Category Archives: Kansas

Today is National Plan for Vacation Day

Today is National Plan for Vacation Day

In 2013 I moved to Nebraska. I am ashamed to admit the furthest I have travelled West in our great State is to Odessa and let’s just say that’s simply because I misunderstood some instructions regarding how to get to Cunningham’s on the Lake. I thought I was supposed to get on the interstate, but…Read more »

Gimme, gimme, gimme those Girl Scout Cookies!!!

Gimme, gimme, gimme those Girl Scout Cookies!!!

Win ’em before you can buy ’em with 107.7 The Island! Listen all this week and next week for your chance to win with me. I’ll hook you up with the cookie you crave most (while supplies last) and one additional box of my choosing for you to enjoy. You’ll want to be caller #7…Read more »

Calling all homeowners and aspiring builders

Calling all homeowners and aspiring builders

The Central Nebraska Home and Builders Show is this weekend in Grand Island at The Pinnacle Bank Expo Building (Fonner Park). This is perfect opportunity for you to get inspired with thousands of ideas to help make your house a home during the 45th Annual Home Show. 45 years of helping homeowners find solutions, find…Read more »

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane… No, it’s a Drone!

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane… No, it’s a Drone!

Initially I thought this “drone thing” would just blow over rather quickly because: 1) The drones would simply move on or 2) Whoever is behind the drones would chirp up NEITHER HAS HAPPENED! Prior to the announcement of drones in our area, I spotted one flying rather low after dusk as I made my way…Read more »

Stress Awareness

Stress Awareness

Tomorrow (11/6) is Stress Awareness Day. It is super important to carve out some time for yourself to help with relieving stress in your life. Stress truly is toxic for your health, both mentally and physically. Today I’d encourage you to invest in your own mental health by practicing self-care, because there is no health…Read more »

Leaves Don’t Go In The Street

Leaves Don’t Go In The Street

Today I received a notification from the City of Kearney that really serves as a healthy reminder regardless of where you live. With the change in season also comes the change in leaves. As the leaves begin to fall it is important to understand and be reminded of the proper way to collect and dispose…Read more »

The Lion King’s special place in my heart

The Lion King’s special place in my heart

Back in the 90’s my love for The Lion King and Simba was bigger than words could ever describe. I was hooked the moment the film came into my life. Watching the Lion King was my first film to see in theaters and I remember the excitement of going to the show like it was…Read more »

Looking for something extra cute today?

Looking for something extra cute today?

Today while getting lost in my FB feed I came across a video that just about brought me to tears I laughed so hard. It’s far too cute! At first the girl is the star of the show but then the dog steals the show and that’s where the mind-blowing came into play. Just give…Read more »

Narrowing down what to watch on Netflix just got easier

Narrowing down what to watch on Netflix just got easier

If you’re looking for another reason to chillax on the couch and veg out this Fall/Winter you’ve come to the right place! Today I’m feeling extremely thankful that I came across this list posted by the New York Times on Twitter. There are so many incredible films available to watch for FREE with your Netflix…Read more »

Are you ready for IT???

Are you ready for IT???

Halloween is coming and that means it’s time to binge-watch some Stephen King movies… but how many is too many? Dish Network will pay one lucky person $1,300 to watch 13 Stephen King movies before it’s time for trick-or-treating. 13 Stephen King Movies = $1,300??? The movies included are: Carrie (original or 2013 remake) Children…Read more »