BROW TRENDS – THE CHANGING STYLE OF EYEBROWS

I recently watched a commercial all about beauty products for eyebrows. I didn’t realize there was so much needed for them to look great and keep up with brow trends! It made me laugh a little and reminisce about my own “brow” story. A Little History My mom grew up during the depression. The styleContinue reading “BROW TRENDS – THE CHANGING STYLE OF EYEBROWS”

PET SITTING TRIP TO SAVANNA, GEORGIA

I recently had the opportunity to pet sit my “grand kitty” Lina. My daughter who lives in Savannah, GA needed to take a business trip and asked “Mimi” to help take care of her cat Lina. I was happy to to be able to help out. My daughter’s trip was just long enough to needContinue reading “PET SITTING TRIP TO SAVANNA, GEORGIA”

JOY THIEF

“Comparison is the thief of joy.” Theodore Roosevelt Our very “social world” has connected us in amazing ways. It also has a “dark side”. The constant visual influence of the “highlight reel” of others lives can make us feel “less than” and “unworthy”. Give some thought to where you focus your eyes. To much timeContinue reading “JOY THIEF”

WINTER CABIN TRIP – FEBRUARY 2021

Robby and I always make a trip to our cabin in the woods in February. This is our anniversary month and we love to celebrate in our “Happy Place”. This year’s trip did not disappoint. The weather in Western North Carolina in February can be quite tricky. We have had times of extreme cold, soakingContinue reading “WINTER CABIN TRIP – FEBRUARY 2021”

FINDING HAPPINESS AND JOY IN 2021

The new year, 2021, holds hope for finding happiness and joy. What does that really mean? Because these words are often used interchangeably, knowing the difference will help you manage your emotions. First, let’s define happiness and joy. Happiness is a state of well-being, contentment or pleasure. Joy is the emotion that comes from theContinue reading “FINDING HAPPINESS AND JOY IN 2021”

MY CONFESSION – I LOVE CHOCOLATE

From the time I was a little girl sitting in the floor, eating M&Ms, I have loved chocolate. I wish that I could explain my feelings for this bittersweet treat. I do not have a sweet tooth. In fact, I prefer savory over sweet. But for chocolate, I can only confess that I love you!Continue reading “MY CONFESSION – I LOVE CHOCOLATE”

HOW TO UPDATE YOUR WARDROBE

My favorite delivery arrived this week. It is my quarterly box from Stitch Fix. I open it with excitement and am always pleasantly surprised. This is my secret to how to update your wardrobe. How It All Began Several years ago I realized that my closet was full of outdated and even worn out clothes.Continue reading “HOW TO UPDATE YOUR WARDROBE”