Journal

Design Inspiration

Color. Nature. Texture. Art. So many things can inspire me to create an innovative design. Inspiration usually comes when I least expect it. Swarovski Crystals, a hank of yarn, a tv...

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Iaso® Tea - A Natural Gentle Cleanse

Being immuno-compromised, I wanted something to support a healthy immune system. BUT, I had several requirements: all natural approval from my radiologist a gentle cleanse

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Three 2019 Weddings

Who doesn't love a wedding? Two people in love making a commitment to one another. Vowing before friends, family, and God to love, honor and cherish one another. For richer...

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Lily

Designing this shawl pattern was a wonderful experience. Chandi, the Owner of Expression Fiber Arts, is an extremely talented dyer, with creativity for days.

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Self-care and Emotional Support

My daddy used to say, "life isn't fair". We all know how true that is. So, self-care is imperative. It's not selfish, it's necessary. Self-care covers many facets but today, I...

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NutraBurst

Prior to cancer, I was not very big on taking vitamins. Honestly, I thought they were a waste of time and money. But, now that I am immuno-compromised, I view things very differently. 

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Leopard Print Heels

OK. Fun fact. I'm obsessed with shoes. And I LOVE a good leopard print. It is a powerful addition to any wardrobe because it can take something drab and make it come to...

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Homemade Soup Warms the Soul

Blending seasonings, melding flavors, trying new recipes, creating new dishes. Something about homemade cooking brings me joy. If you haven't already guessed, #funfact, I love to cook.

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Water Intake

About 60% of the body is water, and we all know that hydration is vitally essential. But how much should we drink?

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She Designed a Life She Loved

This statement is powerful. As a woman, mother, and wife, I am affectionate, caring, and nurturing. But as a businesswoman, I feel the pressure of success. 

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Fighting Back

After having a reconstructive mastectomy, it was clear I needed to make some lifestyle changes. My energy was low and I was always tired. Yes, I realize double major surgery [requiring...

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Holiday Cooking Memories

Cooking is something I enjoy. It's a skill my sweet Nana gifted to me, lovingly teaching me every aspect. She always allowed me to help her in the kitchen when...

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Breathe...Exhale

Breathe. Such a powerful word. Please know that I write this with the highest respect this magnanimous word is due.

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My Favorite Flower? Peonies!

My all-time favorite flower is the peony. The first bouquet of peonies that I ever received, came from my husband, Todd, when we first started dating. They were absolutely beautiful.

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The Value of Health

At 28, I was married with a 3-year-old and 6-month-old twins [all girls]. Fit, trim, and full of life, I played volleyball, enjoyed biweekly kickboxing classes, and leg pressed 200...

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Beautifully Blended Family

As I mentioned in my last blog, Todd and I married in August 2019. Between us we have eight adult children – Michael [and his wife, Megan], Jasmine [and her...

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