Little Tales: Little People Village Fire Station

It was a great Christmas the year my sister and I received the Fisher Price Little People Village. So many businesses and other treasures, all in one amazing toy! I’ve recounted Clancy’s bachelor pad, our town’s nod to diversity, in an earlier post. Today, how about a little stroll down to the village fire station? […]

Namesake Label from ModCloth

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking through my links. Introducing ModCloth, the online shop’s first-ever namesake label, inspired by you! To create this line of versatile tops, bottoms, cardigans, coats, and beautiful dresses, the folks at ModCloth looked to your feedback to determine all […]

Menu Plan Monday 8-10-2015

Welcome to the back-to-school edition of Menu Plan Monday! Honestly, the menus this week aren’t anything out of the ordinary. They’re taking a backseat to all the activity involved with the beginning of a new school year. I take my oldest three hours away to begin college on Friday. I’ve been busy teaching the 16-year-old […]

Southeast Vacation: The Greenbrier Resort & Bunker

How do you top the most magnificent house in the US? Well, it’s not easy. But we made an attempt. First, let’s head into West Virginia. Wild, wonderful West Virginia, as the slogan goes, through the Allegheny Mountains, and into White Sulphur Springs … … to The Greenbrier Resort. It’s hard to describe The Greenbrier […]

Southeast Vacation: Biltmore Estate

I was so excited to visit Biltmore Estate, one of the highlights our trip had been planned around. I’d heard a lot about it over the years, but had never seen it myself. That was about to change, however! We drove through Asheville’s beautiful mountains to the estate, and then through several miles of roads […]

Menu Plan Monday 8-3-2015

Welcome to menu planning for August! Even though we still have a couple of weeks here until school starts, August always feels like the end of summer to me. Daughter #3 is almost finished with her first band camp. Daughter #1 is making this pile in the dining room — less than two weeks until […]