Why I Wanted to Have Whiter Teeth I will be honest with you, and although this might come off as vain, I did not know how yellow and stained my teeth were until I started posting photos of myself on the blog. And I know in the grand scheme of things there are far more … More getting a whiter smile at home
It is already December 28th and I am just now sharing this blog post. Many of you may have already thrown your Christmas tree out on the curb. And just like your great aunt Debbie’s leftover pecan pie, this post is now three days old and not worth it. But I am moving forth with … More a trip to new york city at christmas time
The older I get, the more excited I am about weird things like painting crown molding or getting a new electric toothbrush. Recently I have really become really excited about Christmas tree decor. I guess 37 years later and the thrill of Santa coming to town or getting presents has passed. So now home decor … More our top five christmas trees in nyc
To all of my friends in America who are celebrating today, I send a happy Thanksgiving hug to you and your family! This year I am thankful for my past, the present, and the future. I remember so many past Thanksgivings when it was just Will and I with our families. And at some point … More happy thanksgiving!
Here’s a fact when it comes to baby’s first Christmas: they will never remember any of this. That’s right, you heard it here first. But of course you want to spoil them and have presents under the tree, because its YOUR baby and it’s their FIRST Christmas. But deep down you worry that maybe you … More a few of my favorite baby things: a 2019 holiday gift guide
No matter how overwhelming and exhausting motherhood may be, I remind myself each day how lucky I am to have the honor of raising two sweet little boys. Today I am going to talk about adoption. And although we did not adopt our babies, I am grateful for the privilege that Will and I have … More november is national adoption month
During the holiday season, it is important to remember to give back to the heroes in our lives—the people whose acts of courage and service have improved our lives and the lives of others. I am partnering with The Joye Law Firm, here in my hometown of Charleston, who have created a local contest this … More giving back to our heroes