Blue Ridge Mountain Adventures

The Virginia Creeper Trail I've been "chomping at the bit" to experience the Creeper Trail ever since I learned about it several years ago.¬† I finally got the opportunity, recently, when my husband and I went on a little adventure in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. Our experience began in Damascus, Virginia, where we … Continue reading Blue Ridge Mountain Adventures

Police Officer Birthday Party

This police officer birthday party was a fun way to celebrate a special Birthday Boy while also teaching kids about true super heroes! The Decorations Many party supply stores offer police party decorations, including adorable cardboard police cars that are super easy to assemble. The flashing blue light, purchased at Oriental Trading Company, was a … Continue reading Police Officer Birthday Party

Simple Things Matter

Most of us tend to measure life's journey in milestones - weddings, births, graduations, job promotions, retirements. We invest a great deal of time and planning¬†into celebrating these things, as it should be, for they are, indeed, joyous occasions. There are, however, many ordinary days in between those special occasions. Sometimes, if we aren't careful, … Continue reading Simple Things Matter

June Bugs Under Beautiful Skies

June is such a beautiful time of year in Kentucky. Marshmallow clouds float against a crystal blue sky, swirling and dancing ever so gently. The season is filled with lots of fun outdoor activities, but the long days also provide adequate time to just relax and take in the sensational sights and sounds of summertime. … Continue reading June Bugs Under Beautiful Skies