Care Package for the Kid

The college kids have just gotten back in the grind after the holidays. Mine is where it’s cold and dreary so I thought I would brighten her week by sending her a sun-shiny care package. I started sending packages to … Read More

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

High Art in WalMart

I’ll go ahead and say it – it’s colder than a witch’s titty in a brass bra! I read where it’s warmer in Siberia than it is in Tennessee.  That means we need to find things to do inside, like … Read More

Husk Nashville

Husk Holiday Brunch

I had the last bit of Christmas shopping to do and I couldn’t avoid it any longer. I had to go to one of the most traffic congested areas of Nashville, Green Hills!  Before heading into the belly of the … Read More

s Emporium Fayetteville, AR

Fayetteville – A Little Austin In Arkansas

If you want to visit the hippest place in Arkansas, you’ve got to get to Fayetteville.  It’s a cute little college town nestled in the foothills of the Ozark Mountains and, like I said in my previous post, it deserves … Read More

Clinton House Museum, Fayetteville, AR

Billgrimage – Hot Springs and Fayetteville

The first day of the Billgrimage I covered Little Rock and Hope.  Next stop was mine and Bill’s hometown, Hot Springs.  I realize not everyone has a passel of friends and relatives they can stay with so I played the … Read More

Clinton Library Little Rock Arkansas

The Billgrimage – The Library of Bill and Hope

In one of my trip planning internet searches, I came across a reference in Northwest Arkansas that said, “…visited by people on their Billgrimage”.  I had never heard of a “Billgrimage”.  Come to find out, a Billgrimage is a journey … Read More

No-Shame Spaghetti with Two Sauces

It’s the holidays. You just finished giving thanks by carb loading.  Everywhere you turn for the next month will be endulgences galore. To keep from blowing up by the New Year you need to pace yourself.  Here is a recipe … Read More

Silo Sunday Bluegrass Brunch

There is nothing that you can’t cure with a great Sunday brunch. You can help undo whatever you did from the night before and ease yourself into the week ahead. I haven’t been to Silo for a good year. I’m … Read More