Beach Days Ahead

You can likely guess that as a resident of a North Carolina beach town, I’m a sucker for some comfy clothes in coastal style. A loose blouse and relaxed pants or a breezy top and flowy skirt are my favorite selections for a day on the water. And of course, I...

Spring in your Step

The weather forecast for this week? Perfection. 65 degrees and full sun – every single day. I’m preparing for a week of walks with Jasper and Hatton and cannot wait for 5:00 to come each day! If I plan a walk longer than 20 minutes, I throw on my...

Gone to the Dogs

For more than eight years, I’ve loved on our sweet golden retriever, Jasper. Last year, our parents joined the fun and became pup parents to Timmy, who is now approaching his second birthday! Outside of being a mama to Hatton, loving Jasper has been the most fun...

Stop and Smell the Roses

It is 77 degrees and sunny. Y’all. Spring is here! All too often, I find myself caught up in a slew of emails and a few voicemails to return before I’ve had time to sip my coffee. But the demands of motherhood have further impressed upon me the critical...

Packed Up for a Picnic

It is a miracle! After a week in 40 degrees, this weekend’s forecast includes days filled with sun and 70 degree afternoons. In celebration of the (apparent) arrival of Spring, I am planning a Saturday picnic for our family. Below are a few easy-to-make dishes I...