The All Natural Cold Remedy

Photo credit: Simple Green Smoothies (click on the image for more information on the company!) Around this time of year, I find myself waking up with a stuffy nose and sore throat. And now with a new little one in the house, we seem to be fighting off something almost...

A Peek Into Spring

Though it’s hard to tell right now, warmer months are around the corner. The transition to spring in the Carolinas requires a few layers….and some color! This year’s spring selections are easy to style, comfortable to wear, and perfect to transition....

Warming Up to Move Around

Photo Credit: SeeSallyAnnRun.com It is easiest for me to fall out of my active routine during colder months. I prefer to stay under the covers for a few minutes longer before facing the cold. However, this year especially, I have found myself craving a little extra...

Leftover Turkey Noodle Soup

Turkey and dumpling soup is a time honored tradition in my husband’s family, so this year we decided to tackle a recipe all on our own! Because our daughter has some food allergies, I spent time researching recipes online that could yield a delicious soup...

The One Thing | Jumping into 2018

“What’s the ONE Thing you can do such that by doing it everything else will be easier or unnecessary?” This is the premise of my favorite personal development book, The One Thing. It goes beyond your run-of-the-mill goal setting and provides an in...

Cheers to a Great Year!

  Friends, What a special week it has been! This year, Lynda and Michael went from one grandchild to THREE! You read that right – our family home was filled with three littles under three years of age – and goodness was it special! We hope your holiday...

Staying Present among The Hustle

Last week, someone asked if I was “ready for Christmas.” I wasn’t sure how to answer. Was I aware it was rapidly approaching? Yes. Had I finished all my shopping? Almost (one more left!) Were things wrapped and ready to go? Absolutely not. I answered...

The Splurge on Stocking Stuffers

Every Christmas morning, after seeing what Santa dropped off the night before, my sister and I galavanted up the road to my grandparents’ house for Christmas breakfast and presents! Of course, my sister and I eagerly anticipated opening up our perfectly wrapped...