’Tis the Season for Layers!

For many of us in the South, we’re already experiencing mild winter temperatures. This brings upon us the season for transitional layers. I’ve talked a lot about layering in previous style blogs, and I cannot emphasize enough how this approach to style has simplified...

Give Me All the Cozy!

34 degrees and snow days all over the place – I am here for this winter bliss.   But of course, Wilmington remains sunny and bright with no snow in the forecast. I’ll just sit outside and pretend, all cozied up in my favorite fleece pajamas. These Minky...

Cold Weather Strolls

I have determined that if the temperature outside is above 40 degrees, this family is taking a walk! — Mind you, this is often a struggle considering my 3 year old has informed us she is “allergic to jackets.” But somehow…we make it happen. And of course, every now...

Countdown to Christmas (at Home)

This past weekend, we had some pretty stunning 70 degree days – a special treat living on the North Carolina coast. I enjoyed some great time outdoors with our little ones before another cold front moved in with some heavy rain showers. Cozying up with my family...

Shopping Small for the Holidays

Friends, ’Tis the season to shop small! — There is nothing I love more than strolling our local stores in Wilmington. Just a few miles from our home, we have quaint and beautifully curated shops I frequent just before the holidays. On today’s outing, I visited one of...

‘Tis the Season for Snuggling

Here in Wilmington, a cold front moved in overnight dropping our temperatures from a delightful 73 degrees to a crisp 52. Our oldest daughter shrieked when we let the pup out this morning, quickly realizing her summer dress was no longer going to work in this “new”...