Cool Weather and Warm Dinners

Yesterday morning, our temperatures finally dipped below 70 degrees. Rest assured, I ran as fast as I could to my Instacart app and ordered groceries for a delicious soup dinner. There is something so healing and comforting in the aromas that fill our kitchen when...

Slowing Down to Savor

On a call this morning, I shared with a colleague how meaningful this season has been for me. I have been forced to slow down and in that, I have learned to savor moments that would otherwise pass me by. As work and life begin to pick up for me personally, I am...

Activewear Jackets

In the last week, our family has averaged two walks a day. Clearly, we are relishing this weather! Yesterday morning, a slight cold front came through Wilmington and had me grabbing a zip-up coat for our walk. Today, I am sharing a few of my favorite options for...

Favorite Fire Meals

This weekend, the weather will dip just low enough for us to build an outdoor fire in our brick fire pit. A quick history on the fire pit… It was my only home purchase requirement. Priorities, my friends. Priorities.   Every backyard we surveyed had to be just...

3 Pieces for Layering

Fall is here, which means it is time to stock up on layering pieces for the season! I’ve included three pieces ideal for layering this time of year. Worn on its own, the Denim Printed Shirt Jacket is a great complement to dark jeans or bold, rust-colored leggings. For...

Finding Relaxation in the Chaos

  It is increasingly tricky to find space for self-care. And truthfully, what even constitutes self-care these days? With three kids, both my husband and I working from home and our littles nearby, we’re working on intentionally creating a bit more space to...

Cuddling Up With Cuddl Duds

As hard as it is to believe, we had temperatures cool enough to warrant switching our thermostat from “cool” to “heat.” Admittedly, this isn’t the norm in September around here. We still find ourselves in some sweltering heat more often than not. But trust me –...

Subscribing to Simplicity

  In case you missed it…   I report to three small humans and a golden retriever.   It’s pure chaos in this house, most hours of the day. As such, I rely heavily on regular deliveries of items I tend to run through frequently. Since the holidays are...

Light Layers for Fall

Friends – YESTERDAY THERE WAS A 6 IN THE TEMPERATURE! All the praise hands for cooler morning weather and beautiful beach walks in September!   On this morning’s family walk, I had to snag a jacket before we left the house. Just the right weight for today...