Summer Solstice

Summer Solstice

History : , also known as midsummer, occurs when one of the Earth's poles has its maximum tilt toward the Sun. It happens twice yearly, once in each hemisphere (Northern and Southern). For that hemisphere, the summer solstice is when the Sun reaches its highest positionin the sky and is the day with the longest period of daylight. Within the Arctic [...]

Linky Party

Linky Party

Have you heard about Linky Parties ? more information here This Wednesday I kick off the Party with School out for the Summer Fun ! Make sure you drop your link in and share your Blog Post !!! Link Your Blog Post Here :

Tuesday * In the Garden

Welcome to Tuesday !  It's Raining today in South Louisiana . Maybe it will cool the temperatures and water my small container garden. I bought plants this year from Farmer market so I had better luck this year. If it can hold dirt and plants I plant in it. I have already had tomatoes & cucumber  [...]

Sweet Tea * Recipe & a Book

Happy Monday * July 2th ! Today I am post about a Southern  Tradition :  Ice Tea If you want it - Sweetened or Not ? Flavored or Not ? Its's perfect in these hot days of Summer. With July being Ice Tea month -Let's Cool off with a glass :   Ingredients: 3 family [...]

National Sun glass Day

Let's Get your Sunglasses Out !! It's National Sun glass day *  Today I am sharing a little history about them you might not know * So get your favorite pair out & wear them on the Sunny Wednesday - Lisa  History :  While even in prehistoric time Inuit peoples wore flattened walrus ivory glasses to [...]

Summer time * Flip Flops Fun

Last year, Americans spent $2.6 billion on arguably the most popular shoe of summertime – the flip-flop. And I  missed celebrating  Yesterday was national Flip Flop Day but wanted to honor a  Summer time favorite this Saturday in June.  So put your flip flop on and enjoy!!! Do you have a favorite pair? Favorite Company [...]

Summer Fun * Pool Safety

With June comes Hot weather ! And the kids are drawn to the pool - This weekend  the temperature will be in the 90's and everyone will be in the pool. Swimming and having fun. but accidents happen.  So today is a perfect time to go over the basic safety rules. - Need help Red Cross [...]

National Nail Polish Day *

Happy June 1st  & It's  Friday !!! Today is National Nail Polish Day !! Now that it's Summer time we can add in our toes in to match are do you ? Was  invented by beloved and behemoth nail care company essie. The brand has declared Jun. 1 as the first-ever National Nail Polish Day. Because [...]

School Out for Summer

School Out for Summer

Happy Friday !    After a busy week it's time to celebrate the Beginning of Summer.  School is officially over in Louisiana and looking for another busy & hot Summer. Do you have Summer Plans ? We will be getting ready to send my son on to college. College Orientation ,shopping & move in date [...]

Grilling Season * Sweet Potatoes on the grill

Good Morning Thursday  Foodies !! May is Barbecue Month ! And if you read my post we are big  Barbecue /Grilling fans here. My hubby does it year round in Louisiana  and always a hit. But Today : How about some side - Grilled Sweet Potatoes :   Pre Cook  Cleaned  Sweet potatoes until tender in [...]