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5 Hiking Tips for Families {& Giveaway}

This post is sponsored by Northside shoes, all opinions are my own.  Living close to a National Park has so many benefits for our family.  We get to enjoy unspoiled nature, great views, wonderful rivers and amazing hiking.  How thankful I am that here in America we are blessed with 59 National parks and hundreds… Read More »

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Painting Tips

In my family I have become the painter.  I have painting skills after years and years of practice and endless projects.  I also have a love/hate relationship with it.  If I can get in the painting zone I really enjoy it and it is relaxing.  But then sometimes the project gets long and I start… Read More »

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IKEA shopping tips

Over the years of scrolling through home decor ideas on pinterest I have seen countless references to the wonderful home decor items you can find for great prices at IKEA.  We are not blessed to have IKEA here in East Tennessee, but straight down the highway the great city of Atlanta has this wonderful big… Read More »

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5 Ways to Enjoy Dollywood At Christmas

We were guests of Dollywood, but all opinions are my own.There is truly nothing like experiencing Dollywood’s Smoky Mountain Christmas.  If you are needing a little Christmas spirit a trip to Dollywood will do the trick, because Christmas at Dollywood is magical.  The lights, the shows, the food, the music, the faith.  It has it… Read More »

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First Week College Essentials

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BTSwithHP #CollectiveBiasThe end of this month I will have a college student headed out of town to attend school.  I have never experienced this before, so I am feeling a little overwhelmed.  What will she need while she… Read More »