Tuesday 13th April 2021,
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Make Saturday Sweeter: Leave Behind Lolli-Flowers

When one of our incredible blog readers, Shalon, posted a comment about Kind Over Matter, I immediately went to their website. It was love at first sight. Shalon mentioned “Lolli-Flowers” that she read about on Kind Over Matter , and [...]

April 28, 2012 Blog Posts, DIY Fun, Style
Inspiring Our Children – Carolina Pad Collection

Inspiring Our Children – Carolina Pad Collection

I can’t believe my LuLu is in pre-school. Where does the time go? As Gretchen Rubin so eloquently stated in her book, The Happiness Project, “The days are long, but the years are short.” That quote sticks with me because [...]

March 4, 2011 Blog Posts, Quotes, Style

Link to the Full 5-Part Holiday Gift Guide: View Online or Download

As I promised in my last post, the full 5-part gift guide (plus even more gifts, ideas, and tips!!) was published on LifeGloss. If you haven’t had a chance to read through all 5 posts, you can just flip through [...]

December 6, 2010 Blog Posts, Style

Without Judgment: Learning from Project Runway Winner Gretchen Jones

Last night was the season finale of Project Runway. I have an addiction to that show- something about seeing people create inspires me. The creation of gorgeous clothing also inspires me to switch out of my baggy sweatpants and throw [...]

October 29, 2010 Balance, Blog Posts, Life, Spark, Style

10 Ways to Make Ordinary Activities Extraordinary

It may just be a regular old pair of shoes, but a little glue, some glitter, and a couple of gemstones, and you’ve got a pair of ruby slippers that can take you anywhere. Alright, so maybe be-dazzling is not [...]

October 8, 2010 Blog Posts, Life, Self-Love, Shop, Spark, Style
Inspired by Meaningful Jewelry

Inspired by Meaningful Jewelry

I love jewelry, especially when it holds a special meaning. Years ago I bought a simple gold initial ring. I engraved the initials “I M” on the front and on the inside engraved the word “blessed”. No one could see [...]

September 20, 2010 Blog Posts, DIY Fun, Self-Love, Shop, Style
Midday Break: Write a Note, Celebrate a Friend

Midday Break: Write a Note, Celebrate a Friend

Yesterday in my inbox, I received a message from a woman I’ve long admired, Tanea Smith, founder of She’s Got Papers. A paper and pen girl herself, it’s no wonder we get along so well. I was so enamored by [...]

September 9, 2010 Blog Posts, DIY Fun, Style
In Love with Love: Romantic Style

In Love with Love: Romantic Style

When I saw this photo of the girl on the swing, it screamed “romance”. Loose curls, light and airy dress, soft makeup- she almost looks angelic. I felt a bit inspired to live passionately just by looking at the photo. [...]

September 8, 2010 Blog Posts, Self-Love, Style
Midday Break: Inspired to Say "Thank You"

Midday Break: Inspired to Say "Thank You"

Of course, after a party, it’s customary to send thank you notes (even if mine go out a little late). But, when I went to Target the other day I found the most adorable thank you notes ON SALE- 50 [...]

September 1, 2010 Blog Posts, My Life, Style
babys breath

Midday Break: Spread Happiness

Giving someone flowers unexpectedly holds a lot of meaning. Different cultures have used flower giving as a way to signify everything from love, friendship, loyalty, to compassion, trust, and future wealth. And, each flower has a meaning of its own. [...]

August 26, 2010 Blog Posts, DIY Fun, Style