Old Churches of Cades Cove The suggested blog topic of the Ultimate Blog Challenge today is to share some photographs of your hometown, wildlife, scenery or scenes of your workplace just for a few examples. I’d love to show a behind the scenes of our shop but I can’t find photos that tell a story, I’ll save that for another day.  Since today is Palm Sunday I thought I would share some photos I took of some old churches in Cades Cove located in the Great Smoky Mountains of

Palm Sunday is April 9, 2017   Palm Sunday is the day when Christians celebrate the entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem, the week before his death and resurrection. Palm Sunday is often called “Passion Sunday” is the last Sunday of Lent and it marks the beginning of Holy Week, which ends on Easter Sunday. This year  Palm Sunday is April 9, 2017.     Palm branches, which are recognized for peace and victory are handed out to the parishioners before Mass and are then Blessed at the beginning of

NEVER KNOW WHO READS YOUR BLOG Once again I’m participating in the Ultimate Blog Challenge for the month of April.  It’s exciting to come up with daily blog topics and you never know who reads your blog. I shocked when I received an email this morning regarding a blog I wrote a few months back. Every morning, the UBC host, Paul B. sends out an email with a suggestion for the day. Some times I use his idea, others I come up with my own.     For the last

$$ Easy Receipt Earning Apps $$   When it comes to grocery shopping, I am always looking for more ways to save besides sale prices and coupons.  There are a few apps I use to earn points for gift cards or PayPal. While you won’t get rich, all the savings add up.  These are some of the easy receipt earning apps I use to earn.     With some of the apps, I scan receipts to earn points towards gift cards or PayPal.   There are also a few that you

Staying Safe in a Severe Thunderstorm       What weather we had the other day!  Starting early in the afternoon  a super cell wall cloud went right over our house. It was so low, we could almost touch it!  The 14 hour thunderstorm was filled with lots of thunder and lightning plus wind and rain.  When the thunder clapped and the lightning came immediately after, you knew it was close.  Historically, thunder claps then you count the seconds until the lightning flashes, each second is a mile away.  There

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