Fall Into Reading

I love a good reading list – seeing books that are inspiring friends or finding a new read by a favored author…I collect lists from others and am excited to share a few favorites with you today. Some of these fall under the emotional healthy category....

Flowers for Fall

August – the countdown has begun as we inch our way towards my favorite season…FALL! This year, the National team has developed an array of products highlighting warm tones of fall with the cheerfulness of floral design. For a subtle nod to pattern,...

Restoring Your Energy Bank

We’re on day 5 of rain here in the Carolinas, and I can feel my energy bank depleting with each passing cloud. It is important to maintain energy, and as a new mom I have struggled to find opportunities to fill up that energy bank after care taking, grocery...

Fall into Caftans

We are on day four of rain in the Carolinas, and with a forecast of rain for the rest of the week, I am in need of bright colors and comfortable clothing options to chase away the dreary day. National has a new assortment of patterned caftans, ideal for a day at home...

Summer Sleep

This past week, the temperature reached the low nineties, and with a humidity of 100% I needed to dig into my drawer for cool sleeping options. During this time of year, I prefer lightweight fabrications and natural fiber blends. When looking for the best selections,...

Dressing for a Summertime Outing

This weekend was something out of a dream – weather in the high 70s and low 80s, a cool breeze off the coast, and partly cloudy skies with hints of sun just when we needed it. We spent the majority of our weekend outside, enjoying the very atypical summer...

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...

Summer in a Snap(coat)

Yesterday evening, my husband and I spent time on our front porch after putting our daughter to bed. This is a frequent occurrence, but even more common during summer months when storms roll off of the coast. The breeze picked up substantially bringing the temperature...