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Month: March 2018

Wanderlusting: An Evening Winter Hike

“No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.” ~ Hal Borland Friday In a previous post, I had mentioned (Okay I was vague-blogging) a family health issue which was part of the reason I had flown home. I also have to thank you guys so much for the outpouring of love, prayers, and just all around support I received ….

Wanderlusting: Family Time is the Best Time

“The most important thing in the world is family and love.” ~ John Wooden Delays and Anxiety Last week I headed home and as you read here, travel was a nightmare, but Delta legit wooed me, letting me wait in the Sky Lounge, security was a breeze, and of course PEET’S! (Seriously they need to change their name and add ….

What DO I Wear?!?! More Spring Transitions

“Clothes is just something you put on to cover yourself… fashion is a way to communicate.” ~ Dries van Noten Transitions Its beginning to feel a lot warmer… okay, okay it might be a touch of wishful thinking. But after four nor’easters in two weeks, I am grasping and not letting go of every degree and sun ray. The struggle ….

Wander Eats: The Storage Room

“If I could have lived as an actress in any period, it would have been the 1920s – I would have loved to have been part of that speakeasy era.” ~ Lauren Bacall The Upper East Side  Guys the Upper East Side is getting hip. Okay it has always been hip. Despite its’ “stuck up,” old money, and Gossip Girl ….

Mystery Blogger Award and Unique Blogger Award

“The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members.” ~ Coretta Scott King THANK YOU JAMIE! I was generously nominated by the incredible Jamie at Don’t Give A Jam for not one, but TWO awards! Since life has been insane, I haven’t gotten around to doing them until now. But I honestly can ….

Sunday Spa Days: Lush Bath Bombs

“Being pampered is great, but sometimes I like to do those things myself because it’s a little therapeutic and gives me some downtime for myself – and I need that.” ~ Annie Ilonzeh Sunday Spa Days We all need a little TLC from time to time, and spa days are the perfect way to do that. There is something incredibly ….

Friday Favorites: Charleston Pictures

“Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever… it remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.” ~ Aaron Siskind One or a Dozen If you know me, you know I am that annoying person who doesn’t take just one picture, but a dozen. And let’s not even talk about ….

A Kinda Kate Recap

“Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.” ~ Charles R. Swindoll Missing Charleston Since I came back from Charleston, life has been all kinda of hectic with many ups and downs, (The reason my Charleston posts took forever to upload and I have been horrible about communication. I am sorry guys!) I won’t ….

What DO I Wear?!?! Transitioning to Spring

“I love the idea of embracing your curves and loving yourself while expressing it through fashion.” ~ Hayley Hasselhoff Transitioning Seasons While the weather may have reached a Winter impasse, my mind is solely focused on Spring. With that comes switching my wardrobe out to items with brighter colors, lighter materials, and maybe the occasional floral piece here and there. ….

Wanderlusting: Calhoun Mansion and City Market

“Charleston has something for everyone, rain or shine. Its architecture is unparalleled. Carriage rides are great for seeing the city and hearing the history behind certain houses and the area.” ~ Thomas Gibson Sweatshirt Hunting I woke up saddened that it was my last day, but super ecstatic because we saved two of my favorite things for last. We showered ….