Ferris Wheel has always been my favorite ride, but today’s not like it used to be

Lisa McNeece

As my granddaughters get older, the Midway at the Neshoba County Fair is becoming the main attraction for them.
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Time for Neshoba County Fair recipes

Lisa McNeece

With the Neshoba County Fair starting this weekend, I spent the last weekend doing a lot of pre-cooking. In addition to the old standards, I added a new one.
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Lots of friendly faces at the 26th Sawmill Festival

Lisa McNeece

The best part of the Sawmill Festival is seeing local people you don’t get to see enough and Calhoun natives who come back to visit.
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Sawmill Festival starts this week; obsessed with raccoons, bees, hummingbirds around our house

Lisa McNeece

Sawmill Festival activities officially kick off Thursday night with the Aqua Pageant which will move back to the Multi-Purpose Building.
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Extreme heat moves in early and my plants are showing it

Lisa McNeece

Typically my patio plants start to look burned in mid-July, but they are starting to look really stressed now. We are having [Read more...]

Weekend capped with shortened movie experience and dropping prescription glasses in lake

Lisa McNeece

Our weekend included an afternoon at the movies “Finding Dory” and losing my prescription sunglasses in the bottom of Grenada Lake.
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Good and bad in this year’s “Gardening Journal” from our house

Lisa McNeece

This is typically the time of year I start to take stock of my patio and yard plants and start taking notes for next year on what went well and what didn’t.
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John Deere Gator getting a good test from Ellie Kathryn

gator

There are not many toys at our house that have gotten as much use, and abuse, and kept on ticking as the battery operated ride on John Deere Gator.
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Tough to pick a favorite moment from great weekend in New Orleans

Casey and Jody Clark, Lisa and Joel McNeece

It would be hard to pick a favorite moment from our weekend in New Orleans with Casey and Jody Clark of Bruce.
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Baby Robin on doorstep is final straw

Lisa McNeece

The battle with the Robins at our house has thankfully (hopefully) come to an end. The curtain-pulling only helped for one day, and the birds were back window-thumping at full force early the next morning on the big picture window in the kitchen.
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