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

Asheville, NC Recap

It seems like forever ago now, but Jody and I (semi) recently made a trip down to Asheville, North Carolina! We had planned for most of last year to take an extended weekend getaway over New Years weekend and ultimately decided to go to Asheville. We mentioned our plans to one of our best friends, … Continue reading Asheville, NC Recap