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The Best Way To Help Your Sibling After They Have Lost Their Spouse

The Best Way To Help Your Sibling After They Have Lost Their Spouse There have been so many times this year when stop in my tracks and think about the fact that my 35-year-old brother became a widower. There is just something so powerful about that word, widow or widower. When you first think aboutContinue Reading “The Best Way To Help Your Sibling After They Have Lost Their Spouse”

Motherhood

Not Having a Daughter When You Thought That You Would

Not Having a Daughter When You Thought That You Would There was a time when I thought I would have a houseful of little women. Four girls. I even picked out names for them. As I grew up I thought that having two of each would be great. Then I started having my own childrenContinue Reading “Not Having a Daughter When You Thought That You Would”

Blogging

10 Things You Will Learn Once You Become A Blogger

  10 Things You Will Learn Once You Become A Blogger I started my first blog way back in 2004, but I really started taking it seriously a few years later and have been blogging on a regular basis ever since. Over the years I have learned so much being a blogger. There is alwaysContinue Reading “10 Things You Will Learn Once You Become A Blogger”

Kid Friendly Fun Travel

Have a Nashville Family Getaway at Opry Mills

This is a sponsored post! Have a Nashville Family Getaway at Opry Mills Is fall break coming up for you guys? Ours is in just a couple of weeks. Fall break is at a nice time for us since my kids start school in August. Having that time off gives us a little break beforeContinue Reading “Have a Nashville Family Getaway at Opry Mills”

Travel

Walking At Long Hunter State Park In Tennessee

Walking At Long Hunter State Park In Tennessee One thing I love to do with my kids is going on a long walk around a lake or other type of trail. Last May we decided to head towards Nashville and walk around the Long Hunter State Park, a 2,600-acre state park in Hermitage, Tennessee, inContinue Reading “Walking At Long Hunter State Park In Tennessee”

Blogging

Why You Need a Target Audience and How To Find It

Why You Need a Target Audience and How To Find It When I first started blogging, I didn’t really think much about sticking to a niche. I knew I would blog about military life, but I also thought I would blog about whatever else came to mind. In some of my earlier years, I wouldContinue Reading “Why You Need a Target Audience and How To Find It”

Motherhood

To My Son Who Is About to Graduate From Elementary School

To My Son, Who Is About to Graduate From Elementary School The year was 1991 and my parents got me a boom box for my elementary school graduation. I remember sitting in the MPR, listening to our Principal speak about how we were off for more adventures. A few months later, I walked around myContinue Reading “To My Son Who Is About to Graduate From Elementary School”