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I planned my whole life on a Saturday

Since moving to Charlotte (what I can’t believe has been) three years ago, we have been very fortunate (though intentional) to surround ourselves with positive, motivating friends. Last new year, one of my girlfriends invited us over to her place for a New Years Day brunch.  We talked about what we would be hoping for…

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Getting down to a four hour workweek

I read The 4-Hour Workweek by Timothy Ferriss almost two years ago, and I still think about it regularly.  This book actually was the kick in the pants I needed to start getting into motion out of the career that I didn’t enjoy and the lifestyle that was making me miserable.  It’s such a must-read that…

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5 (Affordable) Design Tips from Our HGTV Cruise

As 2015 is winding down, I’m gathering all our plans for next year, and among them is FINALLY redecorating our house.  We’ve now lived here just a little over a year and we promised that we wouldn’t do anything too drastic for the first year until we figured out how we really used our space, so…

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Easy Appetizers for Hassle Free Holiday Entertaining

The holidays are an amazing time for catching up, which in my family means EATING NON-STOP! I’ve picked up hosting duties over the past few years, and found that you can really break the bank going crazy over feeding your guests. Luckily, fellow bloggers and recipe sites have been my savior in finding quick, cheap…