Empty Next to Empty Nest

This past weekend the nest officially became empty as we celebrated a milestone in my son’s life.  He graduated from college!  Family came into town for the graduation ceremony and others arrived in time for the dinner celebration. As if we had not celebrated enough, we invited everyone over the…

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4 Steps to better self care

4 Steps to better self care

The older I get the more I realize the need for and the value of “me time.”  Lately I’ve been super busy and super stressed.  The busier I got the less I made time for myself.  Long work days, stressing over things I …
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How To Rock the Pearl Trend in 2018

How To Rock the Pearl Trend in 2018

“A woman needs ropes and ropes of pearls.”  Coco Chanel Pearls are a classic that has made a comeback!  Designers have found a way to reinvent them and make them fun. We no longer have to wear a strand of pearls around our neck.  We …
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It’s A Wrap!

It’s A Wrap!

Hey there Sunshine! We survived Christmas! I can honestly say that this was the first Christmas where I really wasn’t ready. I always say I’m not ready but this year, I REALLY wasn’t to ready. Yes, I was ready to celebrate the real meaning …
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Surviving Black Friday on a Budget

Surviving Black Friday on a Budget

  Hi Sunshine!  I hope you had a great Thanksgiving.  We hosted Thanksgiving dinner as usual however, this year we had a few additional guest.   It was a great day of fun, food and lots of laughter but boy am I pooped.  It’s after …
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