Status Update

I made a conscious decision to not over-share my personal life on this blog. After two years of blogging, I felt like this had turned into an online diary and not a place where you could find anecdotes intertwined with stories that would inspire your next recipe, travel destination, outfit, or home design. However, today I

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Guide to Tailgating

It’s the most wonderful time of the year- and no I’m not talking about Christmas. I’m talking about college football! It’s time to dust off your sports jerseys and get your slanderous rivalry cheers prepped because college football kicks off this weekend! Whether you cheer for the SEC, ACC, Big 10, Big 12, Pac12 and

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End of Summer Reading List

I have always been an avid reader and typically can be found toting a book around with me wherever I go. I’ve made an interesting habit of reading three books at a time for the last year and a half partially because my time is short but mostly because my attention span is even shorter. After

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How to Plant a Window Box Garden

I’ll tell you, the one thing the South get’s right is its curb appeal. There isn’t a city in the South that doesn’t have at least one historic home with a beautiful window box displaying that season’s finest annuals and crawling ivy. As a part of our patio refresh, I wanted to put the old

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What to Write in a Wedding Card

This post has been sponsored by American Greetings. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Over the next two months we have three weddings to attend. I love this time of year because it means I get to dust off my favorite dresses and dancing shoes to help my friends celebrate their nuptials. I’m a

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Summer Patio Refresh with At Home Stores

I think my love of patios began when I was in late Elementary School. Every day when I came home, I would make a peanut butter sandwich, pour a tall glass of whole milk, grab whatever iteration of Harry Potter I was reading, and sit on the back patio reading until the sun went down

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