Our Holiday Weekend Tragedy

Our Holiday Weekend Tragedy

Thank you so much for all of you who have been praying for my son. Call it spritual Xanax. I have felt a sense of […]

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Hurricane Matthew – My Experience and the Aftermath

Hurricane Matthew – My Experience and the Aftermath

“We had no clue we were about to be hit. Hubs and I ventured out in the rain to our favorite sushi restaurant. It was date […]

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Girlfriend, Can We Talk? Meet the Haven Mentors

Girlfriend, Can We Talk? Meet the Haven Mentors

Girlfriend, can we talk? Are you going to the Haven Conference this year? I am and I’d love to see you there! What is Haven? […]

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After the Flood – Preparing and Installing Hardwood Floors

After the Flood – Preparing and Installing Hardwood Floors

This is where I last left the update after the flood, without a kitchen or floors. Dealing with the aftermath of a home flood has […]

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After the Flood -An Update

After the Flood -An Update

I want to start off by expressing my heartfelt thanks to everyone who has sent me well wishes, prayers, and given amazing advice on dealing with […]

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Waking Up to a Flooded Kitchen & Familyroom

Waking Up to a Flooded Kitchen & Familyroom

Are you kidding me? How can one little appliance cause so much havoc in my home? It started like this… walk with me now. Stumble […]

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When Not to Pass Out at the Dentist

When Not to Pass Out at the Dentist

Hey ladies! I apologize if I’ve kinda been MIA from the blog & social media these past few weeks. I had a bit of a health […]

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Snowy Beach

Snowy Beach

We don’t get to see snow too often here in southeast Virginia, but this winter has delivered more than our fair share of snow, sleet, […]

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Escape to the Caribbean

Escape to the Caribbean

If you were given an all expenses paid trip to paradise, you would go wouldn’t you? Now let’s just say you will have to spend […]

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Celebration of Service with Home Depot

Celebration of Service with Home Depot

This post is sponsored by The Home Depot Foundation, all opinions are my own. Please see below for additional disclosure. They brought the tools and […]

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BHG Stylemaker Workshop in NYC

BHG Stylemaker Workshop in NYC

The suitcase was packed, my hair was straightened, and I had on my jeans, black tank, pewter leather cropped jacket and my cheetah print scarf […]

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One Less at the Table

One Less at the Table

I’ve made it one-whole-week. This is quite an achievement for me. Those misty tears that unseemingly sneak there way into the outer edges of my eyes have […]

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Back to College Essentials + Giveaway

Back to College Essentials + Giveaway

This post brought to you by Brita. All opinions are 100% mine. Ok, I’m in a bit of a total panic! In less than one […]

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All You Magazine Feature

All You Magazine Feature

I push my grocery cart up the aisle to the cashier. She greets me with a curious smile as she reaches in and pulls out […]

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Convictions: Redwoods and Lupines

Convictions: Redwoods and Lupines

I have to admit that when I start to write and bear my heart and soul, I instantly feel the internal battle between the brace-faced, […]

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