For the Love of Chocolate

Everyday after school, I spent the afternoon at my grandmother’s house waiting for my parents to finish work. At the end of my school day, I could always rely on one thing to greet me at the door (in addition to her bold voice and big hugs): a Hershey’s kiss. As I...

Colored Up

My grandmother, Sarah Lanier, forever holds a special place in my heart. Aside from the token grandmother qualities she brought to my life, her outspoken love of all-things-fashion created in me an equally deep appreciation for textiles and colors. Gaga tended towards...

Veggies Done Right

Friends, if there’s one thing to know about life in the South, it’s this. We. fry. everything. I loved walking into the house after school to the smell of okra in our Fry-Daddy. Perfectly crunchy on the outside, and a delicious serving of okra on the...

Adding a Spark

This summer, my husband and I will celebrate two years in our first real-live-grownup-house. It’s hard to believe the amount of time that’s passed between our sweet discovery and the first night of sleeping in a home – furnished with only our bed, a...

Savvy Shopping Tips

It’s that time of year when you can grab some great looking outfits at super low prices!! I love it when I’m ready to go shopping and my favorite catalog or online retailer is having a huge sale. You can grab some great deals this time of year if you know what...