Entertaining on Dollars!

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Every year, I get so excited with the season of Easter just around the corner.  What it means to me, my faith... it is a very awakening time of year for me.   A time of remembrance...   A time of worship...   A time of praise...   A time of thankfulness...  To wrap it up, it is a time of … [Read more...]

Instagram Pictures

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Okay... I don't know about you guys, but I am hooked on Instagram!  It is just the coolest way to style your pics and share them with family and friends and even complete strangers!  Ha!   You might remember a while back, I wrote about the cool magnets I found via Pinterest and shared them with … [Read more...]

Kale Chips

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Kale What is Kale? I mean I've heard of it, but what exactly is it?  What do you do with Kale??? Here lately Kale Chips have become the new rage.  A healthy substitute for chips.  Crispy, crunchy, delectable Kale Chips. My attention was caught and I had to have some, I had to know more about … [Read more...]

Dog Hair, Dog Hair Everywhere!

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Natalie and I are both dog lovers!  We are each proud owners of labs that started out as our husbands hunting companions but quickly became part of our families.  However, the dog hair that accompanies these companions can leave a person a little flustered!  Natalie even has a coffee mug that … [Read more...]

Baked Tomatoes

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So, who didn't love ketchup as a kid?  I mean, I know I wasn't the only one nicknamed, "ketchup kid"!  And why was it that we would slather anything in ketchup, but wouldn't touch a tomato with a  ten foot pole!  I mean... gross!  What did I even think tomatoes were made of anyways?   I have … [Read more...]

Prayer Books

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Natalie and I are both firm believers in the power of prayer.  We have each had matters which required fervent prayer and watched how marvelous our Saviour can be working through those prayers. Back years ago, the same friend of mine (Heather O'Connor) who enlightened me about the "prayer wall" … [Read more...]

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Hey guys!  Okay, kind of a  boring post, but just wanted to say Happy Friday!  Hope you had an awesome week and are making plans for a great weekend.   Between Alabama and Kentucky, the weather over the past couple of weeks has been cRaZY to say the least.   We have had tornadoes, sunshine, … [Read more...]

Tornado Survival

Growing up deep in the heart of Alabama tornado warnings were something just to expect.  The sound of warning sirens became the norm and something that people began to shrug off....that was until  April 8th, 1998.  That day an EF-5 touched down in the suburbs of Birmingham and stayed on the … [Read more...]

My take on Refined Country…

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 So, I thought I would share my idea of Refined Country...  There is probably a better, maybe even fancier term for what I love when it comes to decorating.  But, if I had to choose a word {or two words}...  It would be refined country.  I like things comfortable.  I like things nice.  I like … [Read more...]