Today I’m continuing on with another old travel post. After leaving Huntsville we needed to head home, but wanted to make the most of our day. We drove over to Cullman, AL, which is about an hour south of Huntsville. We have been to Cullman several times, but have never stopped to see the Ave …

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iSpy #5

Hey yall! How was your week? I’m curious how many of you work on this through out the week or how many of you like me end up doing it last minutes? If life were back to normal and I was out and about more I think it would be easier to do it through …

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Memories of the Month {1.2021}

This month I was happy about: good medical news. This month I was sad about: family members getting COVID. Here’s my rating system for entertainment: ♥ ♥ = Love it! A must read/see! ♥ = Really good! Highly recommend. ✓ ✓ = Good, not great ✓ = Not much to talk about X = Awful. …

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Currently – February 2021

/loving/ I had to send some stuff back that I got for Christmas and while looking at these to get to replace them, I found this super cute shirt. It’s really soft and comfy. I want it in all the colors and varieties. Womens Vneck Casual Comfort Cotton Blouses /reading/ I got a book called …

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Sentence a Day – January 2021

This last year several of my blogging buddies have been doing a post called Sentence a Day where you write down a sentence to sum up your day. Now I love how Leslie from Once Upon a Time and Happily Ever After says “one run-on sentence a day.” If only I had known we could …

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How to Improve Your Cooking Skills

If you want to do something positive for your health or simply enjoy better food each day, you need to work on your cooking skills. Takeout food and restaurants don’t usually lead to a healthy diet, and they cost a lot more than cooking healthy food in your own kitchen. So now is the perfect …

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