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Tennessee Aquarium

Getaway to Chattanooga: Tennessee Aquarium

Tennessee Aquarium No trip to Chattanooga can be complete without a visit to the Tennessee Aquarium.  The Aquarium sits on the banks of the Tennessee River in downtown Chattanooga.  It is home to over 12,000 different animal and insects that…
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Travel Posts_Point Park Tennessee

Getaway to Chattanooga: Visiting Point Park

A journey from Mississippi to Chattanooga, Tennessee is an adventure with stops along the way in Alabama to visit several spectacular waterfalls and to explore the famous town of Fort Payne. Fort Payne is the home of the recording group…
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San Juan Capistrano

San Antonio: Mission San Juan Capistrano

Mission San Juan Capistrano The Mission San Juan Capistrano is one of five missions established near San Antonio, Texas by the Catholic religious orders of Spain spreading Christianity among the local families in the 1700’s. Today, the San Antonio Missions…
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Remembering the Alamo

Remembering the Alamo: San Antonio Texas

The Alamo was founded as one of five Spanish missions established along the San Antonio River. Their rich history continues to influence the region today. These church missions were built primarily to link the Spanish influence between missions in east…
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Touching Tiny Lives with Crochet

Touching Tiny Lives: Charity Handcrafting

Caring and Giving through Charity Connections The young couple huddled under the weight of heavy burdens as they passed me in the hospital corridor.  Only teenagers, they were now parents. Their tiny newborn son remained in the hospital’s NICU baby…
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Choosing the Right Yarn for Crochet

Crochet Basics: Selecting the Right Yarn

Yarn selection, whether for crocheting or knitting, can be an overwhelming task. A regional yarn shop usually offers a variety of fiber structures and colors. There should be a logical way to narrow down the options. Good news –  There…
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