A Photo Shoot at Huntsville Botanical Gardens

A Photo Shoot at Huntsville Botanical Gardens

Yesterday I went to the Huntsville Botanical Gardens with a friend to do some photos for her. Katherine’s starting her own business and needed to get some photos for her website, and I was thrilled to do the honors for this amazing and talented young lady. We did some professional profile photos in various places […]

A Walk at Bays Mountain Park

At Bays Mountain Park

Last month, my family went on a little trip up to Tennessee to visit with family. On this particular trip, my son brought along his sweet girlfriend to meet the grandparents and see northeast Tennessee.  On one of the days we were up there, we headed to Bays Mountain Park in Kingsport. It is impossible […]

Eating out in Huntsville: The Eaves

The Eaves

So the other day, I went out to eat with some friends at The Eaves in Huntsville. I had “The Acropolis” (a gyro) with red potato salad. ($14.99) To drink I had mango sweet tea, which was delicious. The gyro was very good. The lamb was tender and the bread fresh and airy with nice […]

Coffee with Constance: TMI

Coffee with Constance

So the other day, my friend Catherine tagged me in a “TMI” youtube video series…and so did her hubby Blaine! Here’s my answers to the questions, and I tagged my friend Carol Ann, hehehe! Would you like to do your own? You’ll find the entire list of questions in the info under my video on […]

Margarita Cupcakes for #NationalMargaritaDay

Margarita Cupcakes from The Foodie Army Wife for National Margarita Day

My friend Heather of girlichef announced a few weeks ago that today was National Margarita day – and said we should celebrate with a whole slew of margarita recipes. I jumped on board, because it was the perfect excuse to make these Margarita Cupcakes that I have been dying to make! Now, I’m not a […]

Self-Interview for Alabama Women Bloggers | #BlogHop

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For those that don’t know, my friend Carol and I are the editors of Alabama Women Bloggers. It is an online community that we are building to connect blogging ladies in the state of Alabama. Because we have had such a huge amount of recent growth, and many new members, we thought that a “self-interview” […]

Women to Women | Week 2

Coffee with Constance

This past week, my dear friend Catherine asked us what it is that we find attractive, or attracts us to people. She also shared her thoughts in another vlog about some pretty awful comments an “anonymous” person left on her website. Here’s my answer, and my thoughts on the incident.

Remembering YOU in Army Life

Remembering YOU in Army Life

Over the years of being an Army Wife, I’ve learned a few things. Some of the lessons were easily learned, some not so much. I wanted to take a moment to share a few of the gems that I have gathered. First – learn to be Gumby. Sometimes you just have to go with it. […]

Fishing at the Tennessee River

Fishing at the Tennessee River

The other day my husband, youngest and I grabbed the dog and the fishing poles and headed down to the Tennessee River at a recreational area on Redstone Arsenal.  The water was really, really low on this particular day. Griff really didn’t care though, he loves being outside. While the guys fished, I walked around, […]

Ginger Yaps | Homemade Dog Biscuits

Ginger Yaps - Homemade Dog Biscuits

I first made this recipe many years ago when we lived in our beloved farmhouse in the countryside of North Carolina. We had three dogs at the time and I had just begun doing much more baking at home. (2008) “What!? Did you say Dog treats!?!?!?!?!” My doggies got a taste of these, and have […]