How to Take the Risk in 4 Easy Steps

The other day while watching the local news there was a story about a 10 year old chef. I watched as she worked feverishly in the mock television kitchen preparing something to show her viewers; she could really hold her own in the culinary world. I can’t recall what she was whisking and pouring that day or what […]

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Why Pointy People Rule

I attended a conference a few months ago where several big Virginia colleges talked about what they want to see in their applicants. The University of Virginia is one of the most competitive universities and probably the most desired by Virginia students and parents alike. As a school counselor I can’t tell you how many […]

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A Lipstick Tag

I’ve seen a few lipstick tag posts on the blogesphere and I was going to pass because even I am getting tired of hearing me talk about lipstick but, as someone with a lipstick addiction it can be hard to say no. Hey, admitting your problem is the first step in recovery right? Although, I am not […]

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Sticks and Stones…How to Shake it Off and Be Happy

Two weeks ago as I sat on my deck I noticed a weird feeling in the pit of my stomach . It was Sunday morning and one of my favorite things to do when the weather is nice, is to sit outside on my deck. You will usually find me there with a cup of coffee, […]

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My Best… Life

In my most recent O magazine issue I was inspired by a quick interview with Danielle Brooks aka Taystee from Orange is the New Black (I can’t wait to binge watch the newest season). She also plays Sophia in the The Color Purple on Broadway. It was a Live Your Best Life series. Since I […]

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My Trunk Club Bounty

  Most of you have heard of subscription boxes by now. So many of them are gaining popularity and they are conveniently delivering everything from makeup samples to dog toys right to your front door. My first experience was with a beauty subscription box- Glossybox. It was 21 bucks a month and they promised that you would receive a full […]

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Recharge and Refresh In 3 Easy Steps

So, I had every intention of doing a post on Trunk Club. I just started this clothing subscription service to update my spring/summer capsule wardrobe and I wanted to tell you all about it, but this has been a challenging week and so I have decided to talk about what I actually need right now. An […]

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