This week we honor…. Liz Carmouche! Louisiana native, Liz is a mixed martial arts fighter competing in the UFC women’s bantamweight division! Carmouche competed in the first ever women’s MMA match in the UFC when she competed against Ronda Rousey for the UFC Women’s Bantamweight Championship at UFC 157. Liz Carmouche is currently the #8-ranked […]

Oh my, we are already into our last week of reading, and what a read it is!! As we move to the end, I know that some of you are going to want to rush through and read book two (although I am hoping to work it into our line up at some point). The […]

First day of summer was June 21st but that doesn’t mean we are completely out of the woods for pesky allergy symptoms! Just today I woke up with horrible itchy eyes and congestion. The pollen was incredibly thick! For those of you out there that suffer from allergies like I do, the commissary is my go-to […]

Okay kids! Its our last week on this fascinating read, and of course, we cannot go out with a boring closing chapter now can we?? Its time to sit down and enjoy one last trick before our time with this book is over. Grab your snack and lets get started!! With the end of the summer […]

Win an autographed basketball from SHAQ!

When I was growing up, I wanted to be tall. Just tall enough to play decent basketball. I never made the height that I dreamed of, but I did get pretty decent in shooting hoops. However, as time moved on, I knew that I was never going to be able to cut it on the professional […]

Velveeta Shells and Cheese… with a twist!!

Summer time is in full swing at my house, and that means really busy days! With two kids, we stay extra busy so to wear them out. After we get our morning chores and work knocked out, then we head off to the pool, where they can swim for several hours (and mom can do some […]

If you are anything like me, I love love LOVE having friends and family over! Especially in the summer, we get the grill rollin, pull out the sprinklers or pool, tiki torches, some music and we  just enjoy each other’s company. Sometimes, we make it potluck style but others, I just invite friends over last […]

The 4th of July, our nations Independence Day is just around the corner! It is usually a day filled with fireworks, good food, smiling faces, celebrations, and a whole lot of red, white and blue! We always do the traditional hamburgers, and hot dogs for our meal with some ice cream for dessert. We follow that up […]

It’s your BIRTHDAY!

Today is a SPECIAL day for the COAST GUARD RESERVE…The Coast Guard Reserve is one of the seven reserve components of the armed forces and is prepared, qualified, managed, and supplied under the direction of the Commandant of the Coast Guard. The Coast Guard Reserve celebrates its anniversary of 76 years of service to America. The United […]

The Richmond Hill Fire Department is hosting a Summer Cook-Off with a BBQ competition and a Cornhole Tournament!! This event is taking place at J. F. Gregory Park at 521 Cedar Street, Richmond Hill. For families traveling from Ft. Stewart, simply exit post on Hwy 144, drive straight into Richmond Hill, and this location will […]