Best Beaches

When I think of summer, one of the first things that comes to mind is the beach. Lying out on the sand, going swimming with my friends, or having a bonfire. The possibilities of what you can do on the beach are endless. Here are just a few of the fabulous places you can go and […]

Edible Book Festival 2015!

It is one of my favorite times of the year! The Edible Book Festival is coming up on April 3rd from 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Now what is the Edible Book Festival, you may ask? The first time that I heard about the Edible Book Festival, I will honestly admit I was a little […]

Take a Trip to Ireland!

It is Saint Patrick’s Day! As such, it bring to mind many things including clovers, the color green, and, of course, Ireland! In honor of Saint Patrick’s Day, we’re going to take an armchair trip to Ireland.   The Palace of the Boyne The Bru na Boinne, also known as the Boyne Palace or the […]

Australia Day!

January 26th is quickly approaching. Do you know what that means? Australia Day! Okay, maybe you didn’t know that, but it is celebrated each year to mark the arrival of the First Fleet of British Ships in 1788. In celebration, we will be virtually travelling to sites around Australia!   Port Jackson Port Jackson is […]

Simply Snack Time!

The holidays are quickly approaching and with that comes, at least for me, the feeling that I just don’t have enough time. In the age of social media, I constantly see people posting all these pictures of amazing snack foods that they are taking to various get-togethers. I see intricately decorated cookies and perfectly designed […]

Veteran’s Day

Today we observe Veteran’s Day. Today is the day that we take time to thank all of the men and women who have sacrificed their time, their energy, and ultimately, for many, their lives. They have spent time training to prepare for wars to defend our freedom. Today we recognize their sacrifice. As the daughter […]

Good Food Fast!

  Have you ever reached dinner time and wished that there was a good home-cooked meal there, but you just know that you don’t have time to make it? I know that I have. When I first learned how to cook, I assumed that meals took forever to make, so it must be easier to […]

Fall Into Fall

As we leave summer behind and move into the great beauty that is autumn, there are so many things that I think of when fall arrives. One of the most prominent is walking outside and observing the beauty that is around us as the leaves change color. I went to school at the University of […]

Traveling From Your Armchair

I don’t know about you, but I love to travel. I have an entire list of places that I know that I want to visit someday. Australia. Paris. New Zealand. Germany. So many places to visit. However, there are certain things seem to like to get in the way of getting the chance to go to some […]

Did You Hear That?

How many of you have ever seen a drum and bugle corps perform? The intricate movements. The beautiful music. It is an amazing sight to see and hear. One of the most well-known organizations for drum and bugle corps is Drum Corps International (DCI). During the summer all across America, people are flocking to hear […]

Can someone else make dinner?

Can someone else make dinner? Please? I don’t know about you, but I’ve asked myself that question so many times! Most of the time, I still have to make dinner and the next best thing to having someone else make dinner is having something that can be quickly and easily assembled so that I don’t […]

Fun Summer Day Trips

Try Eureka Springs, Cawker City or Abilene this summer for something different.