Peach Cobbler – Just like Grandma Made

Peach Cobbler – Just like Grandma Made

As a kid, summer was my favorite time of year. Not just because school was out, but because I would spend most of my summer break in Georgia at my Grandparents’ house. My siblings and I had free rein hundreds of acres. We built forts, picked blackberries, played hide-and-go-seak, and occasionally in the late afternoons, [...]

DIY: Tie-Dye Masks

DIY: Tie-Dye Masks

Trend Alert! What’s the hottest accessory for the summer season? You guessed it, wearing a mask. And it's a great opportunity to show self-expression and creativity.  In my county, masks are required in public buildings including grocery stores, restaurants, and airports just to name a few. While I can agree they are universally uncomfortable for [...]

I Tried Yoga for a Month

I Tried Yoga for a Month

Picture this, everything around you is closed except for grocery stores and your place of work. You have watched everything Netflix has to offer, burned a hole through your walking shoes from all the evening strolls around the neighborhood, and most of all, you have shown no restraint when it comes to your diet. So [...]

Birthday Weekend

Birthday Weekend

I feel like all blog posts now begin with during COVID or before COVID, I had plans to or want to do x, y, and z (you fill in the blank). I wanted to spend my Birthday weekend with Aaron in the mountains. We looked into Airbnbs to rent and different places to visit months [...]

Create Your Own Anthem

Create Your Own Anthem

Music is a powerful way to send a message. Sonnets and poems have been written for centuries to tell stories and evoke emotion. The military uses cadence calls while running or marching to maintain the correct beat. Music can change your mood in an instant. A song you haven't heard in years can teleport you [...]

Blackout Tuesday

Blackout Tuesday

I struggle with the correct words during times of difficulty. Usually, I try to keep things light, but as I scroll through endless videos of protests and millions of people fighting for change in the street, I cannot sit silent. The murder of George Floyd in Minnesota last week was tragic, leading people to take [...]