Friday’s Foods of the World: The Nashville Mall

I’m back from a  trip to Nashville, Tennessee and almost need a vaca from my vaca! But, on my travels I needed to do a little shopping in the Green Hills Mall…….. as I was taking a break, I noticed this fella! I’d say he was quite content, but didn’t need to bother with the food…

Life In Color: January 17, 2021

Another new challenge for me! This one will focus on color! This month the color is BROWN! These photos are from a log cabin from the Civil War, on the Carnton Plantation….. First, chop the wood for logs! Then Home Sweet Home! To add your photos to this challenge, look on at the tab below…

Cee’s Flower of the Day (FOTD) and Then Some!

Today, for Cee’s Flower of the Day, Photo Challenge, I thought I would show some of Dale Chihuly’s Glass Art and sculpture work, that was displayed at Cheekwood Gardens, in Nashville, Tennessee this summer! Outstanding! Cee’s challenge is all about bringing a little beauty and colour into our daily lives. Who wouldn’t be in favour of…

Life In Color: January 10, 2021

Another new challenge for me! This one will focus on color! This month the color is BROWN! Bullet holes made during Battle of Franklin, in the Civil War, in the old storehouse on Carnton Plantation To add your photos to this challenge, look on at the tab below and post on Sunday’s!  Won’t you join…

Cheekwood Estate and Gardens, Nashville, Tennessee

I love a good “TRAIN STORY,” don’t you? The story of the Cheekwood Estate and Gardens is just that! Mabel Wood was on a train from New York to Nashville, Tennessee, when Leslie Cheek bribed the porter, with a box of cigars, to find out the name of the beautiful young Mabel. Two years later,…

Six On Saturday; Chihuly at Cheekwood Gardens

A couple of weeks ago we were invited to Cheekwood Gardens in Nashville, Tennessee for the outdoor exhibit of Dale Chihuly. Once a year, the American, glass sculptor, picks one garden to feature his very large-scale pieces of glass. We were excited about this, because we have never been to a Chihuly event and never…