Cocktails, mocktails– everyone can enjoy. Swing into summer by sipping on something refreshing. For a kick, enjoy the recipes below with a twist, otherwise, leave out the liquor and keep chugging along. Cheers! Piña Colada Lime Cooler Recipe: Mildly Meandering Mango Jalapeno Margarita Recipe: Easy Cooking with Molly Blackberry Lime Daiquiri Recipe: Small Town Woman Virgin… Continue reading Cheers to Summer!
#Praise–Summer is FINALLY here. Make the most of it with these ideas below! Listen to the Sound of Summer Raleigh alone has 100 outdoor summer concerts to choose from—many are even FREE! Even if you don’t live here, you can still dance in the fresh air and sunshine in your own state by finding a series… Continue reading 5 Ways to Savor the Summer
May 21st I joined the 30s club and left my 20s behind! In honor of crossing this threshold, I wanted to share 30 life lessons it took me 30 years to learn. Hopefully, you’ll be inspired and you’re a much quicker learner than I am ;). Don’t be jealous of others, your time will come.… Continue reading It took 30 years to learn this
Never have I ever found a city like Charleston in all my travels—which are largely limited so please keep that in mind haha. If nothing else this trip proves you don’t need a passport to travel back in time or suffer long hours of layovers to visit somewhere different. Just hours down the road is a… Continue reading Why you must go to Charleston, South Carolina
Weddings, baby showers, housewarming parties, oh my! How do you pick the perfect gift that won’t collect dust in the corner, receive a return or be duplicated at the party? Give the gift that everyone wants, MORE TIME. Gifting your friend/family something that will save them time as the ultimate prezzy! See a few ideas… Continue reading Unique gift ideas for any special or life-changing occasion
After hearing Ariana Huffington’s epiphany around sleep, followed by the latest study on delaying the start of school for students to a recent article validating that everyone is talking about sleep, it’s official –Sleeping in is IN! HHopefully, unlike most trends, this one is here to stay. With a quick Google you’ll find tons of… Continue reading Sleeping in Style : Three easy & Stylish Steps to Sweet Dreams
I’ve tried quite a few subscription boxes, from meal delivery to rented jewelry to the usual style suspects like Stich Fix, but FabFitFun is by far the best subscription box I’ve tested. FabFitFun excels in value, quality and variety—you won’t be disappointed if your box is anything like mine. Because I received the Editor’s Box, the… Continue reading FabFitFun Subcription Box Review
March 8 is International Women’s Day, a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women (Yay us!). The four women below identified a unique need and created entire careers around it—successful careers at that. Check out these boss ladies that inspire.
In a world of EDM and pop, somehow middle school/high school bands of the past seem to have been muscled aside. Don’t get me wrong, I love some of the new singles/albums today, and the raw talent these artists possess is undeniable. However, I’m not sure they’ll ever speak to me or flood me with… Continue reading Why I’ll never give up my middle school music
My office recently moved to the other end of Raleigh ( basically Cary) right after my husband and I purchased our first home – bummer right? Trying to find the silver lining as I sit in back-to-back traffic, I decided I would use my new nearly hour long commute to better educate myself and spark creativity… Continue reading 5 Podcasts to add to your morning routine