A Walk Around Wilmington

A coastal town with historic charm, Wilmington sits on the outer edges of North Carolina a couple hours east of Raleigh. Home to the University of North Carolina Wilmington, it has the vibrancy of a college town with the beauty of a southern city. And I absolutely...

Pants Fit for Spring

‘Tis the season for easy breezy comfort! Here in Wilmington, the mornings are cool and afternoons sunny – that perfect blend of 60 to 75 degrees I seemingly wait for all year. We’re still reaching for a sweater a few times a week, but the afternoon...

Cooking with Coffee

Obviously, as a new mom, I am knee deep in coffee by 9:00 a.m. Recently, I was tossing out some coffee grounds and my husband reminded me how useful they are in various recipes. His father uses them in his gravy recipe and as a rub on steaks – both of which are...

Shades of Pink

This past weekend, we caught a glimpse of a blooming Dogwood tree (North Carolina’s state tree, to be exact)! Last night, my husband and I sat outside by our fire pit and heard the sounds of crickets and frogs – precious reminders that warmth is around the...