Encouragement · Fun-Day Friday · Gratitude · In Life · In the Bible · The Encouragement Corner

Nothing In Comparison

How incredibly beautiful this world is. Sit back & imagine it. Think of the most incredibly beautiful things you can think of. Maybe you’re contemplating the sparkly lights & glittering ornaments hanging on your tree. Maybe you’re thinking about the pleasure of the first sip of a frothy & sweet mug of hot chocolate or… Continue reading Nothing In Comparison

Fun-Day Friday · In the Kitchen

Pinterest Recipe Board Challenge #1

I don’t know about you all, but I really enjoy Pinterest. It’s always a fun spot to turn to for seasonal inspiration. I do love it for decorating ideas, but even more so, I love it for recipe ideas. Well, some months back a friend & I were talking about our Pinterest boards & she… Continue reading Pinterest Recipe Board Challenge #1

Fun-Day Friday · In Life · In Memories

A Few of My Favorite Things (The Christmas Edition)

If you know me, you know Christmas is my JAM. Like…I love it more than I love Fall. Actually, it probably ranks up there with coffee, in my book, so again if you know me then you REALLY know that’s saying something. It is one of my most favorite times of year. To me, it’s less… Continue reading A Few of My Favorite Things (The Christmas Edition)

Encouragement · Fun-Day Friday · In Life

Life Lessons from D&D

That’s right, I’m getting down with my bad nerdy self, today! Since the debut of the Netflix show, Stranger Things, there has actually been a resurgence of interest in this once-nerdified strategy game. I began my first ever experience & campaign with D&D about 2 years ago. My husband had gotten into it by joining… Continue reading Life Lessons from D&D

Encouragement · Fun-Day Friday · In Life · Motivation · The Encouragement Corner

Listening for Motivation

As you may have recently read, things have been pretty hectic for me lately. When life gets hectic, I often have a hard time staying motivated on my own. When that happens, there are a few things I tend to listen to, to help me stay motivated & I just wanted to share them with… Continue reading Listening for Motivation

Around Town · Favorite Places & Spaces · Fun-Day Friday · Small-Biz Spotlight

Stanfield’s: Your Down-Home, Local General Store

About 6 months ago, or so, my dad introduced me to a local gem called Stanfield’s General Store, located in downtown Four Oaks, NC. I fell in love with the place as soon as I stepped through the door. When you walk in, it’s like going back in time about 50-60 years. Maybe that’s why… Continue reading Stanfield’s: Your Down-Home, Local General Store

Around Town · Financial Advice · Fun-Day Friday · Hiking and Adventure · In Life · In Love & Marriage · In Memories

Travel Tips for a Fun & Frugal Williamsburg Weekend Vacay

My husband & I have made it a kind of goal to visit different cities (some larger & some smaller) whenever we go on vacations. We’re not the kind of vacationers who fill up every single minute of the trip with plans & things to do. When we travel, we try to visit for 3-4… Continue reading Travel Tips for a Fun & Frugal Williamsburg Weekend Vacay