One of my favorite things about spring is the promise of something new. My corner of the world wakes up from its long winter's nap, stretches, and bursts forth in various shades of green, speckled with colorful, fragrant flowers. Like fall, it's a season of change, and I sure do love a good change. I … Continue reading Wake Up! It’s Spring!
I went to Parris Island, South Carolina in 2003 to pick up a complete stranger from boot camp. When Kyle enlisted in the Marine Corps, we were already married with our first daughter, so he was considerably older than the other recruits. That didn't save him, though, from exactly what boot camp is designed to … Continue reading The Lowcountry
I'm back home following a weekend of beach-bummin', road-trippin', and sight-seein'! To celebrate a certain someone's 13th birthday, we took a trip back to where she was born: Beaufort, South Carolina. It has been a decade since our family has been back to our old stomping grounds, and it was fascinating to see how much … Continue reading In Bloom