Newvember Resolution

Posted by admin on November 10, 2014

Many people find the holidays stressful. The days are chock-o-block with social gatherings, shopping, travel, and family. All of these things are wonderful, but admittedly we can all get a little worn down over the next few months. But I’ve found a great, natural stress reliever, and I am going… Read the rest of this entry »

Books: Uniquely Portable Magic

Posted by admin on August 7, 2014

As kids gear up to go back to school, I suddenly realize how long it has been since I truly spent some good ol’ fashioned time with a book in my hands. I used to love reading. Don’t get me wrong. I still read. I read all the time—status updates,… Read the rest of this entry »

Weather wise or Otherwise?

Posted by admin on July 1, 2014

Summer is finally here! And just in time. I can’t wait to get outside! I was starting to get cabin fever! Whether escaping to the beach for a weeklong vacation or just hitting the backyard for a barbecue, July is the perfect month to spend time with friends and family… Read the rest of this entry »

Lessons from The Beatles

Posted by admin on June 16, 2014

This year, The Beatles seem to be everywhere I look–magazine covers, TV specials, and even blog posts. This resurgence of The Fab Four’s omnipresence is probably because January marked the fiftieth anniversary of The Beatles’ American invasion, but what most people don’t know is that June actually marks the release… Read the rest of this entry »

Relish Today. Ketchup Tomorrow.

Posted by admin on May 8, 2014

Hey everyone! Summer is finally here! Am I the only one excited? Not only is May our first taste of summer, but it’s also National Barbecue Month, so I’m bustin’ out my tongs and heatin’ up the grill. However, a barbecue can sometimes end up being more stressful than it… Read the rest of this entry »

Spring-Cleaning with a Vengeance!

Posted by admin on April 2, 2014

Hey everybody! Can you feel that? Yes, it’s April! You know what that means? Spring is finally here! Hip, hip hooray! But while I’m so excited to welcome back warmer weather and longer afternoons, the dusty promise of spring-cleaning looms in front of me. This year, however, I’m taking a… Read the rest of this entry »

Green Thumb Wannabes?

Posted by admin on March 13, 2014

Hey everybody! I’m excited for March because it means spring is just around the corner. Longer days, sunny afternoons, barbecues and the ice cream man are ready to make a comeback. And it’s about time! On another note, are any of you thinking of trying to develop a green thumb… Read the rest of this entry »

Love Thy Neighbor

Posted by admin on February 13, 2014

It’s February, which means love is in the air and spring is right around the corner—thank goodness! Even though February usually reminds us how much we love that special someone in our life, I think most of us often forget how important it is to love those around us as… Read the rest of this entry »

Vortex Shmortex

Posted by admin on January 15, 2014

Hey Friends! Can you believe how crazy winter has been this year? All these polar vortexes and arctic blasts are really taking their toll. • Parts of Canada and the northeastern US were blanketed with up to 2ft (60cm) of snow in just a matter of days. • More… Read the rest of this entry »

The Chill Factor

Posted by admin on December 16, 2013

I don’t know why, but it seems like this time of year getting out of bed is so much harder than it usually is. The cooler air might make getting out from under the covers much less attractive than sleeping in, but the world doesn’t stop turning just because winter… Read the rest of this entry »

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