The Softer Side of National

As with all things changing this season, there has been a shift in my lounging wardrobe. Last night, I, without thinking about it, reached for warm jammies. “Why is this relevant”, you may ask? Let’s just say, those in my tribe can affirm that I am in a...

Preparing for Family Photos

By the time we get behind the camera, I’m flustered, she’s crying, and my husband is making me promise we’ll never take another photo. But when they arrive, we’re both so thankful we took the time to capture the moment; realizing how quickly our little girl is growing...

All Things Pumpkin

Can you tell I’m all about fall? If this isn’t your season of choice, perhaps tune out until the holidays. However, if you’re a fan of toddlers hanging out at a pumpkin patch, I suggest you tune in next week! In the spirit of pumpkin patch preparation, I am sharing...

Flying in Comfort

I write to you today from 32,000 feet and 5+ hours of flying time as I make my way from North Carolina to sunny California for a retail conference. Currently supporting my energy level? The very best compression socks money can buy! Whether you are tucked in for a...

National Customer Service Week

This week, our National office has been all the buzz. There have been exciting activities, high doses of team spirit and positive energy. As we take a moment to recognize the phenomenal job that our ENTIRE customer service team demonstrates daily, we ponder the lovely...

Layering for Fall

The temperature is NOT EIGHTY DEGREES! I repeat. I repeat. Fall is here. As such, we’re doing the one thing we always do in preparation for this season: packing up for the mountains of course! As we prepare to celebrate a family wedding this weekend, I am rummaging...

Get Carried Away with Fall Travel

Fall is upon us, and for the Wilson family – that means a lot of travel these next few months. We have a family wedding next week, a football weekend with friends in November, birthday parties, anniversary trips and more. To make the trips as simple as possible,...

Embrace the Blues with Fall Flair

National has all of the blues to lift your spirits this fall season. As I stare out of my big, picture window, I can’t help but be in awe of the transitional color of leaves and the slight chill in the air. The esthetic is breathtaking and I want to embrace the...

Pilates for Strength Training

I thought I’d share some quick facts about me today: Age 22: first back surgery Age 28: first knee surgery Age 33: emergency c-section Through it all, Pilates has been a mainstay for recovery and rehabilitation. Today, I am sharing a great article from...