Window Boxes, Doors, & Gates of Charleston

Happy Sunday to you all!  Today is our 1st anniversary, Mark and I!  We celebrated with a delicous brunch at a local place here in Acworth, Dogwood Terrace. If you haven't been they really do have a great brunch selection and everything is so tasty.  Warning, you'll eat too much. The berry blitzes are out of this world delish!  Thank you for following our journey in life, we have so much more we … [Read more...]

Things to Do in Charleston, SC

Hey, there friends!  It was a whirlwind couple of extra days in Charleston after the Haven conference was over. Mark flew into town and met me and we stayed in an Air Bnb near downtown Charleston for the 3 nights we were there. We spent most of our time outside going and doing, so tried to see as much as we could in the limited 2 full days we were there.  We had a great time in spite of it being … [Read more...]

Covington and Mandeville, LA

Hey there!  I had so much to share that I needed to break this New Orleans visit up into 2 parts, so today it's shopping in Covington, a really cute town over on the North Shore of Lake Pontchartrain.  And let me tell you, this is one giant lake!  Driving across the bridge from New Orleans to Covington is around 24 miles, so it take a few minutes to get over there. But, it's totally worth it to do … [Read more...]

Family Time in New Orleans

Hey there, sweet friends!  We had a yardsale over the weekend, so it was a busy time around our house, but good to get some things cleared out of here. It was a good success and I sold a lot of things, so that made me happy! I'm determined to keep at it until things are way more organized and uncluttered around here.We had a wonderful visit to New Orleans, my sister and I, so I wanted to share … [Read more...]

My Visit to Austin, TX

About two weeks ago, I headed to Austin, TX for a few days and thought y'all might enjoy my photo recap of this fun trip.  I went to Austin for a blog conference with my ad network, which was about 3 days total, but I also wanted to take a little extra time since I was going out there anyway, to catch up with a dear friend of mine.My sweet friend, Judy, and I have been friends for 30 … [Read more...]

Gather with Gratitude: St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital

What a wonderful Thanksgiving week it is!  I can't help but be extra thankful this year that we will be celebrating with both our families for the Holiday season and we have SO much to be thankful for.A couple of weeks ago, I had the pleasure of visiting a place I've heard about most all my life.  I knew that Danny Thomas was the Founder of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, but it was … [Read more...]

Coastal Decor Shopping in Panama City Beach

Last week, I had two back to back trips and I'll be sharing both of them with you.Today, I'm recapping my trip to Panama City Beach, where I had the pleasure of staying on the beach for a couple of days and hanging out with some of my blog friends who I've known for a few years.  We were invited there by the Panama City Beach tourism group and they put together this shopping press trip for a … [Read more...]