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Exploring Antique Archaeology in Nashville

Antique Archaeology in Nashville, Tenn.
You know the show American Pickers, right? It's a show on History channel that follows the exploratory tales of Mike and Frank, and their junk hunts across America. The pair happens to have a store in downtown Nashville. It's tucked away in a place called Marathon Village (more on that tomorrow!) and boy, oh boy is it cool! Continue Reading

Flashback Friday – theme from a summer place

Building a homemade raft for the creek
It's Flashback Friday — an occasion to revisit some of our finer moments, enjoy tasty treats and recall from whence we came. Here's a look at summer fun with a recipe for good measure. You never know what will appear on Flashback Fridays, but today we're going ... Blame It On the Rain (click to read more about the photo below!). Continue Reading

Winter reading list for the whole family

Winter reading list for the whole family. Great for homeschoolers, too!
Winter reading list for the entire family! Continue Reading

Love Notes – {Day 8} Pray for South Dakota

South Dakota landscape
12 hours of rain 48 hours of blinding blizzard 60-70 mph winds An early snowstorm, but worse by all accounts than the worst storms in recent memory. Cattle grazing on grasslands — like those above, did what instinct told them to do in a storm — head down into the low areas between the hills, away from the driving rain and blustery wind. But it rained and rained and soaked them through. And then the snow came — up to four feet in some areas. Most cows would not yet have grown a ... Continue Reading

Love Notes – {Day 5} Home-bound hearts

Home is where your heart ... and truth ... is. {31 days of Love Notes}
These home boys have been laughing, screeching, racing and playing with reckless abandon for at least three hours. They are cousins, yes, but they are friends, also — tightly bound by an affection for unbridled adventure. This summer they traveled to distant lands ... spotted their first grizzly, conquered Yellowstone National Park and watched an eruption ... together. But home is where the heart is, and whether your home is good, bad, ugly or just plain fantastic, it shapes who you ... Continue Reading

Going Innside

Old Faithful Inn fireplace
This iconic inn was a must-see on our June trip to Yellowstone National Park. The Old Faithful Inn was a sight to behold ... and so were the crowds of people. It was a busy, bustling place in the middle of wilderness. We didn't stay here but made a point to take a look inside. We watched the Old Faithful geyser erupt, took a quick tour of the inn's lobby, gazed wonderingly at a buffalo grazing near the sidewalk, and then departed for less frequented and greener pastures areas. I guess this ... Continue Reading