Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Mother's Day is just around the corner! I don't know about you, but Mother's Day is the one holiday I feel most unprepared for. Every year it just seems to sneak up on me! I sometimes find myself spending the entire week scrounging the stores for that perfect gift, and in our family, my mom's … Continue reading Mother’s Day Gift Guide

8 Ways to Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle

Recently, I was rereading my 2019 goals for this year and paused to reflect on my health goal this year -- "Fuel my body with good food and strengthen myself, physically and mentally." I don't know about you, but I hate to admit that I think I've fallen a bit off the wagon on this goal … Continue reading 8 Ways to Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle

A Weekend in Charlottesville

For the past two years, Jody's birthday has been overshadowed by other big events -- in 2017, his birthday fell between one of my best friend's wedding and my bridal shower, and in 2018, it fell over Easter weekend. He has always been a good sport about keeping his birthday celebrations to a minimum, but … Continue reading A Weekend in Charlottesville

8 Ways to Welcome Spring

Happy Spring, y'all! I woke up this morning feeling like I had crossed the finish line of a monumental feat -- it's March 20. I made it through winter and spring is finally here. And all the birds chirped Hallelujah! Even though we had a mild winter this year, it was still obnoxiously cold and … Continue reading 8 Ways to Welcome Spring