I love to shop local. I love to shop local because it supports a local family. I love to shop local because it boosts the local economy. I love to shop local because I feel 99% sure that every time a purchase is made, the owner does a little happy dance and that alone is enough to … Continue reading Shopping Local this Christmas Season
Dear Nathan, I love you. I love you for all that you were, all that you are, and all that you will be. We have had so many amazing memories since 2015. We have also had the type of memories that are lessons learned. I am grateful for them both as they have taught us … Continue reading On this day, I said “I do”.
...an hour later, my sweet potato sitting in my tiny little toaster oven cranked up to 400+ degrees, IS STILL HARD. Tonight I made Italian chicken and had no idea what to have with it sense a salad is not an option because a salad isn't even good unless it's loaded down with ranch and … Continue reading Sweet potatoes & Duke University
Y'all I can be so crabby. I'm talking look at me and catch the death glare for no apparent reason besides rolling out of the bed on the wrong side or hormones raging through my body. But my loving husband handles every ounce of crabbyness with grace. He does all he can to make me uncrabby even … Continue reading Radically high love
As most people know, the Carolina's and Virginia was hit hard with Hurricane Florence this week. Some places are worse than others, yet all near the coast have been majorly destroyed. People have lost their homes, businesses, pets, and entire livelihoods. It is so hard to imagine the effects of these devastating pictures and videos … Continue reading The eye of the storm
Imagine a world where we all saw with judgement free eyes. Imagine that you heard someone speak to you, but you could not see what they were wearing, what color their hair was, or what type of fashion they were into. What would you see? A friend? Someone you can talk to without other thoughts … Continue reading What do you see with your eyes closed?
Hi guys!! Today I have a few tips to offer to help you save money. They can be used by the worlds best penny pincher, or by someone who has limited time to invest in such tactics. I for one find myself a penny pincher on most occasions. I love to save money even if … Continue reading Saving Money in the 21st Century