Summertime Sweat

I just completed my second workout since Monday – inching closer and closer towards my goal of getting out of my office chair and into some form of motion four times a week! In recent months, balancing work + mom life (still learning as we go, over here), I...

Vacationing with Kids

School’s out for summer! It’s the perfect season for a getaway with the family, and we’ve taken a few adventures ourselves. Our galavants with a toddler shed new light on the ease (or lack thereof) of traveling. I went on the hunt for vacation spots...

Strolling into Summer

  Warmer weather is here, and I have finally put away all of my “cool weather” shoes in exchange for breezy sandals! I’m spending the week on Ocracoke Island with my husband’s family and have either walked barefoot or in comfortable sandals…the truest sign of...

Floral Inspiration for Spring

Growing up, one of my fondest memories of home was the aroma of fresh flowers in our living room. No matter what time of year, my mom had a sprig of something fresh blooming in our home. As I continue to pretend my way through adulthood, I pick and choose what I bring...

Sun is out, SUNSCREEN out!

  Two weeks ago, I decided to take my daughter outside for some fresh air. Within about 10 minutes, she was pink…VERY pink. I could not believe it. Despite my sunscreen lathering and a big “baby” hat, my sweet little angel got a sunburn! I called my...