I Met James Blunt at Ed Sheeran’s Concert in Raleigh, NC | #DividedTour

That's right people! Ed freaking Sheeran and James freaking Blunt! Ya'll, I was on the 7th row... from the TOP, yes nose bleed section, but the fact I was in the same room as Ed Sheeran was enough for me. I bought these tickets for my sister's birthday back in March, we had to wait 6 months! It was worth the wait -- I got some pretty epic pictures and videos! Pre-concert selfie for the win! First up with James Blunt. I've been a fan of his since like day one back in 2004 when You're … [Read more...]

Bookroo | The Perfect Book Subscription Box For Young Children

I am always on the look out for books for the kids. So when I stumbled upon Bookroo a book subscription box, I was simply in love with them. Now that 3 out of the 4 are able to read, when they come visit for the summer break. I try to have a good collection of books for them to have. There's nothing more special, than a child that loves to read - if you ask me. Basically, Bookroo is a monthly book subscription box for children ages 0-2 who receive 3 board books and children 2-6 who … [Read more...]

Here’s 6 Authentic Southern Values – Welcome to the South Ya’ll!

What makes us proud of being from the South? The South isn’t just a place printed on your ID, it’s a state of mind. The South is associated with certain Southern values, traditions, foods and even outfits, but more than that, the South is a set of authentic values. Those values are what make us proud of being from the South. There are so many I can name, but these are the top Southern values that are meaningful in my life. Welcome to the South, Here's 6 Authentic Southern … [Read more...]

I’m Going To Give You A Bear Hug | Book Review

I'm Going To Give You A Bear Hug! Written by bestselling author Caroline B. Cooney, is a playful and comforting bedtime book that imagines all the wonderful ways a child might give and receive a hug. Whether it’s a big bear, gasp for air, knock over a chair hug or a wet and drippy, slimy, slippy fish hug, children will giggle their way through all the imaginative examples. Cooney’s sweet and simple rhymes encourage playful interaction between parent and child and ultimately help them wind … [Read more...]

When Jesus Was a Green-Eyed Brunette: Loving People Like God Does

I love when you're able to judge a book by it's cover, when I first picked up When Jesus Was A Green-Eyed Brunette by Max Davis. The Christian life is not a matter of behaving like Christ, but of allowing Christ Himself to live in and through us. I am crucified with Christ; and it is no longer I who live, but it is Christ who lives in me.— Galatians 2:20 When Jesus Was a Green-Eyed Brunette weaves heartwarming and miraculous stories of Jesus showing up in ordinary people, revealing that He … [Read more...]